Business

Bissett Networking Day: conference and career expo

Student event details

The Bissett Networking Day (BND): Conference and Career Expo will feature a full-day conference with multiple program-specific events occurring simultaneously throughout the day.  

During the career expo portion of this event, all students taking courses at the Bissett School of Business are invited to network directly with employers. Students will have the opportunity to collect information about numerous companies and professional associations. Bring your resume and dress for success!

Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017
9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Ross Glen Hall, EC 1060 | Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning

Before you go:

Be prepared and check out our tip sheet to learn what to do before, during and after the expo.

If you are a student looking for details about any other upcoming career and employment events, please contact us.

2017 Expo exhibitor profiles

Acuspire offers predictive job search, an easier way to find open positions closely matched to a job seeker's qualifications. Our scientific method to job matching will help you more quickly find your dream job with a company that truly understands you.  The more that you interact with the matching system, the better the results become over time.  Receive notifications by SMS text message or email as new matches are generated!

Recruiting students and graduates for part-time, full-time, Co-operative Education, work experience and internships for opportunities including Business Analyst, Business Development, and Sosftware Developer.

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Bison Transport is a multiple-award winning Canadian transport company. We employ the latest technologies and operate one of the largest and most modern fleets in the industry. With offices and facilities throughout Canada, our dedicated staff and safe, professional Drivers provide a wide range of transportation, warehousing, and logistics services throughout North America. Bison Transport is a high-service, dependable and value-creating supply chain partner.

Recruiting students, graduates for paid full-time, Co-operative Education, work experience and internship opportunities.

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Canadian Natural is one of the largest independent crude oil and natural gas producers in the world. The Company continually targets cost effective alternatives to develop our portfolio of projects and to deliver our defined growth plan, thereby creating value for shareholders. We have a proven, effective, value driven strategy that works.

Recruiting students for Co-operative Education, work experience and internship opportunities.

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Established in 1976, CFA Society Calgary connects members to a global network of investment professionals. CFA Society Calgary currently has over 1,500 members - over 90% of whom hold the CFA designation. The CFA Program provides a strong foundation of advanced investment analysis and real-world portfolio management skills that will give you a career advantage.

Students and graduates – enroll in the CFA Program to begin earning the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) credential, the most respected and recognized investment management designation in the world.

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There’s only one company changing the face and pace of global supply chain logistics: C.H. Robinson. Supply chain customers and professionals from around the world say our people offer the best service, reliability, and communication in the industry (Inbound Logistics). We enhance and execute on the world’s transportation and supply chains in order to move goods around the world more effectively, efficiently, and reliably.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid full-time opportunities.

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Satisfying the world’s thirst is a big job, and we’re proud to do it.

If you’re looking for a company where you can do your best work and make millions of people smile a little bit each day, you’ve come to the right place. The world’s best brand wouldn’t be possible without the world’s best employees.

Around here, we are all Leaders and brand ambassadors. The Leadership Behaviors we are passionate about are: Driving Innovation, Acting Like an Owner, Collaborating with Key Stakeholders, Inspiring Others, and Developing Self. These are not just words; these are actions that we live by.

Recruiting students and graduates for Co-operative Education, work experience, internships and paid part-time and full-time opportunities. Areas include Field Sales, part-time Merchandising, Sales and Product Supply Interns

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Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) is the Canadian business and accounting designation representing more than 200,000 professional accountants across the country. As part of CPA profession in Canada, CPA Alberta is the professional organization for more than 27,000 designated accountants across the province.

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Enterprise is a multi-billion dollar industry leader; we can offer you more than a chance to succeed. This is where you can thrive. Our environment’s energetic, our people are motivated and our career paths can take you where you want to go. No matter where you join Enterprise, get ready for something big.

Recruiting: students and graduates for part-time, full-time and post graduate opportunities including management trainee program and management trainee internship.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid full-time, Co-operative Education, work experience and internship opportunities.

