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CAREER CONVERSATIONS

Connect with other Concordia alumni around the world via desktop or mobile in quick, one-on-one, text-based chats.

 


Career Conversations are online events that allow you to meet other #CUalumni to get career advice, exchange contact information and make new connections to grow your online network.


The basics: Easy as 1, 2, 3 ... 4!

1. Register
1. Register
Create a conversation account with your LinkedIn account or email address.
2. Attend
2. Attend
On the event date, login and join the live session from anywhere.
3. Chat
3. Chat
You'll be matched with other attendees for one-on-one timed chats.
4. Follow up
4. Follow up
All connections are saved so you can easily follow up and quickly build your network.


Tips to get chatting


Attending an event?

Try one of these questions to start a conversation:

  • What did you study at Concordia University?
  • What do you do professionally?
  •  Why did you decide to participate in this event?
  • How did you get into your industry area?
  • Can I ask for your advice on ____?
  • What's your favorite memory on campus?
  • If you could do one thing differently in your career, what would it be?

Hosting an event as a pro?

Get chatting with attendees with these questions:

  • Do you know what type of career you are working towards?
  • Are you involved in any professional organizations?
  • Why did you decide to participate in this event:
    • Job Search Strategies
    • Interviewing Tips
    • LinkedIn Profile Reviews
    • Networking Tips to Energize Your Search

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