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October 15, 2021

Jennifer Israel, CIBC Mellon

This profile is part of a series in support of Take Our Kids to Work Day on November 3, 2021. Launched in 1994, Take Our Kids to Work Day is the most recognized career exploration event in Canada. With the pandemic continuing to change how students learn, the 27th annual Take Our Kids to Work Day presented by RBC Future Launch will be back with a virtually delivered look at the world of work for Grade 9 students across Canada.
This year’s theme – You Belong Here! – will expose young minds, as they enter their first year of high school, to a wide range of careers reflecting the full diversity of students, interests and the future world of work.
To learn more and register, go to takeourkidstowork.ca.

Job title:

Manager, Corporate Communications & Events

In high school, I would have been voted most likely to:

be a TV reporter

The skills that I rely on most in my role:

Communication and organizational skills, along with strong attention to detail.

Q: What education do I need if I want to work in marketing & communications?


Q2. What should a student do to know what kind of job they want in the future?

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