Peel: 07.19.18 CDNG: Social Media and your Career Search

Date and Time

Starts:07/19/2018 7:00 PM

Ends:07/19/2018 9:00 PM

Event Type



BraeBen Golf Course

5700 Terry Fox Way

Mississauga, ON


Members: Free | Non-Members: $25 + HST


Additional Information

Event Sponsor

HRPA Peel Chapter's Career Development and Networking Group (CDNG) provides both unemployed and employed HR professionals in Peel Region with opportunities to learn new skills to help develop their careers and to strengthen job search skills.  Providing both unemployed and employed HR professionals an opportunity to learn, share, and to network with their HR colleagues in a supportive environment. CDNG meetings are open and free for all HRPA Members, regardless of employment status. Meetings start promptly at 7PM with networking & snacks followed by our speaker at 7:30pm, followed by an additional ½ hour of networking.

The presentation is aimed at career seekers and helping them to understand what employers and external recruiters are looking for. The presentation is designed to help career seekers be better prepared and take advantage of opportunities so that they stand out. The presentation is interactive and involves real life examples.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Better understanding of how corporate recruiters and recruiters from head-hunter firms search for prospective candidates. .
  • Enable job seekers to use social media to search and find jobs to apply to
  • Enable job seekers edit their online profile on social media to better attract recruiters

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be received by the cancellation deadline (Thurs. July 12/18) or you will be contacted and charged the $25 +HST no-show fee.  

Questions: Call or email Tracey Gallacher, HRPA Peel Chapter, Events Coordinator 905-586-0542

Speaker bio(s)

 Adam  Walsh

Adam  Walsh, President

Adam has been recruiting Accounting and HR professionals in the GTA since 2001. He started his career with the world’s largest specialized staffing firm in 2001 and went on to establish his own recruiting firm in 2009 where he currently recruits and manages a team of 13 recruiters. Adam is passionate about working with people looking to better themselves and enjoys assisting people in their career development.

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