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Monday, March 8th

Industry Talk with Apple

What are the top skills Apple is hiring for? What does their hiring process look like? How do you get a competitive edge? Join the industry talk with Adrian Buendia, Senior Design Recruiter at Apple Design Group to get all the insider tips for success!

Monday, March 8th

2 - 3 PM

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Level Up with RIIPEN

Join the session with Riipen to learn how to take advantage of Level UP, a brand new program that gives you access to complete short-term paid projects from real organizations putting your skills to work! This is a Government-sponsored opportunity to gain work experience. 

How it works: 

  • Each project takes 80 hours per person and has a flexible timeline to complete over 2-8 weeks.
  • Projects can be completed independently or within a team. Earn $1,400 (CAD) per person for completing a project.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Full-time domestic students (must be a Canadian citizen, permanent resident, or person to whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act);
  • Residing in Canada and registered at a post-secondary education institution (no age limit);
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada in accordance with relevant provincial or territorial legislation and regulations.

Monday, March 8th

3-4pm

 

Tuesday, March 9th

12:00PM - Abstract Background

Non-linear Career Pathways

Presented by the Creative Innovation Studio: Join our panel as they explain how landing your dream job might not be as straightforward as you think. 

Tuesday, March 9th

12-1pm

 

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Creative Portfolio Reviews

Meet seasoned industry professionals for up to 15 minutes to showcase your work, hear their advice, and expand your professional network. 

Tuesday, March 9th

4-6pm

Wednesday, March 10th

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Restoration Hardware

What are the top skills Restoration Hardware is hiring for? What does their hiring process look like? How do you get a competitive edge? Join the industry talk with Kristine King, Gallery Leader at RH to get all the insider tips for success!

Wednesday, March 10th

12:00 - 1:00pm 

Snap Inc.

Join the company behind Snapchat, Spectacles, and Bitmoji to learn what the top skills Snap Inc. are hiring for? What does their hiring process look like? How do you get a competitive edge? Join the industry talk with Matthew Shore, Senior Creative Strategist, Snapchat to get all the insider tips for success!

Wednesday, March 10th

4:00 - 5:00pm 

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Canva / Pexels

What are the top skills Canva and Pexels are hiring for? What does their hiring process look like? How do you get a competitive edge? Join the industry talk with Laura Stanley, Head of Business Development at Pexels to get all the insider tips for success!

Wednesday, March 10th

12:00 - 1:00pm 

Thursday, March 11th

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Get Hired Career Fair

Meet employers who are hiring in the next 6 months (internships, part-time roles, or full-time roles). Bring your up-to-date resume and a portfolio!

Thursday, March 11th

1:00 - 4:00pm 

Friday, March 12th

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What are the top skills Pinterest is hiring for? What does their hiring process look like? How do you get a competitive edge? Join the industry talk with Azadeh Attar, Head of Partnerships, Brand at Pinterest to get all the insider tips for success!

Friday, March 12th

12- 1PM

 

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Reshaping the Industries After COVID

At this panel event, industry members will discuss the ways COVID has changed the creative industries and how you can influence the reshaping and reimagining of these disciplines.

Friday, March 12th

3:00- 4:00pm

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FCAD Alumni Meet and Greet

Meet FCAD Alumni who are pursuing careers in the creative industries and are ready to share their post-graduation journey. The discussions will include:

  • Coping with the challenges of being an individual who self-identifies as BIPOC in a creative field 
  • Your professional journey post-graduation
  • How the pandemic has influenced your career, and 
  • A piece of advice you wish you were given before/when you graduated

Friday, March 12th

6:30 - 7:30

 

RESOURCES

The Ryerson Career & Co-op Centre is here to help you prepare for FCAD Careers Week!

View their website for more details about all career and job search supports on offer