Networking and Professional Connections
Learn how to connect with professionals in your sector. Networking plays an integral role in the job search process in Canada.
Improve your Online Reputation in 5 Easy Steps
ACCES May Webinars
See a full list of Webinars we are offering this month!
RBC Royal Bank Webinar: Finding the Perfect Job after Arriving in Canada
In this webinar, Vivian Li, Senior Manager, Inclusive Recruitment at RBC Royal Bank provides strategies to impress employers and build a network that leads to professional roles.
In-Demand Skills, Employer Expectations & Networking Advice
Katherine Louie, Talent Acquisition Manager at Accenture Canada, talks about in-demand skills, interview tips, employer expectations, and networking advice.
Personal Branding Tips for Internationally-trained Professionals
Ankit Gupta is an Account Manager at BDC. He came to Canada and rebranded himself as a sales professional.
Professional Associations and How to Use Them to Your Advantage
If you are looking to further your career, joining a professional association can be a great start.
Social Media and Your Job Search
Gregory George of Monster.ca talks about the role of social media in the modern job search. Take advantage of his professional advice and insightful strategies in this webinar.
The Value of an Informational Interview
An informational interview is an interview that you initiate—you ask the questions.
In this video, you will learn the role networking plays in Canada, how networking will help you in your job search, and how to research potential employers for informational interviews.
Building a Stellar LinkedIn Profile
Your LinkedIn profile is a powerful tool when job searching. For some, this could be the first thing they see, even before meeting you in person. With a good profile, recruiters will find you!
Networking in Canada
Networking is an effective tool for learning about the employment sector, your potential job and any other information that you may need for your job search.
How I Landed my First Job in Canada
Maha Al Amin, a former ACCES client, shares how she landed her first job in Canada through ACCES Employment's Speed Mentoring program.
Infographic: Fact vs. Fiction on the Hidden Job Market
Fact vs. Fiction about the hidden job market in Canada.
Webinar: How to Market Yourself to Employers with Fernando Brandt, PTC Recruiting
Fernando Brandt, Human Resources Manager at PTC Recruiting, gives step-by-step instructions on how to market yourself to employers. He speaks about personal branding and what recruiters expect.
What it’s Like to Work at Questrade
Get the insider's perspective on working at Questrade and gain advice on resume and cover letter best practices.
Webinar: Building A Powerful LinkedIn Profile
This webinar will guide you through the making of a powerful LinkedIn profile.
Networking Tips from Successful New Canadians
Graduates of ACCES Employment's Leadership Connections program share advice on how to build a strong professional network in Canada based on their own experiences.
Advice on Submitting Online Job Applications
Tom Bournakas (CQ Search Group) and Sara Bannerman-Maxwell (Trinity Aero Canada) share their advice on how to connect with employers beyond the online job application. Be succinct and follow up.
Cold Calling Basics
Cold calling refers to contacting employers who you don’t have a connection with. Cold calling can also increase your list of contacts and build your network.
HR or Recruiter? Who's Your Best Contact When Job Searching?
A panel of engineering recruiters and HR managers discuss the best access point to employment at an organization.