Get career support

Join NAIT Career Services for our virtual Job Talk every Tuesday from 12 to 1 p.m. and Wednesday from 3 to 4 p.m.

During Job Talk, our career advisors will provide helpful information to support you with your job search and career development. You'll have an opportunity to connect with other NAIT students and alumni, to learn and to reflect on your career journey and to ask your most pressing questions about your job search and future career.

Job Talk sessions are open to current NAIT students and alumni. A different topic will be covered each week, and you can view more information about upcoming sessions below. If you have suggestions for a future topic, you can submit your ideas here.

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Register for upcoming events

View our list of events and register! Links to access the event will be provided upon registration. 

If you have questions about Job Talk or require accommodations, please email sfad@nait.ca.

Resume Q&A

Tuesday, Oct. 19 | 12 to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 20 | 3 to 4 p.m.

Resume writing might seem daunting, but we're here to support you! Attend this week's Job Talk for a chance to share your resume writing experiences and to ask your most pressing resume questions.

Register here

Cover Letter Q&A

Tuesday, Oct. 26 | 12 to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 27 | 3 to 4 p.m.

"Is a cover letter worth the effort?" Absolutely! Your cover letter is a great place to expand on your resume and further show how you're a fit for the company and the role you're applying to.

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Resume writing – accomplishment statements and power words

Tuesday, Nov. 2 I 12 to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 3 I 3 to 4 p.m.

Do you struggle to communicate your experiences on your resume in a meaningful way? Attend this week’s Job Talk to learn how accomplishment statements and power words can be used to strengthen your future resumes!

Register here

LinkedIn work block

Tuesday, Nov. 9 I 12 to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 10 I 3 to 4 p.m.

LinkedIn is a great platform for connecting with others, but before you hit that "connect" button you'll want to ensure your profile is complete so you can make a positive impression! During this session, we’ll:

  • Discuss our experiences with LinkedIn.
  • Share tips and tricks for using LinkedIn.
  • Work through exercises to get you started with your headline, about us and experience sections.

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Interview Q&A

Tuesday, Nov. 16 I 12 to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 17 I 3 to 4 p.m.

Job interviews can be stressful, but preparation can help! Drop by this week’s Job Talk for a chance to share your interview experiences and to ask your most pressing interview questions.

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Recognizing your resiliency

Tuesday, Nov. 23 I 12 to 1 p.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 24 I 3 to 4 p.m.

One of the top skills that employers look for in entry-level hires is resiliency. During this session we’ll:

  • Discuss what it means to be resilient
  • Share why resiliency is important for your future career success
  • Reflect on how you’ve demonstrated resiliency in the past

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Your career development action plan

Tuesday, Nov. 30 I 12 to p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 1 I 3 to 4 p.m.

During this session, we’ll be going through some guided exercises to help you create a career development action plan for yourself. You'll walk away from the session having some clear career development priorities identified so that you can make the most of the coming months!

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