Alumni Career Connect

Navigating the dos and don’ts of career planning and job searching can be confusing and, if you have questions, you are not alone. Join UCalgary Alumni’s career development specialist for a discussion on these and other related topics. All sessions are free and open to all UCalgary Alumni.

Alumni Career Connect 20/20

Career Connect is a series of interactive, virtual sessions on various career topics where you will learn actionable strategies to boost your career in today’s complex labour market. Each session is taught in a 20/20 format: a 20-minute presentation followed by a 20-minute interactive question-and-answer period.

The Hidden Job Market

Friday, May 13, 2022 | 12 to 12:45 p.m. (MT)

Approximately 80 per cent of jobs are not posted online. This is referred to as the “hidden job market.” Join us to learn more and gain strategies that you can begin applying to your work search immediately. 

Career Superpowers: Key Strengths Relevant to Any Career 

Friday, June 10, 2022 | 12 to 12:45 p.m. (MT)

Do you have a “career superpower”? 

Forget about x-ray vision or teleportation and let’s talk about the down-to-earth superpowers that can help you navigate your career direction and job choices.

Are you highly organized and a quick learner? Are you able to juggle multiple projects at once? Do you have the ability to get along with all different personality types? 

Become your own superhero and join us at this free webinar to learn about the key competencies that are valuable to every employer and explore the strategies to grow them.

Don’t forget to sign up for our June Career Connect Q&A, an open-ended, career-related question-and-answer session with our Alumni Career Development Specialist. 

Registration available soon.

Alumni Career Connect Q&A

Join UCalgary Alumni’s career-development specialist for Career Connect Q&A, a series of interactive, open-ended, career-related question-and-answer sessions. Attend as many sessions as you like and equip yourself with the tools and resources to get you where you want to be in your career! These sessions are open to all UCalgary Alumni.  


Alumni Career Connect Q&A (May)

Friday, May 27, 2022 | 12 to 12:45 p.m. (MT)

Alumni Career Connect Q&A (June)

Friday, June 24, 2022 | 12 to 12:45 p.m. (MT)