Explore our Job Search Resources to Help You Navigate Through the World of Work!
ReRouting’s goal is to help students get more job offers with less overwhelm. This begins with providing you access to the resources that you will need to succeed!
The Road Map Series
No matter where anyone is in their career, job searching can be a difficult process. It’s a lot of work, a lot of time, and it often pushes you out of your comfort zone.
It can be tricky evaluating job postings to determine if you are qualified, difficult writing resumes and cover letters, and nerve racking going on interviews. So, to help with this, and help you gain the confidence in yourself, within the ReRouting Road Map Series, members have access to resources, templates, and worksheets to help you navigate through the world of work.
By the end of the Road Map Series, ReRouting’s goal for you is to:
✔ Discover yourself and your career goals, realize your potential, and create your own definition of success
✔ Create a written career plan and how you will accomplish it
✔ Have a resume that will grab the attention of recruiters
✔ Build the confidence to ace job interviews and networking events so you can land the job you deserve
✔ And determine a development path and program to help you achieve your long-term career goals
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Webinars and Online Learning for Members
*Availability dates and links to participate are only available for members and can be found on this page.
During this online webinar, students and new grads will get a tour of ReRouting.ca and we will review the services and support available to them.
How often do you sit down and think about who you are, what you want out of life and your career, what success means to you, and try to come up with a plan to get there? As we go through the Career Discovery, which is a component of the Road Map Series, ReRouting’s goal is to help you create a plan and a path forward to help you find the career you want. At the end of this webinar you will have set both short and long-term goals. Goals that you can work on now that will help set you up for your future…. and you’ll begin building a career plan – a written one.
Job Searching 101
As we go through Job Searching 101, we will outline what job searching is all about by providing you with information and tools to help you plan and organize your job search. By the end of Job Searching 101 you should be able to 1. know how to find job leads; 2. understand typical recruitment processes within organizations, 3. look at a job description and break them down to understand the different components and whether or not you qualify for a job; 4. integrate keywords related to your interests and hobbies to expand your job search; and 5. establish a tracking system for managing your applications.
Preparing Your Job Search Marketing Materials
In Preparing Your Marketing Materials we are going to take your interests, characteristics, and what it is you are looking for in a career – to build your resume and align your candidate profiles. You are going to learn how to prepare your elevator speech, so you are more confident in talking about your objectives. By the end of this webinar you should have an awesome resume that you can quickly tailor to each job you are applying for, candidate profiles that will have recruiters intrigued, and you’ll know how to create a cover letter when an employer requests one! And, lastly… a well constructed elevator speech to approach recruiters and other professionals. Templates and links to additional resources are included in this webinar.
Mastering the Interview Process
As we go through Mastering the Interview Process I will guide you through interview processes, the most used interviewing methods – informational, situational, and behavioural based interviews, how to manage interview nerves, what you should bring to an interview, what questions to ask at the end of an interview and ones you should avoid. We will also discuss a list of my random pointers! By the end of this webinar, you should have a strong foundation of knowledge about interviews and the processes that go along with them. Moreover, you should have the confidence to ace your next job interview and land your dream job!
Career Development – Your 5-10 Year Plan!
I want to ensure that when you head out into the world of work, you understand that your career can progress in the direction YOU want it to. But you must be willing to take control of your own path. By the end of this webinar, ReRouting’s goal is for you to put more thought into your long-term career goals and provide you with an understanding of what career progress may look like once you enter the workforce. We will review how you can intentionally plan your own career path.
How Exactly to Target Your Resume to the Jobs You Are Applying For
During this webinar, we will look at job descriptions and resumes and highlight how you should target your resume specifically for the job posting you are applying for. To get the most out of this webinar, please bring your resume and a copy of at least one job posting that you have applied for or are planning to apply to.
Evaluating Your Job Search Strategy
During this webinar we will look at the obstacles participants are facing during their job search. Bring your questions and also bring the spreadsheet that you created in Job Searching 101 where you are tracking your efforts – this will provide for the best evaluation of your job search obstacles and what we need to look at to help you land your next job.
Templates, Resources, and Other Prompts
All members have access to professional resume and cover letter templates. Each template includes instructions on how to complete them. However, the Road Map Series provides the complete package to ensure you are creating the best marketing materials.
Need to work on your elevator speech for career fairs and networking events? Perfect! We have a template for that too! You’ll no longer be stumped when you need to introduce yourself or when you answer the question “tell me a bit about yourself”.
Access these templates and other prompts with your membership:
✔ Cover Letter
✔ Professional Resume
✔ Elevator Speech Templates
✔ Skills and Action Verbs – how to use them effectively
✔ Excel Tracking Spreadsheet To Help You Plan, Manage, and Evaluate Your Job Search
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Advice and Support
In this private Facebook group, we will offer support and advice to questions that you post. You’ll also have access to other students within the community where you can share, network, and learn from one another!
Our blog is full of quick tips and other resources to help you navigate through the world of work. Take a look at this category for the most relevant posts!