Thomas Sykes, New Grad Talent Acquisition Partner at IBM, will guide the DeepSense community through a session to help you prepare for the next step in your career. You will learn from Thomas's years of experience in recruitment on how best to position yourself when applying for a new job, co-op or internship. This session will explore:
- Recommendations for writing a resume for a specific job
- Writing a quality cover letter
- How to prepare for an interview
Who should attend:
- Students looking for their first job after graduation
- Students in the middle of their degree applying for internships and co-ops
- Those interested in a refresher of what to do with their resumes
Thomas is an IBMer. He represents the core value that IBM's put forward: Be Essential. Whether it's at work, or on the soccer field or ski slope, Thomas finds ways to be essential. In his career, he takes on new tasks and challenges readily and ably. Thomas has a Bachelor of Business Administration and an MBA from Dalhousie.
DeepSense Discovery Sessions provide industry partners and students from any academic institution with an interest in data science and the ocean sector to learn more about the ocean economy, ocean data, participate in challenges presented by ocean-related companies and explore the potential of ocean data. Students (and non-students) are welcome to attend any and all DeepSense sessions. DeepSense Discovery Sessions are held online and posted on the DeepSense YouTube
page . If you have a topic you want to learn more about reach out email@example.com.
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