A year into a global pandemic, mid-day coffees, after-work drinks, working lunches and dinners that were once in-person have all been suspended. Our networking options have moved almost entirely online, which makes establishing and maintaining a personal network all the more challenging. So how should you go about establishing new connections in this continuous uncertain and stressful time?
Rogers Communications is excited to host an exclusive workshop that is dedicated to effective networking in our new world. Adhrika Pai, a software developer in the Network & Technology Planning Team and Andrea Royce, Talent Acquisition Consultant, will share their insights on how to develop genuine networking connections despite barriers incurred by the Covid-19 pandemic.
If you are in the early stages of your career, join us for this 1.5-hour event to learn more from our team, who will share valuable tips and tricks on how to stand out in a virtual crowd and make a lasting impression online!
"I'm a software developer in the Network & Technology Planning Team here at Rogers. I graduated from Sheridan College with Honours in Software Development and Network Engineering. My education and previous work experiences have helped me gain a variety of skills to prepare me for my role at Rogers. My strong passion for empowering and inspiring others, especially women in tech, is what led me here today."
"I am a proud York University alumni and an HR Professional that thrives on finding great individuals and finding them great careers. I enjoy learning from others, developing genuine connections, and hearing about the passions of others in the hopes that I can support them in one way or another."
Established in 1991, Canadian Women in Communications and Technology's (WCT) mission is a national organization dedicated to the advancement of women through a coast to coast network of professional women, men and companies in communications and technology.
Headquartered in Ottawa, WCT empowers women in broadcasting, cable, telecommunications, digital media and technology to achieve professional success, to aim higher and to be recognized for their achievements.
Through partnerships with organizations such as Information Communications Technology Council, Information Technology Alliance of Canada and Wired Women, WCT has increased its efforts to strengthen the leadership role of women driving innovation and smart growth in Canada.
Our vision is to be the leading organization that inspires and advances women as leaders and contributors to Canada's digital economy.
We will achieve our vision through leadership and skills development, mentorship, recognition and by building and promoting a national community for women in communications and technology.
To be the catalyst for advancing women's leadership in the technology, media and telecommunications sectors
To facilitate women's career advancement through mentorship, skills and leadership training, networking, and recognition
To help companies access female talent
1500 members across Canada from all sectors of the communications and technology sectors. Ten Chapters coast to coast: British Columbia, Edmonton, Calgary, Manitoba, Greater Toronto Area, Kitchener-Waterloo, London, Ottawa-Gatineau, Quebec, New Brunswick.