WHAT IS THE LIKELIHOOD I WILL BE CONTACTED?

Before the GCSC 2017, we found that none of our contestants had engaged with GCSC Sponsors about employment opportunities. After the GCSC, 75% of our contestants had engaged with GCSC Sponsors about working with them. The GCSC CareerHub is a great way for you to get your personal brand in front of the GCSC Sponsors and show them that you are potentially interested in working with them.

 

WHAT OTHER OPPORTUNITIES ARE AVAILABLE TO ENGAGE WITH GCSC PARTNERS?

This year, the GCSC is introducing 8+ Regional Events across the country to extend an opportunity for the Top 25% of student competitors to make meaningful interactions with our partners. These events will take place in Toronto, Waterloo and Vancouver between January 8th - March 9th, 2018.

 

HOW DO I WRITE AN ENTRY LEVEL SALES RESUME? 

For many new graduates, landing a job without extensive work experience is a challenge. As a starting point, utilize this article that goes over best practices for writing an entry level sales resume including tips and on how to highlight experience you didn't even consider relevant.

Selling Yourself for Your First Sales Job

 

IF CHOSEN, HOW DO I PREPARE FOR THE INTERVIEW? 

Your resume landed you an interview and now it's time to seal the deal -- but, job interviewing is not an easy task. You are selling yourself and your skills and often getting the third degree about what you know or don't know, normally from someone that you just met. Utilize the articles below to help you prepare for your next interview!

Do's and Dont's of First Interviews

How to Ace Your Sales Interview

How to Prepare for Your Sales Interview

 

WHY ISN'T A COVERLETTER REQUIRED WHEN APPLYING TO JOB POSTINGS? 

It's time-consuming to write a letter specifically for every job for which you apply. The GCSC wants to streamline your job search to make your application process quick and painless.