The York Finance Club offers a variety of behavioural workshops open to all YFC members that focus on introducing and developing the skills necessary to be successful in the world of finance.
Breaking Into Finance
October 21st, 2020
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM | Zoom
YFC's quintessential behavioural workshop on October 21st, Breaking into Finance, is designed to teach you how to recruit, network, and begin your career within the finance industry.
Led by Jenny Lee and Atul Gautam, two fourth-year students who have extensive experience with recruitment in the finance industry, will be covering general guidelines for recruitment processes, making strong first impressions, how to effectively follow-up with industry professionals, and much more.
The Zoom link will be emailed to attendees an hour before the event.
Resume Feedback Sessions
October 30th, 2020
6:45 PM - 7:45 PM | Zoom
Making a good impression is a crucial step during recruitment, and it all starts with your resume. On Wednesday, November 4th, YFC will be hosting Resume Feedback Sessions. This is a great opportunity for members to polish their resume for internship opportunities.
Sign-up by Friday, October 30, to receive feedback on your resume. Attendees will be assigned a 10-minute timeslot to have your resume edited on November 4th between 6:30 PM to 7:45 PM.
Please make the necessary edits to your resume in accordance with the presentation that was sent out to all YFC members prior to submitting this google form.
Recruitment Tips For First-Years
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | Zoom
YFC is excited to host Recruitment Tips for First-Years, an event created to help first-year students recruit for their summer internships. This workshop will share tips on networking, resume-building, and other important aspects of becoming the ideal candidate. There will be a Q&A session where attendees can quench their curiosity, preceding open networking with the hosts.
Recruitment Tips For Second-Years
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | Zoom
YFC is excited to host an event geared towards helping second-year students recruit successfully over the summer. The workshop will discuss tips and tricks in terms of networking, resume-building, and becoming the ideal candidate. The hosts will share insights they've gained after their successful recruitment endeavours. There will be a Q&A session where the hosts can answer any questions you may have about this crucial point in your undergraduate career.