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https://www.concordia.ca/content/concordia/en/jmsb/career/students/c-rise.html

International student career seminars

  • Learn about Canadian employer expectations and Canadian workplace culture
  • Find out how to obtain experience and transferrable skills Canadian employers are really looking for
  • Build your brand:  work on your resumé, LinkedIn profile and interview techniques
  • Practice your networking skills and elevator pitch

Seminars for undergraduates are offered every Fall (Four Fridays in October from 10 a.m.-12:00 p.m.).

Seminars for graduate students (MBA, GDBA, MSc and PhD) offered in the Fall and Spring (three Fridays in November or three Fridays in March from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.).

Sessions are interactive and tailored for international students. Register on ConneXions or contact susanne.thorup@concordia.ca for details.


Networking events with international student alumni

Students have the opportunity to meet and network with alumni who were international students at various C-RISE panels and events. Check the calendar on ConneXions!


Events with employers and business professionals

C-RISE hosts events that give international students the opportunity to practice their networking and interview skills with local employers and business professionals.


Career roadmap for international student excellence

Are you a JMSB international student interested in working in Canada after graduation? Not sure how to build a network or find a job in Quebec? Mapping your career path takes time and students need help with directions before they graduate. Let CMS help point the way and prepare you for opportunities in Montreal and the rest of Canada.

The C-RISE programs offered through Career Management Services include, the International Student Career Seminars, networking events, and mock interviews with employers tailored specifically for JMSB international students.

See what JMSB International Students had to say about participating in the International Student Career Seminar and other C-RISE Events.



Undergraduate students

Tasha Matthew BComm in Management JMSB 2018 (Saint Martin)
https://youtu.be/Sp-dvm0mwYA

Lisa Feigl BComm in International Business JMSB 2017 (France)
https://youtu.be/on5-YOfrkJI

Aurélien Marogssian BComm in International Business JMSB 2016 (France)
https://youtu.be/Gx0oqw_sAKc

Yingxin (Cynthia) Wu BComm in Finance JMSB 2016 (China)
https://youtu.be/hb6k2TJsodQ

Graduate students

Sania Budhraja Master of Business Administration, JMSB 2018 (India)
https://youtu.be/cZhET6fDF2Y

Ganpathi Ramakrishnan Master of Business Administration, JMSB 2018 (India)
https://youtu.be/EYSILo3hT_Y

Elizabeth Gibson Graduate Diploma in Business Administration JMSB 2016 (Venezuela)
https://youtu.be/Y0SeeNLguTk

 

For more information, contact Susanne Thorup: susanne.thorup@concordia.ca


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