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15
October 2019

CLC - Writing Coaching

Professional Communication Coaches provide assistance to students of all years and ability levels on both a one-on-one and small group basis.

Students can get help with composition, as well as constructive feedback on professional and academic writing assignments.

Please bring a piece of written work to use during their appointment.

Note: this is not an editing service.

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Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op

15
October 2019

CLC - Professional Communication Workshop: Impromptu speaking practice

Do you want to be prepared for an upcoming presentation, interview, or public speaking opportunity? Do you want to improve your ability to think fast and put your thoughts into words? Come select a topic and start speaking!

At this practice-based workshop, you will receive feedback on all parts of your speaking (content, grammar, pronunciation/enunciation, and overall delivery). This workshop provides excellent practice for anyone looking to improve their narrative/story telling abilities for upcoming job interviews, impromptu speaking assignments, and groups like Toastmasters.

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Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op

15
October 2019

CLC : Introduction to Capital IQ

The Canaccord Learning Commons is offering a series of financial database workshops this term. The workshop will give you a brief introduction to Capital IQ and direction to further your knowledge of the space. Join us for 55 minutes to enhance your knowledge about the capital markets. The workshops will take place in the Wayne Deans Investment Analysis Center.

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Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op

15
October 2019

CLC - Speaking Coaching

Professional Communication Coaches are available for one-on-one or small-group appointments to help with all elements of professional verbal communication - from voice clarity/volume/pronunciation, through to idea organization and content refinement.

Attendees should bring a specific academic or career-based topic that they wish to work on during their appointment. Possible topics include an upcoming individual or group presentation, a set of interview questions, or an article to frame the conversation. Alternately, the Coach can select a topic for impromptu practice.

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Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op

15
October 2019

Company Recruiting Session - On Campus - Best Buy Canada Ltd.

Did you know that 14% of Best Buy Canada employees are UBC Alumni?

We’re on a quest to help people enrich their lives through technology. Come and join us to learn more about how we use data to provide the best omni-channel retail experience.

Building a top best retail analytics team in Canada.
Get a real life glimpse of the type of data problems our analytics teams are working on. Have the opportunity to hear some amazing career journeys from UBC to Best Buy. You’ll also get some further insight into our growth and recruiting plans from our leaders.

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16
October 2019

Excel: The Family of IF Functions & It’s Applications

In this tutorial, we will cover IF, COUNTIFS, SUMIFS and how to use create nested functions with these commands with examples to supplement and enhance the understanding of each function.

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Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op

16
October 2019

CLC - Writing Coaching

Professional Communication Coaches provide assistance to students of all years and ability levels on both a one-on-one and small group basis.

Students can get help with composition, as well as constructive feedback on professional and academic writing assignments.

Please bring a piece of written work to use during their appointment.

Note: this is not an editing service.

Learn More

Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op

16
October 2019

CLC: Making A Killer Instagram Feed

Take a load of photos that you deem Instagram worthy? Learn about how to keep all your Instagram posts in the same colour scheme, how to frame your photos, and more while using software available at the Digital Media Lab. Topics discussed include using HSL sliders and curves, as well as creating presets to be applied to multiple photos at a time. We will also talk about the principles of photography and other key tips that can help you make sure your selfies (or whatever else!) looks great on its own, but also with all of your other photos.
Location: CLC 221 Digital Media Lab

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Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op

16
October 2019

CLC - Professional Communication Workshop: Speaking Professionally (Improve your presentations)

Speaking Professionally workshops focus on providing an opportunity to practice and receive feedback on verbal business communication in a specific situation or setting.

Improve your presentations - body language and confidence when speaking in front of a group are critical to success academically and in the workplace, this workshop will provide an opportunity to receive feedback and learn about presentation best practices.

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Eligibility: BCom - Year 1, BCom - Year 2, BCom - Year 3, BCom - Year 4, Co-op


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