Get that job - Part I

It's not easy to get a job or secure a new contract. This two-part series will help you prepare your resume and cover letter for your next job application, and teach you how to sell yourself to potential employers.You will get the most out of this course if you come prepared with a specific role or career advancement that you are interested in, along with your updated resume and a drafted cover letter.You Will LearnHow to sell yourself in one sentenceHow to maximize LinkedInHow to showcase your skills outside of your job applicationHow to write a strong resume and cover letterHow to tailor your application to each job postingHow to prepare for and nail your interviewInstructor:Jessica D’Angelo works with culturally-relevant brands, musicians, and artists to elevate their brand narrative through event production, visual story-telling and strategic communication plans. She runs Serious Betty (@seriousbetty), an independent media house that highlights the most exciting events and coolest creatives.Jessica has worked with some amazing companies, including AirBnB, The Drake, NXNE, Myseum, Icon Island, Scarborough Town Centre, Sophomore Magazine, LoversLand, Free Space, Dundas West BIA, Mary Young, and Sutherland Models. She has provided mentoring and consulting for numerous emerging artists, brands, and creatives, many of which have landed career opportunities.Join Zoom MeetingRegistration is required to get the access code. The link and password will be sent 10 min before the workshop. Please make sure to check your email. Photographs and/or video will be taken at this event. By taking part in this event you grant the event organisers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform an event organiser. We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts. Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien.

Artscape Daniels Launchpad

It's not easy to get a job or secure a new contract. This two-part series will help you prepare your resume and cover letter for your next job application, and teach you how to sell yourself to potential employers.

You will get the most out of this course if you come prepared with a specific role or career advancement that you are interested in, along with your updated resume and a drafted cover letter.

You Will Learn

  • How to sell yourself in one sentence

  • How to maximize LinkedIn

  • How to showcase your skills outside of your job application

  • How to write a strong resume and cover letter

  • How to tailor your application to each job posting

  • How to prepare for and nail your interview

Instructor:

Jessica D’Angelo works with culturally-relevant brands, musicians, and artists to elevate their brand narrative through event production, visual story-telling and strategic communication plans. She runs Serious Betty (@seriousbetty), an independent media house that highlights the most exciting events and coolest creatives.

Jessica has worked with some amazing companies, including AirBnB, The Drake, NXNE, Myseum, Icon Island, Scarborough Town Centre, Sophomore Magazine, LoversLand, Free Space, Dundas West BIA, Mary Young, and Sutherland Models. She has provided mentoring and consulting for numerous emerging artists, brands, and creatives, many of which have landed career opportunities.


Join Zoom Meeting


Registration is required to get the access code. The link and password will be sent 10 min before the workshop. Please make sure to check your email. 

Photographs and/or video will be taken at this event. By taking part in this event you grant the event organisers full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming, and any reproductions or adaptations of the images for fundraising, publicity or other purposes to help achieve the group’s aims. This might include (but is not limited to), the right to use them in their printed and online publicity, social media, press releases and funding applications. If you do not wish to be photographed please inform an event organiser. 

We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts. Nous remercions le Conseil des arts du Canada de son soutien.