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Colliers Fall Site Tour

  The REHSA is hosting a FREE fall site tour for the business students. They will be departing from the school on the 15th of November to head to Toronto for a tour of the Colliers office. This is a great opportunity to learn more about commercial real estate, or for any students who are looking to meet fellow students, some faculty, and industry professionals. 

“A Conversation On Persuasion” Workshop with Fidelity

GWIL is excited to present A Conversation On Persuasion, an interactive workshop led by Fidelity Investments. This event aims to equip students with not only knowledge on persuasion and the power of influencing others, but actionable tips and tactics for use in the classroom, workplace and everyday life.  **Complete with networking opportunities and food/refreshments, you won't want to miss this! This event is FREE and open to all majors.   

Bridging the Gaps at Brass Taps

Leave your suit at home and let’s just chat. Have something to eat and drink - It’s totally casual. We are students who want to help other students get a foot in the door!  Come gather with us to see how we can help you reach your full potential by making connections with Employers like Sunlife, Colliers, Fidelity and RBC. We'd love to share our experiences and help answer any questions you may have to bring you closer to the exciting career opportunities available within the business world.  

3rd Qualitative Accounting Research Symposium

3rd Qualitative Accounting Research Symposium Department of Management, College of Business & Economics, University of Guelph Sponsored by the Canadian Academic Accounting Association Dates: Friday, November 30 & Saturday, December 1, 2018 Venue: University of Guelph, Guelph ON N1G 2W1

Prud'homme Beer Certification - Level 2 Beer Specialist (application deadline)

This course is designed and developed for participants who wish to further their knowledge of beer for use in the following: the hospitality industry as an agent for a brewer/distributor of beer beverage alcohol education. The focus is to provide more detailed insights into brewing ingredients and processes, draught systems while introducing Canadian brewing history and further investigating negative sensory components. The course is every Wednesday starting January 16 until March 27 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm.

Beer Seminar: The Lager Beer Tradition (application deadline)

In this fun interactive class we talk about the basics of pairing beer to food.  Learn the three C’s, (Cut, Compliment, and Contrast), as well as matching intensities.   Classic pairings will be discussed, both for their tried and true qualities and for their pitfalls.  Beer and cheese will blow your mind, and beer with dessert will open up a new world of combinations.  We then discuss how to pull off these concepts yourself while pairing, perfect for your next dinner party or night out at your favourite beer bar. The seminar is on Monday, March 25 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm.

Hospitality Leadership Certificate

Learn from North America's leaders in hospitality executive training – without interrupting your career. Hospitality leadership involves you in every aspect of your business’ many moving parts. From the front of the house to the back, you need a firm grasp on finance, marketing, and managing employees. Manage a successful, world-class operation with a foundation in essential industry best practices with skills and a certificate from University of Guelph and Cornell’s School of Hotel Administration program.

HAFA/HFTM's 50th Anniversary Celebrations

Help us Celebrate 50 Years of Excellence The University of Guelph's HAFA/HFTM has developed incredible leaders in the hospitality, food and tourism industry over the past 50 years. Help us celebrate our collective accomplishments and look to the future of U of G's School of Hospitality, Food and Tourism Management. We hope you can join us. For more information - and to save the date on Facebook - please visit the Event's Page.

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