alumni UBC

alumni UBC provides career education for every stage of your professional life. Their innovative collection of programs and resources, many available to current graduate students, connect you to a vast network of UBC graduates and empower you to design a meaningful and fulfilling work life, aligned with your education, strengths and values.

 

 Events

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Debiasing your Workplace

In this webinar, we will explore different types of bias, how they contribute to systemic barriers that many historically and persistently marginalized groups face in the Canadian workforce, and strategies to support ‘debiasing’.

21 October 2020 - 12:00pm Community and Network Building, Professional Effectiveness
Generational Differences in the Workplace: Fact or Fiction?

In this webinar, participants will learn how assumptions about generational differences can lead to problems in the workplace and will better understand the real differences that exist between people at work.  Each participant, from Generation Z to Generation X, will be provided tips to better communicate with, motivate, and work with diverse generational groups.

1 October 2020 - 12:00pm Professional Effectiveness
Managing Up, Down and Across: How to Navigate the Workplace with Courage

The workplace is a web of complexities, with the push and pull of projects, deadlines, and relationships. Here we sometimes find ourselves lost and overwhelmed, not knowing how to navigate it all. Yet even in complex situations, there is a magical confluence where you can succeed. All it takes is the alignment of your values, skills, and a splash of courage.

17 November 2020 - 12:00pm Professional Effectiveness

 Resources

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"Your Next Step" Podcast

Do you want to feel inspired and motivated? Find out how, in the middle of a pandemic, our alumni from around the world are rethinking what it means to be a leader. Your Next Career Step is a podcast miniseries with a new episode airing every two weeks. On the first four episodes, we explore the idea of ‘Adapting through Change’. Now we will be taking you on a journey about exploring your possibilities.

Career Exploration
The UBC Hub, Online Career Mentors

Create a free profile on The UBC Hub to connect with a UBC alumni mentor from anywhere in the world. Gain insight on global job markets and industries, receive feedback on your job search materials and online profile, or conduct informational interviews.

Career Exploration, Community and Network Building
Your Next Step page

Your Next Step brings together valuable career resources from across UBC to help graduating students and alumni make the most of their talents, interests, and education in a changing world of work.

Career Exploration, Community and Network Building