Resumes: Omitting Information and Overstating Skills and Knowledge

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Epilepsy Toronto's Employment Services Department wants to help you with your personal resume! Do you ever wonder if you should include certain work experience in your resume, or how you will explain a gap in your work history? There's also the problem with downplaying education when applying for a job where you may be overqualified. […]

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Resumes: Formatting – What’s the ‘right’ style!?

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Epilepsy Toronto's Employment Services Department wants to help you with your personal resume! Chronological, functional - which font, what size and how many pages can my resume be!?  These questions and many more are asked by practically every job seeker - and it is confusing not knowing which format is the best format. Learn how to […]

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Ask Me Anything…About Recruitment

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Our Employment Services Department's "Ask Me Anything..." webinar series is an opportunity for employers to talk about their recruitment process, company, or a topic related to job search they are are experts on; and a chance for our clients to ask them questions in an easy, open, comfortable environment. Have you ever wondered what recruiters look […]

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Sharing Work Experiences in an Interview

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Do you sometimes struggle with interview questions that require a story of your work experience? Learn how to answer questions with a relevant work-related story or tech knowledge to any question asked at a job interview. It's all about following the job posting and creating your answers based on experience examples. Stories are a type of […]

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Communicating with Confidence

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The need for strong communication skills is always in high demand by employers. And we know, many of us face additional barriers in the workplace which can impact our confidence and the way we communicate. We want to help you develop these soft skills in the workplace with this workshop, Communicating with Confidence. This workshop will look at […]

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Job Search Focus and Structure

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Looking for a job is like a work assignment, where there is a theme, a goal and a plan to achieve that goal. In this workshop, learn how to focus within an industry, then companies where you would like to work which best match your skills, experience and education and of course, your passion. We will look […]

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Employment Workshop: Action Plans

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It's always good to have a plan! Where are you with you current job search and/or career goals? Taking a break? Actively searching? Feeling stuck? Join us for our Action Plans Workshop and we can help you review and organize your job search tasks and goals. We'll help you create an action plan to get […]

Employment Workshop: Job Posting Analysis

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Have you ever struggled understanding a job posting and/or knowing if a job is a good fit for you? It's important to be able to understand and dissect job postings before we put the effort into applying. Bring a job posting to our Job Posting Analysis Workshop and we'll help you practice dissecting the post […]

Employment Workshop: Networking Made Simple

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Networking can be intimidating and may not come naturally to all of us - but practice makes perfect! Join us for our Networking Made Simple Workshop where we'll have some fun and practice networking together. Workshop leader, Michelle Edmunds, will bring in a guest to help guide us along. After this workshop, you'll be able […]

Employment Workshop: Mastering the Job Interview

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Do you have a job interview coming up? Or are you getting ready to enter the job hunt and hoping to land an interview soon? Job interviews can be stressful but we can help you ease the anxiety about landing that new job! Join us for our Mastering the Job Interview Workshop where you'll learn […]