Welcome to
Get Hired at Home

A Free Virtual Career Development Expo for
Canada’s International Students and Alumni

Online June 1-8

Registration opens May 1

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.

We believe that there are 3 important stages to getting hired in Canada. This event will guide you through each step so that you can improve, practice and implement your job search tasks & goals.

PLAN

Planning
Tuesday, June 1:
Online Workshop (1 hr)

Get introduced to the event platform, the participating companies and learn about Canadian industries & employer research. Take advantage of live Immigration Q&As and other valuable bonus webinars.

PREPARE

Preparation
Thursday, June 3:
Online Workshop (1 hr)

Learn the latest resume, elevator pitch & interview skills so that you feel confident and prepared. Get access to the expo and begin submitting your job applications and questions to each company.

ACT

Action
Tuesday, June 8:
Get Hired Live Virtual Expo

The expo will be ‘live’ and chatbots turned off. Companies will reach out to successful candidates as well as host live webinars and Q&As. The Networking Cafe will open so you can connect with like-minded attendees.

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Part 1: PLAN

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Where?  Online (access links will be sent in May.)
When?  Choose 1 of 4 time slots 
(8:30am, 12pm, 3pm or 6pm EST.)

  • Welcome & introduction to Devant.
  • Event schedule & platform demo.
  • Introduction to participating companies & available job opportunities.
  • Employer research tips.
  • Q&A.
BONUS:  Wednesday, June 2 – Additional “Getting Ready for Employment” live webinars to include Immigration Q&A and more (Further details coming soon.)

Part 2: PREPARE

Thursday, June 3, 2021

Where? Online (access links will be sent in May.)
When? Choose 1 of 4 time slots (8:30am, 12pm, 3pm or 6pm EST.)

  • Resume Advice
  • Elevator Pitch Tips
  • Interview Skills

You will be granted access to the virtual expo floor to explore the booths, implement your learnings and submit your job application(s). Submission deadline: Sunday, June 6.

BONUS: Devant members will have access to a preparation tool-kit including resources on Personal Branding, LinkedIn, MS Excel and more. Learn more about membership here.

Part 3: ACT

Tuesday, June 8, 2021

Where? Online (access links will be sent in May.)
When? Schedule TBD

  • Live company / employer introduction webinars and Q&As.
  • Employers reach-outs and interviews with successful candidates.
  • Networking Cafe: 10am – 12pm and 4pm – 6pm
    Connect with other attendees who are looking to join your industry, discuss challenges, share advice and expand your network.
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EVENT PARTICIPANTS

Who you'll meet


Company information coming soon.
While you wait, check out the companies and employers that attended our winter Get Hired expo (January 28 – February 4, 2021):

EMPLOYERS, SCHOOLS & BRANDS

Want to get involved?

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.