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.
Resume Feedback Sessions
October 30th, 2020
6:30 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.
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.
Recruitment Tips For First-Years
March 6th, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | N109
YFC is excited to host Recruitment Tips for First-Years, an event created to help first-year students recruit for their summer internships. The workshop is hosted by Atul Gautam and Etai Beletsky, second-year students who worked at Aventine Asset Management and CCC Investment Banking, respectively. They 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
February 14th, 2019
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM | E111
YFC is excited to host an event geared towards helping second-year students recruit successfully over the summer. Parsa Pouyan and Harsh Ojha, veterans of the recruitment process, will be hosting the workshop which will discuss tips and tricks in terms of networking, resume-building, and becoming the ideal candidate. They will share insights they've gained after being recruited to BMO's Capital Markets team as Investment Banking Analysts, in addition to answering any questions you may have about this crucial point in your undergraduate career.