Melbourne Int'l Student Week – Networking with Confidence

Hear about effective strategies to help you identify useful work contacts and get the most out of networking.

In this workshop, participants will learn how to stand out in the job market even if they have not yet had a professional role. Discover the power volunteering, independent development and networking can have on making a great first impression on employers to open the door to opportunities.


  • Learn to analyse a job ad to identify the key skills required
  • Assess past experiences to find transferrable skills employers want
  • Discover how to communicate skills during networking
  • Learn how to give an effective elevator pitch
  • Hear tips for maintaining and growing a relationship after networking.

Date, times & location

Date: Wednesday, 11 May 2022

Times: 12-1:30pm AEST

Location: online and Job Shop (Building 10, Level 4, Room 70 – Melbourne City campus).

Attend this event in your home country

Students based in Vietnam and Malaysia can join this event by visiting a Study Melbourne Hub in your country and connecting through the live event stream. This is a great opportunity to connect with RMIT from your home country and make friends at the same time!

Join this event to make friends and learn all about working and gaining experience in Australia.

Vietnam: Find out more and register here

Malaysia: Find out more and register here.

About Melbourne International Student Week

This event is part of Melbourne International Student Week. Melbourne International Student Week is supported by Study Melbourne, City of Melbourne, and Jobs Victoria, and is an initiative of the Committee for Melbourne’s Future Focus Group Program.

Check out all the events and celebrations happening as part of Melbourne International Student Week.


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Acknowledgement of Country

RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nation on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present. RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business - Artwork 'Luwaytini' by Mark Cleaver, Palawa.