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5 Ways Volunteering Can Enhance Your Job Search [Free Webinar]

January 30 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

How can volunteering help you improve your job search? Join us for a free webinar on Thursday, January 30 for more information!

Job hunting can be challenging in today’s market and applicants need every edge they can get. Volunteering is a great way to gain crucial experience, build transferable skills, network and cultivate references, and hone your approach to job applications. Discover how to search for and apply to volunteer positions and what to expect along the way!

5 Ways Volunteering Can Enhance Your Job Search

Topic: 5 Ways Volunteering Can Enhance Your Job Search

Date: Thursday, January 30 at 1pm ET / 10am PT (webinar is one hour in length)

Audience: Job seekers who would like further information on how volunteering may be beneficial for an active job search. This session will provide an introduction to volunteering, as well as how volunteering can build and improve job search skills such as writing resumes and cover letters, interviewing, and cultivating references and networks.

Cost: Free – Register Now

Important Note: While registration is open to all, attendance is limited to the first 1,000 people to sign onto the live session. We suggest signing on five minutes early to have the best chance of getting on the live session. If for any reason you aren’t able to connect to the live session, rest assured you’ll get the full recording by email the following day.

What you’ll learn

Here’s what we’ll cover at this webinar:

  • The benefits of volunteering
  • The types of volunteer roles available and the commitments they require
  • How to locate your nearest volunteer centre and search for volunteer roles online
  • What to expect when applying for a volunteer role
  • The 5 ways volunteering can enhance your job search


January 30
10:00 am - 11:00 am
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