We all know choosing
a career isn’t easy.


We’re here to help you take the first steps in your career by providing opportunities to build skills, develop as leaders and form connections with your community.

I’m ready to take the first step

What We Believe In


Finding a meaningful career that aligns with your goals requires a deep understanding of yourself, your network and the opportunities available.


GradusOne’s mission is to provide you with the essential skills, resources and connections to become more self-aware, focused, and driven as you take the first steps in your career and get ready to enter the workforce.


View Our Programs Learn about our team

Manny Padda

Co-Founder

Sam Thiara

Co-Founder

Manisha Narula

Program Director

Programs


We’re launching programs to help youth develop a deeper understanding of themselves and their career choices.

Self-Awareness

Make informed career decisions by gaining a sense of identity by discovering your strengths, interests and values

Personal Branding

Build confidence and present your best self through personal storytelling and brand identity

Goal-setting

Create, prioritize and track short and long term career goals and objectives

Networking Skills

Learn the art of starting conversations, maintaining connections and building long-lasting relationships

Career Exploration

Discover various career options and industries by connecting with top local professionals

Transition to the Workforce

Gain insight into how you can build your skillset, strategize your job search and tap into the hidden job market

Events


Our panels, workshops and company tours can help you explore diverse career paths, connect with industry experts and discover what excites you.


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March 09, 2017

Downtown Vancouver

Discover Your Why

Become more self-aware by understanding your values and how you can leverage them in your career.


March 15, 2017

Downtown Vancouver

Networking 101

Learn how to make the most of every conversation and network with confidence!


March 30, 2017

Downtown Vancouver

Resume 101

Learn how to write a unique resume and stand out from the crowd.


Panel Discussions

Explore new industries and receive honest advice about career and life from top local professionals.

Workshops

Focus on personal and professional growth through skill-building experiences with our team of experts.

Office Tours

Dig deeper into an organization, check out what goes on behind the scenes and discover what excites you.

JANUARY 30, 2017

This year, one of our goals is to keep you as connected as possible to personal and professional development events in our community. Here are some events we’re excited for in this month’s roundup!

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NOVEMBER 22, 2016

We kickstarted Global Entrepreneurship Week with GradusOne at the Kickstart Your Inner Entrepreneur event. We heard from local entrepreneurs Manny Padda, Lisa von Sturmer, and Kevin Sandhu.

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OCTOBER 31, 2016

Students, young professionals and the GradusOne team were delighted with the presense and insights from our panel of speakers, Humaira Hamid, Natasha Jung, Teresa Duke, and Ajay Puri.

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Get Involved!


Interested in helping youth discover their options and further their career focus?

We are looking for people who are as passionate about our mission as we are! We’re lucky to be joined by an amazing network of organizations, partners, educators, mentors and a great team of volunteers that support and believe in our cause!

Find your perfect fit.
We offer different opportunities to get involved!

Get involved now!

At GradusOne, we believe in bringing people together to work towards a common goal.

Volunteer Positions Available!


These volunteer positions offer an exciting opportunity for anyone who wants to pursue a career in the non-profit sector, values student and community engagement, and believes in learning by doing.

General Volunteer

Come Chat With Us!


Want to chat about your career and get some tips and advice on how to take the next step?

We want to hear from you! Book a complimentary 30 minute visit with our GradusOne Program Director, Manisha Narula! Let’s ensure your career and professional goals are nothing short of exceptional!

Book A Session Now!

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Have any questions? Curious to learn more about our programs?
Send us a message and let us know how we can help you!

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