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Career Advancement Network (CAN) - Standing Out in a Virtual Environment

Date: January 3, 2023
Location: Online Zoom Webinar – link in confirmation

CPD Hours: 1.0
Roundtables are exclusively available and free for CPHR BC & Yukon Members. These events are peer-to-peer sharing and members play an active role in sharing knowledge and building community. Confidentiality is requested amongst the members present. Roundtables are not recorded for later viewing.
The Career Advancement Network (CAN) helps to empower members who are emerging or in job transition and are actively seeking employment or interested in career development topics. Participants have an opportunity to discuss career goals and develop practical skills to enhance their job search effort.

Standing Out in a Virtual Environment

In this session, participants will learn tips for a virtual setting including how to prepare for virtual networking, resume screening and virtual interview preparation. We will review various scenarios and discuss strategies that will be most effective in today’s environment.

Roundtable Host:  Jabeen Boga, CPHR  is an experienced Human Resources professional with 10+ years of progressive experience across a wide variety of human resources functions that include employee relations, performance management, change management, HRIS, health and safety and total rewards. In addition to her CPHR designation, she is also SHRM Senior Certified Professional with responsibility for offices that span across Western Canada.  Jabeen earned her undergraduate degree from Simon Fraser University obtaining Dean’s Honor Roll Standing. Jabeen has worked for some large organizations including KPMG, TD Bank and is currently employed at a large hospitality company. Jabeen is also part of the Ashton College faculty instructing the Diploma in Human Resources Management program. As a recipient of HRD Canada’s 2015 and 2017 HR Awards, she is excited to share her experience and passion for the field of human resources with you.  
Roundtable Host:  Corinne Bjorge, CPHR Candidate works at Engaged HR as a recruiter, where she combines her people skills with industry best practices to put the right people in a position where they'll excel.She has enjoyed a winding career path in business, journalism and marketing before landing in the field of Human Resources, and she’s looking forward to connecting with emerging HR professionals to reflect on their strategy and plans to keep their skills relevant and relatable to employers.        

Please pre-register.  You will receive a confirmation immediately and the details about how to access the Zoom call will be sent to you via a calendar invite from Emmalee Gummer by the end of the business day before.
This CAN Roundtable is offered online through Zoom.

5:00 - 6:00pm Pacific Time (Vancouver)
4:00 - 5:00pm Yukon Time (Whitehorse) 

  • Questions about registrations can be directed to Emmalee Gummer, Member Relations Coordinator, Vancouver Island
  • Questions about this roundtable can be directed to Carolyne Taylor, Member Relations Manager, Vancouver Island
Registration Deadline - January 2nd, 2023 - 3pm   Registration Fee
CPHR Member   Included in Membership
General Member   Included in Membership
Student/Retired Member   Included in Membership
Non-Member   Members only