Career Talks

The Career Talks employer panel series has concluded for the Fall 2021 semester. Thank you to all the speakers who joined the panels to share their insights, and thank you to the students, faculty, and staff who participated. A special thank you to our Premier Sponsor, RBC, for their support in this event series.

Career Talks will return in the Spring 2022 semester. Check back in January 2022 for updates.

Past Fall 2021 Events

The Co-op and Career Development Centre brings you Career Talks a series of virtual career panels that will feature experts from a variety of industries. Each panel will focus on a different theme including hiring trends, science & tech, business, and more. The panels are open for all registered students, they are held on Zoom and free to attend. Event registration closes 2 hours prior to the start of the event.

Engineering Panel
Tuesday, October 5 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm
Industry experts will speak to their careers in civil, software, and others.

Criminal Justice Panel
Friday, October 15 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm
Industry experts and recruiters speak to careers in policing, fraud, parole, and other criminal justice careers.

Business Panel
Tuesday, October 19 | 12:30 pm–1:30 pm
Industry experts will speak to business operations, community development, and human resources.

Accounting Panel
Friday, October 22 | 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Industry experts will speak to accounting practices from large firms to small companies. A representative from CPABC will also be available to answer questions. 

Entrepreneurship Panel
Wednesday, October 27 | 5:30 pm–6:30 pm
Hear from entrepreneurs about how they started their businesses and more.

Project Management Panel
Tuesday, November 2 | 6:30 pm–7:30 pm | Register
Industry experts will speak to their careers in technology, finance, health, and business.

Marketing Panel
Monday, November 15 | 4:30 pm–5:30 pm
Industry experts will speak to all aspects of marketing, advertising, and digital marketing.

Human Resources and Recruiter Panel 
Monday, November 22 | 4:30 pm–6:00 pm
Industry experts will speak to the hiring process, hiring tips including resumes, cover letters, and interviews. Panelists will also speak to networking. This is an opportunity to gain insights and tips that can help you align your career interests.

See the list of past Career Talks events from previous semesters.

Premier Sponsor

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Employers are subject to change. Check this page for updates.
For any questions regarding Career Talks, contact career@langara.ca