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Summer Insight Week: a Wiley Edge Experiential Learning Program

Bridging academia with your career!

DATE & TIME
Wednesday, August 10, 2022 –
Friday, August 12, 2022
11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Registration is closed

COST

This event is free

WHERE

Online

FutureReady

Target Students: Students Studying Computer Science, STEM, or Business related fields, in their final year.

Get an insider's perspective of what it is like to work in technology and business roles at Wiley Edge, while also earning module credits for use post-graduation when you apply to Wiley Edge!

The Experiential Learning Program will include sessions from industry experts in the field of technology, and banking as well as skills-based sessions working on team building, leadership, and confidence skills.

Three-day program: August 10-12, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Attendance in this program is FREE.

Students who attend all three days of the program will receive a certificate of completion that will allow them to bypass courses when applying to the Wiley Edge alumni placement program.

What you need

  • Studying Computer Science, STEM, or Business related field.
  • Expected graduation date by May 2023
  • Excellent analytical and numeracy skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Eagerness to learn and develop new skills


What you'll receive:

  • Interactive training with a diverse group of like-minded graduates, delivered by experts with working knowledge of the field.
  • QA panels with current trainees, on-site employee teams,and employees who have already converted to full-time with our client partners.
  • QA panels with current Wiley Edge client partner managers/senior leadership
  • Insights into the various Wiley Edge training pathways.
  • Completion credits/badge for modules included in the Wiley Edge training pathways, giving you fast-tracked priority into the Wiley Edge post-graduation.


Join the Wiley Edge network and be kept up to date on future opportunities.

Invaluable industry experience and the opportunity to learn more about a career in a desirable and competitive industry.

Please note that Insight Week will be done virtually.

What you'll do:
The goal of the Wiley Edge Experiential Learning Program is to not only educate but also upskill and provide participants with an insight into the day-to-day of an Wiley Edge employee. Some examples of the activities you will do are below:

  • Develop your ability in programming
  • QA sessions with current Wiley Edge employees
  • Where are they now? - Former Wiley Edge employees share what their career trajectory has been post working for Wiley Edge
  • Group exercises/Team projects
  • QA with current clients (Fortune 500-Senior level managers)
  • Learn how Technology fits within our Corporate Partners
  • Interview techniques, resume critique, and Diversity Equity Inclusion training for new professionals.
  • Help to understand your career options or career pathways
  • And many, many more!


How to Apply:
Please send your resume and submit answers to the following questions:

  • How did you first become interested in technology? Or Business?
  • What do you do in your spare time to encourage your passion for technology or Business?
  • Why you want to attend Wiley Edge's Insight Week?

Please email your resume and responses to the questions above to
Luis Amaro- 
Luis.Amaro@WileyEdge.com
 
 
Please note: This is an external event not hosted by CAPS or Concordia.



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