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Career Development Centre: Summer Opening Hours

Sunday, 13 November 2016

Starts: 14 Nov 2016 9:00 a.m.
Finishes: 24 Feb 2017 5:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Information Services Building, 65 Albany Street
Want help with planning your career or getting your CV and cover letter sorted? Come and see us during the summer break!
The Career Development Centre is open from Monday 9 January (Mon - Fri, 9am - 5pm).

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CV Seminar: How to Write Great CVs and Cover Letters

Thursday, 16 February 2017

Starts: 17 Feb 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 17 Feb 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 6
This is a workshop that will give you tips for writing your CV
and cover letters. Ideal for anyone starting to write CV's and cover letters.
Essential for students to attend a workshop prior to a one on
one CV check.

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Settling in Dunedin - Community Support. Migrant Connect

Monday, 20 February 2017

Starts: 20 Feb 2017 5:30 p.m.
Finishes: 20 Feb 2017 7:30 p.m.
Venue: Dunedin Community House, Alexander McMillan room (upstairs) 301 Moray Place Dunedin
Free information sessions for Migrants Settling in Dunedin and any interested students or staff

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Successful Interviews – How to Get that Job

Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Starts: 22 Feb 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 22 Feb 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 12
This seminar is targeted at anyone who is preparing for an interview.

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CV Tutorial

Thursday, 23 February 2017

Starts: 24 Feb 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 24 Feb 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 8
An interactive tutorial with up to 8 participants.Look at your CV from an employer’s viewpoint, share your experiences and suggestions within the group, learn what works within your CV and ways in which you may improve on what you have already.

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McKinsey and Company Employer Presentation

Monday, 27 February 2017

Starts: 28 Feb 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 28 Feb 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 46
You are warmly invited to McKinsey and Company's employer presentation at 12 pm on 28 February 2017 in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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The Boston Consulting Group Employer Presentation

Tuesday, 28 February 2017

Starts: 28 Feb 2017 5:30 p.m.
Finishes: 28 Feb 2017 7:30 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre G30 (a)
Remaining places: 38
You are warmly invited to The Boston Consulting Group's Employer Presentation at 5:30 pm on 28 February in the Hunter Centre G30 (a).

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NZ Police Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre Rooms 118 & 119
Remaining places: 60
You are warmly invited to the New Zealand Police employer presentation on 1 March at 1 pm in the Hunter Centre Rooms 118 & 119.

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What are the Expectations of Employers?

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Starts: 1 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 1 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 10
Many graduate employers say that they will only look at job applicants who have some type of work experience. Many employment applications require candidates to illustrate their competencies in various areas by giving examples of where you gained these skills.

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EY (Ernst & Young) Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre 122 & 123
Remaining places: 60
You are warmly invited to EY's employer presentation at 11 am on Thursday 2 March 2017 in the Hunter Centre 122 & 123.

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EY (Ernst & Young) Employer Presentation

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.
Remaining places: 50
You are warmly invited to EY's employer presentation at 3 pm on Thursday 2 March 2017 in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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EY (Ernst & Young) Employer Presentation

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.
Remaining places: 50
You are warmly invited to EY's networking event at 5 pm on Thursday 2 March 2017 in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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First NZ Capital Employer Presentation

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 2 Mar 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 2 Mar 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Hunter Centre G30 (a)
Remaining places: 40
You are warmly invited to First NZ Capital's employer presentation on 2 March 2017 in the Hunter Centre G30 (a). McGregor Fea and Laura Manson who are both Investment Banking Analysts will present. Please attend if you would like to find out more about FNZC and their graduate recruitment program.

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Job Application Masterclass - CVs, Coverletters, & Personal Statements

Thursday, 2 March 2017

Starts: 3 Mar 2017 10:00 a.m.
Finishes: 3 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre Seminar Room
Remaining places: 8
Get your CV and Cover Letter sorted in this hands-on and interactive session. Aimed at students who have attended a CV seminar but need some more support to finish a winning CV and cover letter.

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Forsyth Barr Employer Presentation

Sunday, 5 March 2017

Starts: 6 Mar 2017 10:30 a.m.
Finishes: 6 Mar 2017 12:30 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
You re warmly invited to Forsyth Barr's employer presentation brunch on 6 March 2017 at 10:30 am in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room. Tim Henderson, Investment Banking Associate and Sarah Reeves, Investment Banking Analyst will be presenting.

