News & Events

Annual Engineering Intern Summit – For OSPE – June 2, 2018

June 2, 2018 – Paul Hill will be a guest speaker and will have presentations on the following topics. For more information or to sign up please visit https://www.ospe.on.ca/

*How to leverage LinkedIn to do a targeted job search

*How to Overcome the “No Canadian Experience” Employer Objection?

Preparing for a Sudden Change – For Chartered Professional Accountants Ontario CPAO – May 30, 2018

May 30, 2018 – Companies are seeking ways to stay competitive and are using various means to do so, including staff reductions, significant restructuring, and retooling of technology and processes. Unfortunately, companies do not prepare their employees to embrace change or how to adjust quickly to change. Preparing for sudden and unexpected change can make for a smooth transition to a new job within your organization or to a new job in a new organization. 

Toronto Employment Event – May 9, 2018

May 9, 2018 – ASQ Toronto will be hosting their 2018 annual employment event and will connect with over 200 ASQ certified job seekers, employers and other industry representatives in the Quality field. Edward Village Markham, Ontario.

Paul Hill will be presenting on Lead With “You” Not Your Resume: An alternative to the “send out a resume job search”

Engineering Employment Event (E3), Ottawa, Ontario, April 26, 2018

April 26, 2018 – Engineering Employment Events are designed to bring together top notch engineering employers and qualified job seekers. Meet hiring employers, view their organization’s job ads and discuss their current opportunities. This E3 welcomes recent graduates, young professionals, and individuals with 5+ years of engineering experience.

Paul Hill will be presenting E3 Career Quest. This session will focus on practical considerations for improving your attractiveness as a job candidate and succeeding in getting hired. Sign up here.

Beyond the Traditional Job Search For OSPE – April 25, 2018

April 25, 2018 – Live Stream Course – Most employers receive more than 300 applications for each job posting. If you are relying solely on your resume to get an interview, you might not get one. In this session, you will learn how to access the hidden job market, craft a message that stands out, and get direct responses from key decision makers, whether they’re the hiring manager, director, Vice-President of Engineering, or CEO. Join us to find out how to get an interview, even if no job has been posted. Sign up at OSPE Job Search Program

UWindsor Engineering Student Society Conference/Engineering Career Quest: Tools & Techniques – March 24, 2018

March 24, 2018 – Live Stream Course – Everyone knows that the job hunt can be an overwhelming process. But what if you could get inside the mind of the person sitting on the other side of the hiring table? The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) may not be able to teach you how to read minds, but they can offer a two-hour Career Quest: Tools & Techniques workshop that is delivered from the perspective of the engineering employer.

Making LinkedIn Work for You – For OSPE – March 24, 2018

March 24, 2018 – Live Stream Course – LinkedIn has become one of the most important tools employers and recruiters use to find and screen potential hires. In this workshop, you will learn how to create a strong online presence, build a professional network, and engage with contacts who visit your profile. Sign up at OSPE Job Search Program

Acing the engineering interview – For OSPE – February 24, 2018

February 24, 2018 – Live Stream Course – Successful job candidates know how to keep their interviewer engaged and how to begin “closing the deal”. Unfortunately, most engineers succumb to common interviewing mistakes that hurt their chances of progressing further with the potential employer. This workshop will help you to recognize the most common mistakes engineers make during a job interview and show you how to develop strategies for avoiding those traps when you’re put on the spot in an interview. Sign up at OSPE Job Search Program

The Resume that Gets Results – For OSPE – January 27, 2018

January 27, 2018 – Live Stream Course – Are you frustrated by submitting endless applications? Do you want more interviews? If your resumé is not helping you land an interview, it most likely needs tweaking. But even if you have a great resumé, it may not always get seen by employers. In this workshop, you will learn how to develop a winning resumé that gets through screening software and helps you to successfully land an interview. Sign up at OSPE Job Search Program

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