YEG Career Services Workshop - Developing Your Job Search Strategy

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August 14, 2019 | Edmonton and area Career Development Event

When it’s time to make a change, how do you start and what do you do? We will be doing exercises and discussing how to build your brand, how to be your own advocate, how to leverage social media, building your career capital, and career mapping.

Learning Objectives
Developing a Job Search Strategy.

Seminar Content includes:

  • Creating a Job Journal: Job Map/ Career plan, Create your own general ledger
  • Resume Writing & Cover Letters
  • Leveraging Social Media
  • Networking
  • Interviewing
  • Building and maintaining your personal business case

Who Will Benefit
CPA & CPA Students looking for a new position or career transition.

Wednesday, August 14
CPA Alberta Edmonton Office
1900 TD Tower 10088 – 102 Avenue
8:30 am - 12:00 pm


Presenter Bio:

Ms. Tonya Holowitski
Tonya is a Career Advisor for CPA Alberta, located in the Edmonton office. She helps Alberta CPAs and CPA students innovate and design their careers. This includes full cycle job search strategy development (resume reviews, interview preparation, offer negotiations), negotiating promotions & salary increases, performance reviews, increasing career capital with social media & networking, career mapping, community involvement, mentorship, and more.

She has 14 years of experience in Talent Management with external search firms and corporate recruitment, specializing in working with all roles in accounting. She has special insights regarding the decision-making thought processes of hiring managers, external search recruiters, and corporate complexities that guide hiring decision making.

Additional expertise includes Diversity & Inclusion; addressing conscious and unconscious bias. Tonya has a long history as a public speaker, writer, and advocate of social change and innovation.