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Chapter PD Workshop: Nail the Interview and Land Your Desired Job

July 12, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm


CPABC Burnaby / New Westminster Chapter invites ALL CPA members and students in the Lower Mainland to attend our Chapter Career Planning Workshop. Join us as our speaker, Megan Simpson, Team Lead of Accounting and Finance at Hays, give us the latest on interviewing tips and techniques. Learn the “Do’s and Don’ts” of interviewing to improve the chance of landing your desired job!

Date: Wednesday, July 12, 2017
Time: Registration: 6:00pm | Presentation and Q&A: 6:30pm-8:30pm
Location: Edmonds Community Center, Room 202 (second floor),
7433 Edmonds Street, Burnaby, BC
Who: CPABC Members and Students
Cost: $10.00 + GST
To Register Register Here

How are you doing in interviews? Are you portraying yourself in the best possible light? Megan will share tips and tricks you need to make that great first impression. She will also talk through the interview process, how to answer those tough questions and provide guidelines on the do’s and don’ts when looking to impress your interviewer.

Benefits of Attending:
– Opportunity to get secret tips on interviewing strategies
– Enhance your short-term and long-term career path goals
– One-to-one interaction with our guest speaker during the workshop
– Make new connections with fellow CPA members
– Coaching and feedback

Speakers’ Biography:

Megan Simpson, Team Lead, Recruitment Experts in Accounting & Finance at Hays

Megan Simpson has been recruiting with Hays Canada since 2013, with a focus on accounting and finance. She takes a consultative approach to understanding her clients’ needs and specializes in looking beyond the resume to find candidates with not only the skill sets required, but also the soft skills and proven ability to drive results.

Hays Canada recruits for more than 20 functions, from eight offices and makes 2500 permanent placements a year, as well as providing temporary and contract staff to ensure Canadian companies have the contingent workforce required to achieve business objectives.

Your $10 fee includes: snacks, presentation (1 verifiable CPD), and networking opportunity

Please note Chapter events are not eligible for the CPABC Passport. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Please also kindly note that we do not accept payments in cash at the registration desk.


July 12, 2017
6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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CPABC Burnaby/New Westminster Chapter


Edmonds Community Center
7433 Edmonds Street
Burnaby, V3N 1B1 Canada
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