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Since 1967 Fastenal has grown from a single store to nearly 2,700 locations, each providing personal service for our customers. As we've expanded across the world, we've retained a core belief in people and their ability to accomplish remarkable things. From this philosophy stems an entrepreneurial culture that challenges every employee to run their own business, create their own success, and advance to become company leaders.

Recruiting students and graduates for full-time and part-time positions. Visit careers.fastenal.com to see our exciting opportunities.

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Intact Insurance is the largest provider of property and casualty insurance in the country. Every one of our 12,000 employees believes that our customer service focus is second to none.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid full-time and summer opportunities. Positions include Claims Representatives (Auto), Customer Service Representatives, Underwriters and Underwriting Assistants.

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With a national network of thousands of independent advisors, ivari provides a full range of insurance products designed to help Canadians make the right choice for their protection needs.

Recruiting graduates for commissioned sales opportunities as independent insurance advisors. ivari’s training program provides coaching to new insurance advisors to help them build a successful career in the industry, and also provide sales opportunities to successful candidates through client appointments.

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Olympia was formed under the Business Corporations Act (Alberta) and is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta. Olympia is a reporting issuer in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario and it's common shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX"). The majority of Olympia's business is conducted through its wholly owned subsidiary Olympia Trust Company ("Olympia Trust"), a non-deposit taking trust company.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid full-time, Co-op, work experience and internship opportunities. Positions available as Mortgage Officer, Client Support Representative, Account Office, Mortgage Coordinator, Document Control and Communications Specialist, Transfer Specialist and Web Developer

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PepsiCo Canada is home to some of the world's most recognized and respected brands including Pepsi, Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Lay's, Doritos and Tostitos. PepsiCo Canada employs nearly 10,000 Canadians. We believe in the importance of being a responsible corporate citizen. We seek to provide opportunities for growth and enrichment to our employees, our business partners and the communities in which we operate. In everything we do, we strive for honesty, fairness and integrity. It is our vision of Performance with Purpose that enables us to achieve financial success while improving all aspects of the communities in which we operate – environmentally, socially and economically – creating a better tomorrow.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid part-time and full-time, Co-operative Education, work experience and internship opportunities.

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When you’re in the early stages of your career, deciding what direction to take isn’t easy. That’s why you’ll get friendly guidance from our team, meaningful training and development opportunities, and a flexible environment to support your ideals.

From the Advice Centre to the Trading Floor and everywhere in between, we have many opportunities that can help determine which area will bring out the best in you. If you want to do interesting, innovative work, this is a great place to start. Whether it’s contact with clients, exposure to big deals or involvement with breakthrough technology, responsibility comes early. And we’ll support you in shaping the path that best suits your personal goals and ambitions. Our environment gives you access to programs and a peer network, enabling you to build relationships across the business that will last your whole career.

Whether you’re a summer intern, Co-op student or ready to start your full time career, we understand that this is more than just your job. This is the beginning of your future."

Recruiting current students, grads and student members for paid part-time and full-time opportunities

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Sun Life Financial is a leading international financial services organization providing a diverse range of protection and wealth accumulation products and services to individuals and corporate customers. Chartered in 1865, Sun Life Financial and its partners today have operations in key markets worldwide, including Canada, the United States, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Hong Kong, the Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China and Bermuda. Our Mission is to help customers achieve lifetime financial security.

Recruiting graduates for full-time opportunities as Financial Advisors.

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The Supply Chain Management Association Alberta (SCMA AB) is a registered not-for-profit professional association, providing information and education, leading to a professional designation as a SCMP (Supply Chain Management Professional). The SCMA AB is one of 10 Provincial Institutes throughout Canada and the Northwest Territories of the Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA), located in Toronto, Ontario.

Recruiting students to be professional members.

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City of Calgary employees deliver the services, run the programs and operate the facilities that make life in Calgary better every day. If you have a passion for public service and want to make a difference in the lives of Calgarians, then come and work with us. We are committed to work-life balance and offer competitive wages, pensions, and benefits.

Recruiting students and graduates for paid full-time and summer opportunities, including 2017 summer student positions. Positions available in a wide range of disciplines.

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