Webinars Archive

July 2017

Wed
26
Jul
Wilson Lee
Webinar
Live Webinar – Three Secrets to Harness the Power of “The Mastermind Group”

Featuring Wilson Lee, BA’09

Who you spend time with influences the person you eventually become. This is the wisdom underpinning the Mastermind Group, a concept practiced across a range of professional industries. The Mastermind is the ongoing connection and collaboration of a group of like-minded professionals who support each other, provide mentorship, and collectively move each member of the group towards greater success.

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May 2017

Wed
17
May
Live Webinar – From Boss to Leader: 3 Keys to Authentic Leadership
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Live Webinar – From Boss to Leader: 3 Keys to Authentic Leadership
Rosalyn C. Raindancer, BA’06

In the last 10 years, the business world has been ushering a new era of fewer bosses and more leaders—and for good reason.

Leadership—the ability to effectively influence and inspire a group of people to work towards a shared vision—has become a quintessential skill whether you are a CEO at the top or a mailroom worker at the bottom.

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April 2017

Wed
12
Apr
Webinar
Live Webinar: Marketing Your Best Self Online

Do your social profiles present you as a trusted professional others would want to hire?  Does your LinkedIn profile look like a half finished resume?  Let’s face facts – we all use the internet to research – movies, food, products and people.  What do you want others to find when they search for you?

In this live webinar, presented by Nicola Fairweather, you will learn the basics on how to set up and maintain a consistent online brand across all social channels.

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March 2017

Tue
28
Mar
Best practices for Maternity Leave
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Making It Work! Best Practices for Managing Maternity Leaves

Women make up approximately 50% of Canada’s labour force. Of the working women who do become mothers, 90% will take a maternity leave. However, 36% of new mothers feel that taking maternity leave negatively impacts their opportunity for promotions, career development and career progression.

This webinar is for anyone who employs, leads, manages, trains, coaches or otherwise supports mothers in the workplace, including adoptive, pregnant and parenting women.

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Wed
15
Mar
Webinar
Live Webinar: Personal Branding, Professional Success: Misconceptions, Myths and Three Tips for Leveling Up

Do you want to know how to create and leverage a strong personal brand to achieve more professional success? alumni UBC has invited alumna Katherine Lazaruk, BEd’95, one of Vancouver’s most sought-after professional presence experts, to offer you her top tips and tricks. In this informative and engaging Lunch n’ Learn webinar, we’ll talk about the science behind first impressions, and the things that might be holding you back from success.

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February 2017

Tue
28
Feb
Negotiating Contracts
Webinar
Pitfalls in Negotiating Employment Contracts
Nicole Howell & Jim Gould, both Partners at HHBG Employment Lawyers

Knowledge is power! Written employment agreements are primarily designed to limit the employer’s liability if it decides to end the relationship as well as minimize the impact of your departure on its business. This webinar is for anyone who is in an employment relationship or will be in the future. Understanding your rights in the workplace is not simply a good idea, it is essential. Even if you have already signed a contract, we will help you understand how you can negotiate a better one in the future (once you get that promotion or move on to the next employer).  

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