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Reserve Bank of New Zealand Employer Presentation

Monday, 6 March 2017

Starts: 6 Mar 2017 1:00 p.m.
Finishes: 6 Mar 2017 3:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.
Remaining places: 50
You are warmly invited to the Reserve Bank of New Zealand employer presentation on 6 March 2017 at 1 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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Deloitte Graduate Information Evening

Monday, 6 March 2017

Starts: 6 Mar 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 6 Mar 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Hutton Theatre, Otago Museum
You are warmly invited to Deloitte's Graduate Information Evening on 6 March 2017 at 6 pm in the Hutton Theatre (Otago Museum).

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2017 Accounting, Law and Finance Expo

Monday, 6 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link, Union
This is your opportunity to meet face to face with employers and recently appointed graduates from successful organisations, as well as find out about their current recruitment, what they look for when appointing graduates, summer internships, trends/issues in the world of work and much more.

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The Treasury Employer Presentation

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: The Hunter Centre G30 a & b
Remaining places: 80
You are warmly invited to The Treasury Employer Presentation on 7 March 2017 at 5 pm in the Hunter Centre G30 a & b. This will be followed by a mix and mingle session.

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KPMG Networking Evening

Tuesday, 7 March 2017

Starts: 7 Mar 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 7 Mar 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 48
You are warmly welcomed to attend the KPMG Networking Evening on 7 March 2017 at 6 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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Fonterra Employer Presentation

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Starts: 10 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Finishes: 10 Mar 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Gallery Restaurant, downstairs at the Staff Club
Remaining places: 130
You are warmly invited to Fonterra's mix and mingle session on Friday 10 March at 12 pm in the Gallery Restaurant, downstairs at the Staff Club.

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CV Seminar: How to Write Great CVs and Cover Letters

Thursday, 16 March 2017

Starts: 17 Mar 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 17 Mar 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 8
This is a workshop that will give you tips for writing your CV
and cover letters. Ideal for anyone starting to write CV's and cover letters.
Essential for students to attend a workshop prior to a one on
one CV check.

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Disney International Recruitment Employer Presentation

Monday, 3 April 2017

Starts: 3 Apr 2017 6:00 p.m.
Finishes: 3 Apr 2017 8:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 49
You are warmly invited to the Disney International Recruitment Employer Presentation on 3 April 2017 in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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2017 Otago Career Fair

Tuesday, 2 May 2017

Starts: 3 May 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 3 May 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link, Union
The fair is open to all levels of students at Otago and is your opportunity to meet with employers and recently appointed graduates from organisations, as well as find out about their current recruitment, summer internships, trends/issues in the world of work and much more.

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Clemenger Group Employer Presentation

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Starts: 3 May 2017 5:00 p.m.
Finishes: 3 May 2017 7:00 p.m.
Venue: Centre for Innovation Seminar Room
Remaining places: 50
You are warmly invited to the Clemenger Group Employer Presentation on 3 May 2017 at 5 pm in the Centre for Innovation Seminar Room.

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2017 ICT Expo

Wednesday, 3 May 2017

Starts: 4 May 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 4 May 2017 2:00 p.m.
Venue: The Link, Union
This is your opportunity to meet face to face with employers and recently appointed graduates from successful ICT organisations, as well as find out about their current recruitment, what they look for when appointing graduates, summer internships, trends/issues in the world of work and much more.

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What are the Expectations of Employers?

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

Starts: 21 Jun 2017 3:00 p.m.
Finishes: 21 Jun 2017 4:00 p.m.
Venue: Career Development Centre, Seminar Room
Remaining places: 9
Many graduate employers say that they will only look at job applicants who have some type of work experience. Many employment applications require candidates to illustrate their competencies in various areas by giving examples of where you gained these skills.

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CV Seminar: How to Write Great CVs and Cover Letters

Thursday, 31 August 2017

Starts: 1 Sep 2017 11:00 a.m.
Finishes: 1 Sep 2017 12:00 p.m.
Venue: Seminar Room Career Development Centre
Remaining places: 10
This is a workshop that will give you tips for writing your CV
and cover letters. Ideal for anyone starting to write CV's and cover letters.
Essential for students to attend a workshop prior to a one on
one CV check.

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