Location: POD 60Phone: (416) 979 – 5177Email: firstname.lastname@example.orgHours: Mon – Thu 8:30 am – 6:30 pm/Fri 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Career Development Workshops Get Ready Get Set GO Know yourself and what you Present yourself with style Make your move want• Discover Your Career • The “Wow” Factor: Resumes • Job Search Strategies that Passion & Cover Letters that stand Maximize Results out• Pinpointing Resources for • Interview Techniques that • Leveraging Social Media for Career Planning Land the Job Your Job Search • Grad School Application • LinkedIn: Developing Career Essentials Connections & Effective Profiles • Keep It Pro: Business • Make it a Breeze: Etiquette & Dress Transitioning from School to Work • Don’t Slurp the Soup! Tips for Dining Etiquette Success • Showing Achievements: Crafting an Engaging Portfolio
Agenda1. Introduction2. MEGA • National Occupational Classification (NOC) • Working In Canada (LMI)3. MACRO • Career Cruising4. MICRO • Almanacs & Directories5. Summary
IntroductionIn groups of 2-3, take turns answering:• What did you want to “be” as a kid?• Has that changed?• Why or why not?
IntroductionActivity Debrief:• What attracted you to that profession?• If your career choice has changed, how come?
IntroductionDiscover resources to learn about:• Career options • Expanding/contracting fields• Skills & qualifications • Occupational outlooks• Wages & salary • Work availability (i.e. local,• Work conditions provincial, national)
MEGA: National Occupational Classification (NOC)Used to learn & understand Canadian occupations: • Duties • Aptitudes • Skills • Education requirements • Interests • Work settings
MEGA: National Occupational Classification (NOC)Step 1 Go to: http://www5.hrsdc.gc.ca/noc Search for occupations in Canada: • On the left: Search the NOCStep 2 • Choose: Index of titles • Select: Alphabetical search Employability Skills Identification: • Review NOC info for your chosen profileStep 3 • Identify main skills required for position • Use description as a guide to build your resume and cover letter
MEGA: Working In Canada (LMI)What is Labour Market Information (LMI)?
MEGA: Working In Canada (LMI) Step 1 Go to: http://www.workingincanada.gc.ca Explore Careers by: • Occupation Step 2 • Wages & Outlooks • Education Program • Skills & KnowledgeAdditional Tips:• Review list of local employers to get an idea of companies you might be able to work forExplore Careers By Occupation Job Market Report Where to Look for Job Opportunities Local Employers
MACRO: Career CruisingActivityComplete the Career Cruising work sheet for anoccupation that you are interested in Username: ryersoncruise Password: 00ru01fhttp://www.careercruising.com
MICRO: Almanacs & DirectoriesFind out who is doing the type of work you like, and/orif there are opportunities available: Examples The Canada Student Employment Guide The Canadian Hidden Job Market Directory Scott’s Directories The Blue Book Canada’s Top 100 Employers Canadian Almanac & Directory
MICRO: Online ResourcesFind out who is doing the type of work you like, and/orif there are opportunities available: • www.ryerson.ca/career • www.talentegg.ca • www.indeed.com • www.careeredge.ca • www.tpl.toronto.on.ca • www.explorefinancialservices.com • www.linkedin.com/studentjobs • www.canadastop100.com/national