What we're about

We empower international students in their career development, building confidence and connections!

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Yes we get it, being an international student is not easy.

WE ARE A COMMUNITY FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS RUNS BY INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Our mantra is that everybody has a unique value to offer regardless of where they are from, we are here to EMPOWER, motivate and guide you to grow as a professional and reach your fullest potential in this new country.

We build confidence and pave a way for each international student to successfully breakthrough their own potential through series of events and workshops, 1:1 career-focused support system and various leadership opportunities.

Join us and learn from lived experiences from local professionals/newcomers. Connect, have fun and make new friends with those who understand you best.

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You can expect the following topics at our MeetUps:

• Personal Development

• Career Development

• Job Searching Topics (Resume, Cover Letter, Interview)

• Make New Friends!

• Study Tips & Tricks

• Mentorship

• Cultures

• Many more! Let us know what you want to talk about!

More about EMPOWER, visit our website: https://www.empowerinternationalstudents.com/

Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/empower.is/

Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/empowerinternationalstudents/

Upcoming events (5+)

📝 FREE 1:1 Resume Review - Surrey Library

10350 University Dr

Get one hour of free resume building and review session from local professionals and make your resume stand out among others! Receive feedback and action plan on how to build stronger and outstanding resume that employer will stop and notice! - no strings attached! We are not trying to sell you anything here!! Here are a few highlights from the session: Highlight your your skills that match the job you want Curate professional summary Feature your achievements using STAR method Targeted industry keywords (finance, marketing, HR etc.) Proofread your resume Resume design, template, colors and fonts More! Register here: https://www.empowerinternationalstudents.com/1-1-support/resume-review-with-ali-najaf-1

Canadian Education towards Immigration Info session (by appointment only)

""*Please NOTE this is not a weekly group event, this is a One on One Free orientation by appointment only*** Are you a visitor? Are you an ESL student? Are you an International student? Are you a Working Holiday? Are you looking to extend your studies in Canada? Are you looking forward to immigrate to Canada? If you answered YES to any of the questions above, then you should definitely send a private message with a brief description of your situation to Esteban Márquez (Steve), Director of OhvivaCanada.com Agency. *Please note that this is not an Immigration Consulting appointment and the date and time will be settled according to our eachother's schedule. During the appointment you will receive information of Canadian Education Pathways and tips towards Immigration to Canada* Thank you very much for reading and enjoy your stay in Vancouver! ^^

📚 FREE 1:1 Resume / Cover Letter / Interview Session for International Students

Did you know that an average employer spends only 6 seconds looking at your resume? Yes - that’s right! How can you make yours stand out among others? We help you throughout the job search process from resume, cover letter or interview prep. Choose from a private 1:1 resume review session, cover letter session, interview prep or LinkedIn profile building. Resume Review: Highlight your achievements, tailor your resume to specific job, proof-reading, grammar and resume layout recommendations. Cover Letter Building: Professional template, showcase your skills, highlight the right experience, grammar, proof-reading. Interview Prep: Practice using STAR method, common situational and behavioural questions, practice together until you are confident. Sign Up here: https://www.empowerinternationalstudents.com/1-1-support Your session will only be confirmed only if you book using the link above. Since this is a free 1:1 event, we have a 7 minute wait rule. If you are late without giving the host a notice, the session will not take place.

📚 FREE 1:1 Resume / Cover Letter / Interview Session for International Students

Did you know that an average employer spends only 6 seconds looking at your resume? Yes - that’s right! How can you make yours stand out among others? We help you throughout the job search process from resume, cover letter or interview prep. Choose from a private 1:1 resume review session, cover letter session, interview prep or LinkedIn profile building. Resume Review: Highlight your achievements, tailor your resume to specific job, proof-reading, grammar and resume layout recommendations. Cover Letter Building: Professional template, showcase your skills, highlight the right experience, grammar, proof-reading. Interview Prep: Practice using STAR method, common situational and behavioural questions, practice together until you are confident. Sign Up here: https://www.empowerinternationalstudents.com/1-1-support Your session will only be confirmed only if you book using the link above. Since this is a free 1:1 event, we have a 7 minute wait rule. If you are late without giving the host a notice, the session will not take place.

Past events (169)

💻🔍Developer Resume Review

211 Robson St

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