Persistence

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Getting out of the Dumps and Back on the Hunt in a COVID Job Market

Workplace Success

Getting a job at a grocery store was definitely not what I was expecting to do with my last summer before graduation. I had big plans to apply to marketing and communications student positions and to make the most out of my education and off-time to get relevant experience, but when COVID-19 hit, I knew I just needed a job in general.

By: Keely Rammage-Scott 411 reads | 0 comments
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Creating Your Own Luck

Work Search

Navigating the job market today is not an easy task. Application processes are becoming longer, qualifications that you may need are becoming greater, and there’s sometimes not as many jobs available at some times of the year. But there are ways to overcome all this, and it's not even that difficult.

By: Abbas Virji 6072 reads | 0 comments
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Brave-Up on the OLC: Why You Should Never Give Up

Persistence

It is unfortunate how many people give up their dreams and goals. Persistence is the trait that many people attribute as the main ingredient for their success. Take a look at Arthur's inspiring story on why you should never give up!

By: jhyeh 3418 reads | 0 comments
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Work Search Wisdom: From Rejection to Realization

Co-op

With a semester of co-op experience, I figured finding my next work term would be a breeze. After all, now I had relevant office experience to add to all the volunteer and part-time work on my resume. Unfortunately, I was mistaken. So what was I doing wrong?

By: Jennifer Gutzmann 6686 reads | 0 comments
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Dave's Diary: Stubborn or Persistent? A Stark Difference

Persistence

Like most things, persistence is something of a double-edged sword: it can be either a huge strength when applied in a constructive direction, or an outright flaw when clung to too tightly in situations that call for more flexibility. Like Ned Stark's honour, it can earn you respect and carry you to high places, but it can just as quickly get you into serious trouble.

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