5 reasons not to miss the AgriLeadership Conference

The first AgriLeadership conference is happening on Nov. 2. Here’s why you should go.

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This is your chance to gain invaluable leadership skills that can help boost your confidence in your campus life and in the outside world. Find out about opportunities on campus, and get industry insights and tips from our current and past student leaders and industry professionals. And best of all, it’s free! Just make sure you register soon.

1. It’s tailored for Agriculture students

While it’s important to get good grades to secure your dream job, one way to help you spread your wings and get a head start career-wise is to learn how to effectively communicate and lead. AgriLeadership is a personalized conference for Dal AC’s aspiring leaders centered on the agriculture industry. Find out how to apply what you learn in class and understand how your degree prepares you for the job market.

2. Learn in-demand job skills

Every employer is looking for the LEADER in you. Increase your employability by building a strong resumé around your leadership and transferable skills. You’ll discover how you can stand out from other candidates in a competitive job market.

3. Get inspired and Inspire

Did you ever want to take on a leadership role on the AC campus or off campus but don’t know how? Learn how you can use your individuality and personality to positively influence your community. Possessing leadership skills is a major bonus that will help you on a personal and team level.

4. Build your brand through social media

If you’re like me, you probably find yourself spending a few too many hours scrolling through Instagram between classes and your next trip to Jenkins Hall. You could use social media to your advantage and learn how to effectively use this marketing gem as a branding tool to get yourself out there and effectively target your audience. YASS, you can be the next influencer!

5. Meet with industry professionals

Make the most out of the conference. Come with your leadership-related questions to ask our experts and get valuable advice and tips. This is a great way to connect with like-minded people in the Agri-industry.