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Come Prepared: Succeed at a Career Fair

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SFU Fairs Week is coming! Get the most out of attending by being prepared to impress potential employers. Haleh explains what her co-op term with SFU's Career Services taught her about presenting oneself professionally at a career fair.

By: Haleh Pashaei 18361 reads | 0 comments
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Using Online Tools (And Social Media) For Your Job Search

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Finding a job these days isn’t an easy task. You’ve got lots of cover letters to write, you have to tailor your resume for each position, you have interviews to prepare for, and that’s only covering the ‘mandatory’ steps. But what can you do to set yourself apart from other candidates?

By: Abbas Virji 12970 reads | 0 comments
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Employment Scams 101

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Employment scams are becoming more and more common, and scammers are continually coming up with new strategies to efficiently separate innocent and often desperate job seekers from their money. So what can you do to prevent/report being scammed?

By: David Lindskoog 8918 reads | 0 comments
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Job Search Tips & Tricks

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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 2355 reads | 0 comments
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5 Must-know Tips for Successful Job Search

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Finding a job after graduation is definitely a nerve-wrecking thought and thing to do. However, with some preparation and tips in advance, job searching can become less tedious. Find out how you can prepare for job searching and what you should expect during your job seeking journey!

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Writing an Effective Cover Letter

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A cover letter is your chance to show enthusiasm for a particular job position and a complementary marketing document to your resume. Like the resume, a cover letter should stand out, be easily readable, relevant and avoid any spelling mistakes!

By: Melissa Chungfat 38464 reads | 0 comments
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6 Common Mistakes University Students Make

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Are you guilty of making these common mistakes many university students make? Read on to find out how you can avoid making them and improve your academic experience at SFU as well as your university and professional life.

By: Pamela Shyng 8132 reads | 0 comments
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The "3 P’s" of Interviewing

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

 

By: Victoria Cottell 9776 reads | 0 comments
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Don’t Panic: Tips from Industry for Graduating Students

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Are you graduating soon and are panicking about job searching in the “real world”? If so, read on to find out what some successful SFU alumni and co-op employers are saying about what grads can do to stand out.

By: Liesl Jurock 8072 reads | 0 comments
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Don’t Panic: Tips from industry for graduating students

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Are you graduating soon and are panicking about job searching in the “real world”? If so, read on to find out what some successful SFU alumni and co-op employers are saying about what grads can do to stand out.

By: Liesl Jurock 6300 reads | 0 comments
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