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October 2017

Wed
25
Oct
Ivan Wants Ruiz Workshop
Workshop
How to Tell a Story that Sells with Ivan Wanis Ruiz

Human beings are hardwired for storytelling. However, telling a compelling story that people buy into is not easy. Have you ever presented an idea but failed to close the deal? This interactive workshop will help you advance your communications skills by teaching you how to craft a simple yet persuasive story that sells. Not only will you have time to practice and receive instant feedback, but you will also be able to network before and after the session.

By the end of the workshop you will be able to:

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September 2017

Fri
22
Sep
vancouver-startup-week
Other
Vancouver Startup Week 2017

Alumni Career Services has purchased 15 VSW General Access Passes for UBC Sauder Alumni ($389.08 in value per pass). Access the promo code (CWL login required) to reserve your free pass.  

Vancouver Startup Week (VSW) connects entrepreneurs, investors, community leaders, and friends to build momentum and opportunity around our community’s unique entrepreneurial identity.

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Thu
21
Sep
alumni reception with howard soon
Networking
Alumni Reception at Sandhill

Kick-off wine festival with Howard Soon, BSc’74, Master Winemaker

This summer, Sandhill master winemaker Howard Soon, BSc’74, is retiring after working on an incredible 37 consecutive vintages. This September in Kelowna, join him for a special evening reception with brief program where you’ll enjoy Sandhill’s award-winning wines paired with a gourmet menu that will be a foodie’s delight. The menu will be presented by the Okanagan College Culinary Arts team under the direction of Chef Bernard Casavant.

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Sat
16
Sep
welcome home party ubc
Other
Welcome Home Party

The Alumni Party of the Year Century!

On May 4th, we launched alumni UBC 100, a year-long celebration of our alumni association’s 100th anniversary. A small group of UBC’s first graduates formed alumni UBC back in 1917. Now we’re more than 325,000 strong, with an alumni body that spans over 140 countries.

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Sat
16
Sep
alumni day at homecoming
Networking
Alumni Day at Homecoming

Since 1917, more than 325,000 UBC students have graduated, become alumni, and gone out to make their mark on the world. This fall, to celebrate alumni UBC‘s 100th year, we are welcoming them back for Alumni Day at Homecoming.

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Wed
13
Sep
Techfest Vancouver
Networking
Techfest Vancouver 2017

Techfest Vancouver is one of Canada’s Leading Career Events happening this Fall. Techfest attracts up to 1,000 attendees, more than 300 career opportunities, and up to 15 hiring companies. Hiring company executives pitch a crowd of potential employees on why they’re the best employer in the room. Visit Techfest for more information. 

UBC Sauder Alumni can get 50% off the ticket price. Click the button above to view the discount code. 

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