What Do You Get?
ExperienceIncrease in experience and employability (get higher on the applicant pile for the job you want)
ExposureIncrease in exposure to potential employers (learn to manage your brand, stand out to employers)
Increase in essential interpersonal and networking skills. Hugely important for life!
OpportunitiesIncrease in potential interview opportunities (get your face in front of the right people)
TechnicalIncrease in technical and digital marketing skills (new or advanced skills in digital and social media)
SupportSupport for employment or to start own business (employee or employer – help with either path)
Real Connections, Real Experience
Apply now to be one of the first 25 young adults to receive free, unique, ‘hands-on’ training. After only 3 weeks, you will add skills, references and real world experience to your resume. In addition, you will meet and collaborate with business and organization leaders from all over Durham Region.
You must be between the ages of 18 and 29 and a resident of Durham Region
You must be currently unemployed or under-employed (less than 20 hours per week) and not have been in UpNext in the past
You must be able to commit to 3 weeks from October 10th – October 27th 2017
You must be willing to provide feedback on the program for future improvements