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Tips on Coping with a Challenging Co-op Term

French

"Working in different settings and with various personality types allows you to take in the best and the worst of the workplace" - Diana gives practical tips on coping with workplace challenges.

By: Diana Kabantsov 2987 reads | 0 comments
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My Love-Hate Relationship with Accounting

Timothy Lo & Co CPA

"I knew very little about accounting and definitely had no passion for it" - read on to find out how Leana overcame her aversion towards accounting.

By: Leana Li 2085 reads | 0 comments
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Succeeding in a Start-up 101

Business Development

"This being my first co-op term, I didn’t really know what to expect. I didn’t know what to wear, how welcoming my co-workers would be or what exact tasks I would be assigned" - Joshua talks about his co-op experience.

By: Joshua Juni 2717 reads | 0 comments
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Creating Value: The Adventures of an IT Co-op Student

SFU IT Project Management

"Now working in the technology field, it is not what I had imagined initially" - Gabriel talks about his co-op with SFU's IT Project Management Office.

By: Gabriel Lim 1848 reads | 0 comments
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From School to Designing for The City of Surrey

UX Designer

"I am working on creating a single solution for citizens to request information held by the City that will meet the needs of multiple business lines" - read more about Allison's experience working with the City of Surrey.

By: Allison Chen 4168 reads | 0 comments
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6 Interview Tips from the Other Side of the Table: an Interviewer’s Perspective

Work Search

Ever wonder how interviewers feel on the other side of the table? SFU Career & Volunteer Services’ very own superstar Career Peer, Scarlett Wu, shares her perspective on interviews and offers ideas on how to ace your own.

By: Scarlett Wu 7691 reads | 0 comments
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How I Became a Manager at Nineteen

Career Exploration

Read on to find about how Crystal became a manager at just nineteen! 

By: Crystal Fung 1584 reads | 0 comments
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The Pre-Interview Pep-Talk You Never Knew You Needed

Co-op

Ivy Choi gives some insightful and practical tips on dealing with those nasty pre-interview jitters.

By: Ivy Choi 3047 reads | 0 comments
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Exchange Experience: Discovering Myself Through Travelling

Co-op

What does it mean to be alone but not lonely? Grace Chang talks about self-discovery, studying abroad and her adventures in Australia.

By: Grace Chang 2264 reads | 0 comments
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Organize Yourself: Tips on Managing Your Work

Workplace Success

Sharon gives useful and practical tips on how to manage your time and work!

By: Sharon Chen 2074 reads | 0 comments
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