Hamilton Newcomers Club

HAMILTON NEWCOMERS CLUB

is a monthly event welcoming newcomers to connect, network and belong in Hamilton

Please mark your calendar and join usJune 21 – 5:00-7:00pm @ 182 Rebecca St.
Stay tuned for more information

JUNE 21, 2016

CONVERSATION WITH EMPLOYERS

FROM DIFFERENT INDUSTRIES

This event is free for everybody who are interested in interviewing a professional, having a conversation or just socializing with employers in various fields of work.

This is panel discussion will be a great way to get to learn about a particular industry and increase your networking possibilities.

If there are any questions feel free to contact Paola at 905-529-5209 x 261 or coursedev@IWCHamilton.ca for more information. Hope to see everyone there!

 

PAST EVENTS

MAY17

NETWORKING SKILLS

ANY SITUATION IS A NETWORKING OPPORTUNITY

  • BUILDING professional relationships
  • INCREASING employment possibilities
  • INTERACTING with experienced coaches to BUILD YOUR NETWORK!
APR19

PERFECT

BECOMING A GREAT NETWORKER

  • Talking about personal vs. professional you
  • INTERACTIVE LISTENING
  • Following up: Making plans to connect again
  • Preparing for a NETWORKING EVENT
  • Tips for remembering people
MAR15

PRACTICE

GET COMFORTABLE NETWORKING

  • Engaging people in conversations
  • Developing your “ELEVATOR PITCH
  • Discovering things in common
  • Ending conversations politely
  • Thinking about BODY LANGUAGE and PERSONAL SPACE
FEB16

LEARN

NETWORKING BASICS

  • Why is NETWORKING IMPORTANT in Canada
  • How to start conversations
  • Asking the right questions
  • Talking about yourself
OCT20

Introducing the 20 for 20 CAMPAIGN

Presented by Ines Rios, IWC

20 for 20 Campaign For Syrian refugeesAs a community we can respond to the Syrian refugee crisis. The goal is to match 20 organizations and businesses to the sponsorship of 20 refugee families.

 


HOW TO BUY YOUR FIRST HOME IN CANADA

Presented by Krysta Boyer, Ambitious Realty

Krysta Boyer - Build The Ambitious CityInterested in buying your first home?
Krysta will be walking you through what it takes to buy your first home in Ontario.

SEP15

Need a Job?

Bank of Montreal (BMO)

Andrew Spences and Yan Shi presented about entry level positions at The Bank of Montreal (BMO)


The Art of Networking by Dr.John Paul Hatala

Dr. John-Paul Hatala

Active Learning for Active Job Seekers in the Canadian Market

AUG18

Need a job?

Heather Beale, Orlick Industries Ltd. www.orlick.on.ca


Safety For Children, discussion panel

Kids Safety

  • At School, with Paolo Gallo, School Teacher
  • On the Internet, with Samer Salman, Cyber Expert
  • On the Street, with Officer James De Prinse, Hamilton Police Service
JUL21
OMVIC

Buying a new or used car?

Tips to protect yourself, by Ontario Vehicle Sales Regulator (OMVIC)

Tips for Car Buyers

JUN16

THE FIRST HAMILTON NEWCOMERS CLUB EVENT

Hamilton Newcomers Club - First Event

Attracting Newcomers to Hamilton

Sarah Wayland, City of Hamilton

Changes to Candaian Citizenship

Vicky Thind, Immigrant Women’s Centre

Employment Opportunities

Kelly Services

Education / Accreditation Loan Program

Lina El-Ali, Immigrant Women’s Centre

Youth Entrepreneurship Program

Alma Arguello, Skills for Change

Why join us?

The Hamilton Newcomers Club is a brand new monthly event welcoming newcomers to connect, network and belong in Hamilton.

 

CONNECT with opportunities & resources you need to thrive in Hamilton
NETWORK across cultures with newcomers to Hamilton & local residents
BELONG in your community with new friends and new connections

Where and When?

IWC REBECCA SITE
182 Rebecca St., Hamilton

5:00 – 7:00 p.m. / Admission is free

2016 Monthly Event Dates3rd Tuesday of the Month

February 16 May 17
March 15 June 21
April 19 July 19

Hamilton Newcomers Club

NEXT EVENT

JUNE 21 @ 5:00 – 7:00pm
IWC REBECCA SITE
– 182 Rebecca St. –

REGISTER TODAY!

Contact Wasan at 905-529-5209 x 233 or wmohamad@iwchamilton.ca


DID YOU KNOW?

The first Hamilton Newcomers Club event
was a great success!

CONTACT INFORMATION

For more information and registration, please contact Aseel at 905-529-5209 x 221 or email at admain@iwchamilton.ca