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October 2016

Tue
11
Oct
Workshop
Creating a Powerful LinkedIn Profile

Your LinkedIn profile is the place to show off your greatest successes and future aspirations. It’s also a chance to make a good first impression, whether it’s with a future employer, current colleague, or a potential client looking at your past experience before a meeting. 

Find out how you can create a standout LinkedIn profile and increase your profile views. Topics will include:

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Thu
06
Oct
Other
MaRS FinTech Canada Series - Vancouver #FinTechCA

Want to connect with Canada’s largest FinTech hub? We’re coming to your city.

We’re bringing together the FinTech community in Canada like never before, in order to foster new collaboration, increase community engagement and share knowledge. If you work in finance or technology, you need to be here.

The MaRS #FinTechCA series is crossing three cities in three weeks—Vancouver, Ottawa and Montreal—for a national series of fireside chats and keynotes to address the latest technology trends and regulatory changes rocking the financial world.

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Wed
05
Oct
Other
Great Trekker Series: Toronto – With Dominic Barton, BA’84, LLD’12

As Global Managing Partner of McKinsey & Company, the world’s premier management consultancy, Dominic Barton, BA’84, LLD’12, is uniquely positioned to identify the qualities that make a great leader. In fact, throughout his 30-year career with the firm, he has made it his mission to meet and learn from top leaders worldwide. Join him for an intimate conversation as he shares experiences from his personal journey since graduating from UBC as well as some lessons he has learned about leadership and life.

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Wed
05
Oct
Networking
UBC Tech Crawl - ACL

On Wednesday, October 5th, Tech Crawl will give students and alumni the opportunity to network, create connections, and learn from top companies in Vancouver's rapid-growing technology sector.

Founded in 1987, ACL is owning the conversation in cloud-based governance, risk and compliance (GRC) solutions, and data analytics by working with nearly 90% of the Fortune 500. Their platform supports more than 100,000 GRC professionals in 150+ countries.

Don't miss this opportunity to learn about ACL and their work.

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Tue
04
Oct
Networking
Scotiabank Economic Forum 2016

YOU’RE INVITED TO THE 2016 SCOTIABANK ECONOMIC FORUM

Following a light breakfast networking reception, learn about the implications and opportunities that the global economy presents, through Scotiabank’s Senior Vice-President and Chief Economist Jean-François Perrault’s expert market knowledge.

SPEAKER BIOGRAPHY

Jean-François Perrault

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Mon
03
Oct
Workshop
Alumni Job Search Workshop

Take a proactive step with your job search. Participate in an intensive and interactive, three-day workshop designed to streamline your efforts and get you the career results you want. 

You’ll complete daily activities and learn how to:
• Focus your job search
• Target your resume and cover letters 
• Research and navigate the job market 
• Prepare for and practice interviews

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