Comic Guide: 5 Tips to Prepare for Co-op


Embarking on your first Co-op placement? Thinking of applying to the Co-op program? In this comic guide, Linnea offers five tips that will give you a fresh outlook on how to update your resume, build up the confidence to go on interviews, and set yourself up for success. You’ve got this! 

By: Linnea Vo 1362 reads | 0 comments

How Dating is like Interviewing and How to Conquer Both


Interviews can be a stressful event, full of anxiety and confusion. Much like the dating world, interviews are a first meeting where you are desperately hoping the other person will like you and vice versa. Here are some things to keep in mind for either situation.

By: Jessica Parsons 1227 reads | 0 comments

Landing an Engineering Co-op

Applied Sciences

This article provides a few tips to improve your co-op work search. Having completed a few co-op positions, I’ve learned methods that have helped me get a co-op job offer. Some of the tips may seem cliché but when the little things add up, they can help improve one’s chances by a margin.

By: Alex Wu 1116 reads | 0 comments

Tackling the Application Process in the Federal Public Sector


Are you in the process of applying to a federal government co-op position but are unsure of what to expect or whether you’re on the right track? Check out these tips that Christie, a fourth year Criminology co-op student, has to offer after dedicating four of her work terms to various agencies within the federal public sector.

By: Christie Lo 1386 reads | 0 comments

The Interview Basics: 5 Simple Steps to Help You Prepare

Top Tip Lists

Job interviews can be nerve-racking but with planning and preparation anyone can master the basic steps for interview success. Here are five tips to help you get ready. 

By: Taylor Mckinney 3338 reads | 0 comments

5 Ways to Bring Confidence to the Job Interview


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: npope 15198 reads | 0 comments

The Panel Interview: 5 Things You Should Know


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. 

By: npope 7385 reads | 0 comments

Interviewing Human Resources – How Employers Decide who to Interview

CSI Blog

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 7227 reads | 0 comments

5 Reasons Why You Should Mention Playing Sports in an Interview

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

By: Ashley Macey 15746 reads | 0 comments

Interview Tips: Presenting Your Weaknesses Like a Pro


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 12475 reads | 0 comments
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