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AccorHotels Coffee Chat on Campus

Please join Erin Haid, Director of Talent Acquisition & Nicole Chan, Campus Relations Manager of AccorHotels in a Coffee Session for information about the company and career opportunities for all majors. All students are invited to join in on this information Session, where they are thrilled to launch AccorHotels new Global Graduate Program: Inspire– Be the Future of Hospitality. Graduating students can apply to INSPIRE directly via the AccorHotels Career Page.  

CPA Ontario Office Hours on Campus with Julia Moskal

Join Julia Moskal, Recruiter at CPA Ontario, to learn how the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation can expand your career opportunities. The CPA designation can provide you with a variety of options in most industries. Find out more about what a career in business and accounting is really like, and have your questions answered.  Have more detailed questions about your path to the CPA designation? Julia will be hosting office hours for one-on-one appointment during this time.  

Networking with FCC and on Campus

Want to work for one of Canada’s best employers? You’re invited FCC and are hosting a special event for ag students who are looking to start their careers. We have opportunities available for new and about-to-be grads now. You’ll get to talk to managers about what it’s like to work at FCC and  Let’s chat Ask questions. Get answers. Have something to eat and drink. It’s totally casual. No speeches. No programs.  

Marriott International Executive Panel & Networking Event

  Calling all students of Hospitality & Tourism, Real Estate, Sales and Marketing & Finance! Network with Don Cleary, President of Marriott Hotels of Canada and the Regional Executive Team.   *Light appetizers and beverages provided during networking event   Business Attire Recommended By RSVP email only to:

Excel Workshop with The Marquee Group For Commerce students

  Save your spot today! The Marquee Group, Canada's leading provider of financial modeling training programs, in conjunction with the Business Career Development Centre, is pleased to offer its Excel seminar to University of Guelph students.This is a three hour seminar that combines interactive discussions with hands-on Excel computer work. Please note: Bring your laptop!  Course Benefits:

Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 Award in Wines (application deadline)

The Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) Level 1 in Wines is an entry level qualification providing a straightforward introduction to wine. It is ideal for boosting the confidence of new or inexperienced front line staff in the hospitality and retail sectors.  It is also a great course for those wanting to know the main grape varieties and food and wine matching. The course is on Sunday, November 11 from 9:30am to 5:30pm. For more information, please contact Lisa Fodor (

Coaching For Performance Workshop

Weekend Workshop with Kathleen Redmond, Master Certified Coach, Author and Instructor. Kathleen will instruct you coaching for performance and leading with character. You will leave this weekend workshop with practical tools and tips that will strengthen your leadership skills. Coaching others is a significant and practical tool for ensuring proper ownership and accountability.Learn to connect, energize and engage in your workplace for powerful results. Learning sessions:

Sleep Workshop

Does it take a long time to fall asleep (or back to sleep)? Is your mind RACING in bed?   Let's talk about sleep. Sleep impacts learning and performance! Discover what sleep researchers recommend as the most effective drug-free strategies to get better, restful sleep.  (Yes, it's true that long term use of sleeping pills changes your sleep structure and generates insomnia!) Find out how to :      *  Calm a busy brain

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