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Careers and Employability Events, Training and Workshops

Events, Training and Workshops

Virtual Events 2022

Many employers and recruiters are reaching out to students via Virtual Events.  This gives students and recent graduates a great opportunity to connect with employers from all over Australia.

Register here.

Date and TimeEventTopicEmployers
22 June
12 noon AEST
60 - 90 Minutes
Career Talk ThursdayPreparing for an interview at a top legal firmNorton Rose Fulbright
DLA Pipe
30 June
12 noon AEST
60 - 90 Minutes
Career Talk ThursdayTips for getting started in your first job as a law graduateMacpherson Kelly

JCU Employable Me Webinars

Increase your employability - attend these free webinars.

Book your place on JCU CareerHub. The webinars will be hosted in LearnJCU via Collaborate and login details will be emailed to you closer to the event.

Date and TimeWebinar 
2 August
3.00 pm - 3.50 pm
The Employability Edge

In a competitive job market, you need to stand out to employers and prove that you have the knowledge, skills, experiences, and character traits they are seeking.

Learn how to personalise a plan to achieve that employability edge.

9 August
3.00 pm - 3.50 pm
Effective Job Search Strategies

Transitioning into graduate employment can be both exciting and daunting.

Identify the most effective strategies to apply in your job search so that you can approach this next chapter in your career with greater confidence.

16 August
3.00 pm - 3.50 pm
Winning Job Applications

Graduate applications can be a challenging process for everyone.

Identify how you can capture the attention of recruiters and showcase yourself as the preferred candidate for any position.

Learn about the recruitment process, how to avoid common pitfalls and how to prepare a professional targeted written application.

23 August
3.00 pm - 3.50 pm
Interviews and the Pitch

Performing confidently in interviews may open the door to your future career progression.

Learn how to overcome your nerves, pitch your skills and abilities, confidently respond to the interview questions and convince the recruiters that you are the best fit for the position.