Coming Events in the Office of Experiential Learning and Career Development! ??
Mount Allison University - Entrepreneurship Week
Sponsored by the TD Entrepreneurial Thinking Incubator
Global Entrepreneurship Week – Nov 16-20
Entrepreneurship Week: Alumni Panel
Monday, November 16 - 7pm
?Welcome to Entrepreneurship Week! Throughout the week students will be able to explore a variety of activities related to entrepreneurship. To kick it off, we have invited back Mount Allison Alumni to discuss their paths and experience with entrepreneurship. All students are invited to join us to hear about the challenges, rewards and benefits of entrepreneurship. You can join the Teams Live event here: ALUMNI PANEL.?
- Sam Imbeault – High Tide Capital
- Tiffany Astle – Penelope PR
- Sally Ng – The Triple Effect
- Heidi Avery – Ruby Crate
Finding Your Entrepreneurial Idea
Tuesday, November 17 – 11:30am – 1pm
Your entrepreneurship journey starts with a great idea, the seed you can grow into a business or an organization with a social purpose. In this first session in a two-part series, you will learn how to spot real-life problems that could lead to an entrepreneurial opportunity. You will also:
- Identify your entrepreneurial strengths
- Recognize the stages of the entrepreneurial journey
- Identify problems you could solve as an entrepreneur
- Use design thinking to solve a problem in a way that delivers value to customers and stakeholders
You’ll also get a sneak peek at upcoming funding for entrepreneurial projects and internships, which you can apply for in the new year. Register here.
Personal Brand Integrity: how to attract and land dream opportunities
Wednesday, November 18 at 6pm
Join Natalie Davison, CEO of Marrow Marketing, for this interactive workshop that will leave you with a new perspective on your personal brand. Learn how to attract attention, build relationships, and inspire action by building an integrated personal brand. You will have more confidence speaking about your skills, your values and your ideas to a variety of audiences. Register here. ?
Reisman Internship: Info Session & Panel?
Thursday, November 19 at 4:30pm
Join us to learn about the Reisman Internships in entrepreneurship. Do you have a great idea? Do you want to spend your summer trying to bring your idea to reality? Student are invited to join us to learn about the application process, requirements and other details for the Reisman Internship. You could get $10,000 or $15,000 to launch your business this summer! We are also excited to welcome back a group of past Reisman Interns who will discuss their experience with the program.??Join the TEAMS LIVE event here: Reisman Session.
Professional Headshot Sessions
Friday, November 20, 9am-noon & 1pm-4pm
Free headshots for students who would like to get one for LinkedIn, social media and more! You can sign up here – Headshot Session.
Career Services will also host: workshops, guest speakers, business panels and more!