Join the Ignite! 2011 Conference Team!

Want to plan a conference for more than 200 students and 50 business professionals?
Love working in a fast-paced, tight knit team?
Passionate about soft skills and want to help other Sauder students refine their soft skills?

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Then your fit is with the Ignite! Team and you are invited to make Ignite! OUR conference.

Ignite! is a one day conference in October that aims to help students refine their soft skills in order to stand out from the crowd and fit in with teams. To accomplish this, Ignite! offers interactive workshops, together with opportunities to network with business professionals and apply soft skills throughout the day.

We are looking for motivated individuals to join the Ignite! Team for the following roles:

  • Vice Chair
  • Corporate Relations Directors (2)
  • External Relations Director
  • Logistics Director
  • Marketing Director
  • Ignition Team (3)

To apply, download the Ignite! 2011 Hiring Package and submit your application to with:

  1. A cover page outlining:
    a. Your name / Year of study
    b. Your major or intended major
    c. Your top two preferred positions
  2. One page cover letter addressing the following questions:
    a. Why you want to be part of the Ignite! 2011 Team
    b. What do soft skills mean to you and why are they important?
    c. What is your vision for your position for the upcoming year (answer according to your first choice)
  3. Up to date resume (one page maximum)

The deadline for applications is April 1st @ 11:59 pm.

Questions?  Feel free to email me at or visit our website for more information.

I look forward to receiving your applications!