Register today as we share your presence on our networks! Your company name will attract young talent, who will target your company as an employer of choice. Your support is critical to the success of this event and will enhance London’s ability to keep these valuable future workers.
4:30 pm: Employer Registration Commences
5:15 pm: Bobby Umar: "Authentic Networking: Own Your Leadership Path"
Bobby Umar will bring the best of his Networking Mastery program, including strategies, tactics and more. His session will be highly interactive, diving deep into skills, theory and feedback, for all participants to use with a live practice session later in the day. Topics to cover will include why networking, how to be authentic, using your personal brand, leveraging social media mastery and owning your career or leadership path. The idea is to give you the confidence and tactics you need to put into practice and ramp up your career and business growth.
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm: Networking Session
Your $25 ticket includes:
- Insights from Keynote Bobby Umar
- A forum to network 500 post-secondary students & 250 business colleagues
- The opportunity to increase your company profile as a career launch pad
- A food and beverage ticket
- Coat and boot check
What questions to expect:
- What roles exist in your company?
- What skills are required to get into your company?
- How did you start your career?
- What was your career path?
Share your knowledge of Canada's London as a great place to launch and accelerate a career!
Although this is not a job fair, it is an opportunity to meet the best and the brightest from top educational institutions. We won’t stop you from scouting for talent - we know from prior events that businesses have recruited attendees.
Employers - How to Prepare:
Remind yourself of salient facts about your company, your industry, its key challenges and opportunities. You may wish to speak with your Human Resources department for tips to get candidates interested in applying.
Example: Key qualities and skills that your company looks for in a resume/cover letter.
You will have the opportunity to meet lots of interested and enthusiastic students, in various stages of their academic journey. Some will be shy and others will be very forthcoming!
Please try to balance your time to meet as many students as you can during the time period.
Some things to think about beforehand:
- Prepare a few questions to ask students to increase their comfort level
- Stock up on your business card supply!
- Wear comfortable shoes
- Have fun!