If you’re looking to improve your interview skills either as a job seeker or a hiring manager, then this is the workshop for you.

This full-day workshop will help you with interview technique best practices from the interviewer or interviewee perspective. As an interviewer, it’s important to get a feel for how the interviewee will fit into your organization, and vice versa. As an interviewee, you need to have the confidence to ask the right questions of the person interviewing you. This event is not designed to find you a job or to fill open positions, rather it’s to help you build the skills you need to land a job, or find the perfect addition to your organization.

Monday, April 9, 2018 | Morning Session

As an interviewer, your session will include: As an interviewee, your session will include:

Dissecting a resume so you bring in the best people for interviews.

Learning to craft your resume so it won’t be overlooked.

Effective questions to ask and content to discuss during the interview process.

Effective questions to ask before, during and after the interview process.

Ignoring the technical skills, as those can be tested later.

Preparing for your technical skills to be tested.

Recording a video of an interview with a current job seeker.

Recording a video of an interview with a hiring manage.

Monday, April 9, 2018 | Afternoon Session

A fun twist on speed dating – interview style. Interviewers and interviewees will be paired together to practice mock interviews, putting to use the skills they learned in the morning. These interviews will be recorded for analyzing.

Both Sides of the Table           

  • Analyze the video recordings and receive feedback for what was done right and what could use improvement.
  • Discuss nonverbal cues and how to present yourself.
  • Gain valuable feedback from job seekers and hiring managers.


Per company (invoiced)  $500
Innovacorp clients*   $free
McInnes Cooper clients*  $free
Navigate Startup Members  $free

Monday, April 9, 2018 
​8:30 am – 3:30 pm 
Holiday Inn
​300 Esplanade, Sydney

To register, email Holly at hchisholm@innovacorp.ca with participant names and any food sensitivities.
* Indicate your contact person in your email (limited seats available).