Welcome to Get Hired at Home

A Virtual Career Development Expo for International Students and Alumni

January 28 - February 4, 2021
HOW IT WORKS

About the Event

Do you want to stay, work and succeed in Canada? 

Register for Devant’s FREE online, interactive expo ‘Get Hired at Home and access the tools and connections you need to professionally thrive.

This Canadian virtual career development expo combines online workshops, virtual networking, job opportunities, resume-boosting courses, immigration advice, and much more. Here is what you can look forward to:

  • Career Development Workshop: Learn the latest virtual interview etiquette and elevator pitch skills.
  • Networking Cafe: Get matched with like-minded attendees and connect with those interested in the same career industry.
  • Live mock interviews and resume critiques with a recruiter.
  • Browse available job positions and live chat with employers on any device.
  • Free MS Excel course (powered by McGraw Hill.)
  • Bite-sized workshops on LinkedIn & resume building. 
  • Live Immigration Q&A  – and much more!
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Part 1: January 28, 2021

Career Development Workshop

Attend our pre-event preparation training to set yourself up for success at the live event.

  • Learn the latest virtual interview etiquette and technology tips.
  • Understand how to perfect your elevator pitch.
  • Get introduced to the participating companies and prioritise available job positions.
  • Choose 1 of 4 available time slots (8:30am, 12pm, 3pm or 6pm ET) at your convenience.

Part 2: February 4, 2021

Virtual Career Development Expo

The expo will be live 9am – 12pm and 4pm – 7pm ET.

  • Browse the virtual booths to learn about Canadian companies, job positions, products and services.
  • Interact live with booth representatives via text, call, live-chat, or video on any device.
  • Book a live mock-interview and resume critique with a recruiter.
  • Live-chat with employers on any device.
  • Take a free MS Excel course (powered by McGraw Hill.)
  • Attend bite-sized workshops on LinkedIn and resume building.
  • Attend a live Immigration Q&A – and much more!
Event Floor Plan

Bonus!

Networking Cafe

On January 28, receive your personalised match with a like-minded attendee straight to your inbox.

On February 4, access industry-specific networking rooms (IT, Finance, HR, Healthcare) in our virtual cafe. This is your chance to practice your networking skills, meet peers, and interact with industry leaders. 
 
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EVENT PARTICIPANTS

Who you'll meet

Access to the virtual event will be granted during the Career Development Workshop on January 28, so that you
have a full week to prioritise the opportunities and prepare for your live interactions.

EVENT FEATURES

What it looks like

Company Landing Pages

By clicking on a virtual booth, you will be taken to the company or recruiter’s landing page which will include:

  • Company Information
  • Available job positions & descriptions
  • Corporate videos
  • Downloadable PDFs
  • Links to live webinars or presentations
Landing Page

Connect & Get Hired

From the landing page, start a live-chat and book 1:1 interviews and appointments with a waiting company representative. Share your contact information, qualifications and resume and then wait to be contacted via text, call, live-chat or video straight to your mobile phone.

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GET INVOLVED

Sponsorship Opportunities

Hiring? Advance your corporate inclusion & diversity goals, increase employer brand visibility and build your international talent pipeline. 

Not Hiring? Promote your company, products & services to this ever-growing international market. 

Post-Secondary Education Institution? Share this valuable event with your students & alumni and promote your courses across Canada.

QUESTIONS?

Contact Us

Please do not hesitate to reach out to the Get Hired at Home team with any questions.