Workshops and events to help develop students’ interpersonal skills typically focus on practical matters such as leadership and management capabilities, developing interpersonal communications, recognizing and enhancing emotional intelligence, and collaborating to accomplish tasks efficiently and innovatively. Workshops and events relating to entrepreneurship focus on how to create, plan, adapt and succeed at starting and running a business.
Workshops, events and resources offered on a regular basis are organized by topic. The semester(s) in which on-campus workshops are usually offered is indicated in brackets. To see what is coming up, use the links to the registration page or visit the events calendar. Events that are not offered on a regular basis are also posted so check the calendar regularly to find out what is available.
The University of Guelph Experiential Learning initiative has identified 26 common employability outcomes and organized them into three groups (knowledge, skills, and attitudes). In the Interpersonal skills domain, you will gain experience with skills such as Cultural and Civic skills, Oral Communication skills, Knowledge Integration, Conflict Management, Leadership, Social and Cultural Agility, Teamwork and Collaboration, Adaptability, Curiosity, Initiative, Responsibility, and Self-Awareness.
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