How can I prepare to be most effective in a remote job?

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Review resources for how to work remotely, whether you are already working remotely, or getting ready to work remotely when you get your summer job.

Working from home, staying connected with colleagues, and IT guidance

Workshops on working remotely

If for your summer role you will now be working remotely, how do you set yourself up for success? How do you work effectively from a distance? Come explore strategies and reflect with other students, and get great tips for working remotely. You'll leave with a personal action plan to help tackle your new role with confidence. Current times include:

  • May 3rd: 1 pm – 2 pm
  • May 5th: 3 pm – 4 pm
  • May 10th: 10 am – 11 am
  • May 13th: 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
  • May 19th: 2 pm – 3 pm

Register today on MyCareer. For more information, please visit the Experiential Learning WrapAround.

Other Online Resources

Queen’s pays for students to access LinkedIn Learning which offers professional development courses through ITS. Consider these course once you have signed-in:

Getting the most out of your experience

  • Experiential Learning WrapAround - even when working remotely you are still developing skills. Find workshops, tools, and resources to help you build the skills you want in your job, reflect on what you’ve learned, and articulate your strengths

Staying healthy while working remotely

Working remotely can be isolating, especially amidst COVID-19. Here are some links to help you stay well while working remotely during this crisis.