Career Services

 

Whether you are a current student looking for part-time work or a recent graduate getting ready to build your career, Hanson College’s Career Services are here for you!

Look through the following resources to get started:

Career Workshops – sign up for one of the workshops presented by Vancouver Public Library’s Skilled Immigrant Infocentre. Topics include job searches, career exploration, resumé building, networking, starting a small business, and more!

Sample Resumés – look through these 3 examples to get ideas and inspiration for your own resumé!

Resumé Building Cheat Sheet – start creating your resumé with this step-by-step worksheet that helps you organize your ideas and brainstorm key words!

Resumé Writing 101 – watch this video for tips on building a polished and professional resumé!

Career Development Consultation – book an appointment with Erica or Daman to get personalized career help!

  • Book a 1-on-1 session with Erica here.
  • Book a group session with Erica here.
  • Book a 1-on-1 session with Daman here.
  • Book a group session with Daman here.

Meet Daman

Daman Singh has been working at Hanson College since 2017; in addition to teaching Business and Tourism courses, he works as a Co-Op Coordinator/ Career Advisor. He holds diverse industry experience in hospitality, logistics and academia in Canada, UK and India. Daman obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Management from India in 2008 and Masters in International Business from UK in 2010. He is passionate about teaching, coaching and advising students.

Meet Erica

Erica C Bearss is an MBA graduate in Leadership and Management from Royal Roads University in Victoria BC as well as a BA with honors graduate in Modern Language and Literature from University of Ottawa.  Ms. Bearss brings 20+ years of experience in Senior level Management and Director level roles focused predominantly on Marketing, Sales and Corporate Communications.  Erica has worked as a Marketing and Communications senior executive for both public and private based companies in a variety of industries including: Health and Wellness, Technology, Oil and Gas, Natural Resources and Education.  Erica is passionate about education. Her teaching style is dynamic, engaging, memorable and often transformative.  Her goal at Hanson is to translate her passion for teaching into an enthusiasm for learning within her students whether it is face-to-face or online.