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CMNSU Alumni Feature: Alumni Interview – Jeff Scheffel

Co-op Reflections

Jeff Scheffel, Community Developer at Volunteer Burnaby, discusses the diversity of a job in the not-for-profit sector, the importance of collaboration, volunteering, and encourages Communication students not to underestimate their skillset. 

By: Kasia Cookson 557 reads | 0 comments
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5 Ways to Bring Confidence to the Job Interview

Co-operative Education

Ever feel like interviews do not go your way, or they feel out of your control?  Find the one thing you can control: your confidence! Natalie reflects on some of her old co-op interview experiences, and shares some strategies she has learned to bring confidence to your next interview. 

By: Natalie Pope 815 reads | 0 comments
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The Panel Interview: 5 Things You Should Know

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When you think of an “interview”, do you normally think of a one on one interview? That’s what I used to think of.  However, as a co-op student you might experience panel interviews.  Read on to find out what you should know before a panel interview. 

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Interviewing Human Resources – How Employers Decide who to Interview

Interviews

Have you ever wondered why you never got a callback for that interview? Or perhaps, you’re wondering how you can make sure that you do get called in the future. Either way, wouldn’t it be nice to know how to increase your chances of getting an interview? I sat down with a Human Resources professional to find out how he evaluates resumes and select who to interview. 

By: Daniel Cooper 1496 reads | 0 comments
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5 Reasons Why You Should Mention Playing Sports in an Interview

sports

Learn how those years of recreational sports can help you land the job of your dreams! 

By: Ashley Macey 1344 reads | 0 comments
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Interview Tips: Presenting Your Weaknesses Like a Pro

Interviews

Celia Walters is creating some great content in her marketing role at TPD™ - an international Workforce and HR Solutions company! Check out the latest installment of her series on how to answer the most challenging of interview questions.

By: Celia Walters 1449 reads | 0 comments
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The Other Side of the Desk: Interview Tips from an Interviewer's Perspective

Professional Development

Ever wonder what an interviewer is thinking during your interview? Here’s Bernice to give you a sneak peek thanks to her experience on an SFSS hiring committee!

By: Bernice Puzon 1390 reads | 0 comments
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8 Interview Tips For Impressing a Hiring Manager

Communique

Did you know that according to some statistics, up to 33% of managers know within the first 90 seconds of an interview whether or not they will hire someone? Learn how to ace your interview from beginning to end with these 8 great tips.

By: Krista Michelle Kandt 2870 reads | 0 comments
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5 Things I Learned About Myself During My Work Term

Interviews

Have you ever considered what you would say during an interview when asked the “Tell Us About Yourself” question? Courtney, a Business co-op student learned a lot about herself during her co-op and has figured out her answer.  Read her reflection and re-think your answer to the question.

By: Courtney Adams 2305 reads | 0 comments
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A Career Path to City Hall: Conversations with my Co-op Colleague

Marketing

Touring city hall with Darryl McCarron, it was clear just how passionate he is about his work with the City of Surrey. Despite his prominent role in communications now, however, his career path began quite differently.

By: Alexis Tyller 1823 reads | 0 comments
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