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Advice from a Marketing Communications Professional: Ryan Paulson, Director of Marketing & Communications at Blenz Coffee

Communication, Art and Technology

Ryan Paulson is an SFU alumni and the director of marketing and communications for Blenz The Canadian Coffee Company. A graduate of SFU’s Public Relations Certificate program and an active and passionate communication professional, Ryan shares invaluable advice about the modern communication industry – including his own career path, what he looks for in new-hires, as well as the measures he recommends that current SFU students take in order to be professionally competitive after graduation.

By: Kendal Crawford 140 reads | 0 comments
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Beyond the BC bubble: My co-op term in Burma (Myanmar)

Communique

In a country filled with monks, crazy drivers, and frequent power outages, things were different living in Burma. After four months, it started to feel a bit like home. Here’s a glimpse into my unique experience as a political intern for the Embassy of Canada to Burma (Myanmar). 

By: Layla Clarkson 354 reads | 0 comments
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CMNSU's Alumni Interview Mashup: Collective Lessons Across the Board II

Alumni Spotlight

CMNSU's second alumni interview mashup is here! Check it out for the best of our alumni's career-advancing tips and strateges, and gain insight into what it takes to get the kind of job that’s right for you.

By: Aninditha Kamaruddin 3424 reads | 0 comments
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An Introvert’s Guide to Prepping for the Professional World

Leah de Roy

Yes, shy people can (and do!) succeed, too—and not just as murder-mystery novelists and computer programmers.

By: Leah de Roy 818 reads | 0 comments
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Alumni Showcase: CMNSU Interviews Carolyn Baldridge at Metro Vancouver Transit Police

alumni advice

A communication strategy is something that virtually every organization needs, but what kind of work does it entail for the people responsible for crafting and executing it?

By: SFU's Communication Student Union (CMNSU) 417 reads | 0 comments
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‘Cause Bloggers Gonna Blog (Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog)

blogging

"You need at least 2 years of work experience to get this (entry-level) position.” Learn how one student used volunteer blogging to gain that ever-so-important 2  years of experience and get a leg up in the professional world!

By: Ashley Macey 473 reads | 0 comments
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Lessons I Learned about Adjusting to Life Abroad

Work Abroad

I was a bit nervous at first about leaving the city life behind, but I soon came to realize that the change would be a great new adventure. I feel incredibly lucky to live abroad in a small town, because I get to experience and immerse myself in a uniquely French culture.

By: Rachel Osterman 659 reads | 0 comments
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Starting From Scratch in the World of IT: The #1 Tip to Remember

Co-operative Education

Don’t see your need to ask questions as a sign of weakness or incompetency, but as a way to learn and grow. Your Co-op supervisor understands that most of us go into these internships as beginners.

By: Carmen Chen 776 reads | 0 comments
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