Surrey NEW: Expose Yourself! How Social Media Can Help (or Hurt!) Your Job Search
October 25
City Centre Library

In today's world, your online presence can either make or break you. Participants will learn about the role of different social media platforms and how to use them effectively to create a stronger social media presence; increasing employability and optimizing their job search. 

The day’s highlight will be insights from brand specialists and recruiters who use social media as a hiring tool. Participants will receive individualized coaching to strengthen their LinkedIn profiles and a professionally taken photograph to use online. Participants are encouraged to bring their laptops or tablets, especially those participants with LinkedIn accounts.

  • Wednesday, October 25, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • City Centre Library (10250 University Drive), Room 418
  • Register online
  • Language support available in Farsi, Filipino, Arabic, Hindi, Urdu, Mandarin. 
  • Hosted by ISS of BC
  • For more information, contact Nancy Bracey (nancy.bracey@issbc.org, 778-372-6510 extension 1145) or Gesow Azam (gesow.azam@issbc.org, 778-372-6517)

This event is part of Surrey Newcomer Employment Week. See what other great events are going on

Please note, you could win a $100 Mall gift card if you:

  • subscribe to Surrey LIP e-updates and/or
  • re-post Surrey LIP facebook/twitter posts about Surrey NEW activities and/or
  • participate in Surrey NEW online evaluation

You could also win a ticket to Surrey NEW Closing Ceremony that will take place at Surrey City Hall in October if you Share a Story about your employment/employer and how your company benefited from hiring immigrants/refugees (email your story to socialplanning@surrey.ca). Learn more at  Surrey NEW main page!