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Twitter Tuesdays #OLCchat: Resume and Cover Letter Advice


Couldn't make it to Twitter Tuesday on July 16th? In part two of the #OLCchat series, we talked about resume and cover letter advice. Catch up on what you missed with Storify.

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Twitter Tuesdays #OLCChat: Job Search Tips and Tricks

Event Summaries

Did you miss the innaugural Twitter Tuesdays: OLC Career Chat? Not to worry. Our first discussion about Job Search Tips & Tricks has been neatly recapped for you in Storify.

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Tax Season at Canada Revenue Agency


“Professionalism, Cooperation, Respect, and Integrity are not only instilled in the organization, but in myself as well." Read on to find out more about what Paul learned about during his eight months at the Canada Revenue Agency. 

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Reflecting on Being a Indigenous Career Speaker: Audrey Tooshkenig

Indigenous Career Journey Stories

Audrey Tooshkenig reflects on her experience at the 2012 Indigenous People's Career Stories event, and how she managed to overcome a brief dip in her self-confidence to present to a room full of earnest listeners.

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Fostering Families at Capstone Youth

Arts and Social Sciences

Lesley shares how she worked with youth and families at Capstone Youth and Family Services, and how she developed various skills and saw that she was able to encourage positive development with the people she worked with as a result.

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Sparking Change Across the Province

Co-op Reflections

I spent my summer traveling across the province, and getting paid to do it; that’s a pretty golden opportunity, if you ask me! Read on to discover how Krisandra made a difference during her co-op by bringing awareness to a free recycling option in BC.

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Job Search Tips & Tricks

Tips & Tricks

Victoria, student advisor for the Arts co-op program, shares her top four tips to help you become a more competitive candidate for today’s job search as a co-op student.

By: Victoria Cottell 2137 reads | 0 comments

Building Foundations

Co-op Reflections

Stacey was given the unique opportunity to work with Schools Building Schools (SBS) as the Field Coordinator in Mbarara, Uganda.

By: Stacey Bryant 1529 reads | 0 comments

Help Wanted: Drupal Designers and Testers


Do you have experience testing, designing or debugging Drupal platforms? Then the OLC needs your help! Gain experience and build your portfolio while helping your school.


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Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP)

records management

This January I started my second co-op worterm as an Informational Management Specialist Assistant with the RCMP.

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