interview preparation

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Samples Required - 5 Tips for Showcasing your Work

writing portfolio

As a first-time Co-op seeker with little real-world work experience, it can be daunting to read the words ‘work samples required’ in a job posting. Here are 5 useful tips for showcasing your work at your next interview.

By: Katya Pokrovskaya 16510 reads | 0 comments
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Can Pinterest Boost Your Career?

Online Presence

Is social media a useful tool for job search? Have you ever thought of using Pinterest for this purpose? What is Pinterest? How can those “pins” help you advance your career while hunting for jobs?

By: Jeannie Chong 14380 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Job Search: Preparation Is Key

Co-operative Education

Have you been asked to prepare a presentation and write an exam on top of your typical interview for your next job? Read on to find out more about Natalie's experience with this new job interview format and her key take-away lessons for you.

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Nail Down the Interview

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I’m sitting in front of an interview panel with six Environment Canada staff. The man in the suit at the centre of the panel asks me, “What are BC’s biggest environmental issues?” My mind is blank, yet six pairs of eyes are staring at me to say something. “Er,” I stumble, “it rains a lot?”

By: Liesl Jurock 7894 reads | 0 comments
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Interview Woes

Professional Development

So you have been shortlisted for an interview, what do you do next?  Take a deep breath, gather your thoughts and do some research!  Preparation and confidence are key, but what happens when this isn't enough?

By: Stephanie Chow 6518 reads | 0 comments
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Nailing Job Interviews Part 1: Pre departure

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While some students attended class and others continued their research or homework, a group of students gathered in the depths of the Maggie Benston Centre at Career Services headquarters. Here, we were trained, equipped and armed – ready for our next mission: an Interview.
By: Kelsey Newsham 6641 reads | 0 comments
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Acing the Job Interview

CSI Blog

You submitted a stellar resume and landed an interview. Great! Now you have to ace the interview. At the interview, you will want to make a good impression, so make it count!  Here are some tips to give yourself an edge!

By: Mike Wong 4850 reads | 0 comments
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The "3 P’s" of Interviewing

Professionalism

Get ready for your interviews by remembering the “3 P’s”: Professionalism, Passion and Preparation.

 

By: Victoria Cottell 8717 reads | 0 comments
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Using Social Media to Ace Your Interviews

Work Search

You’re going to use social media anyway, so you might as well use it with your job search. If you’re wondering how, we have some answers!

By: kjc11 8511 reads | 0 comments
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Job Search: All you need is persistence and preparation!

CMC

Job searching requires a lot of work and effort, but there are two important factors that will help you succeed. Read on to find out how you can land your dream job!

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