Finding your own Opportunities: Writing a Letter of Introduction


Do you have a dream job, or even a dream company to work for, but you don't know how to approach it? Co-op advisor, Victoria Cottell shares how to write an awesome letter of reccomendation that is relevant to any job seeker.

By: Victoria Cottell 19509 reads | 0 comments

LinkedIn Grad Guide

Career Services

Do you have a LinkedIn profile? If so, what do you do with it? How much time do you spend on LinkedIn everyday? Do you know a LinkedIn profile can expand your network and potentially land you a job?

By: Jeannie Chong 6845 reads | 0 comments

Mentor Your Way

Personal Development

Do you know what Bill Gates, Yves Saint Laurent, and Plato have in common? They all had incredible mentors. Whether you’re beginning your career journey or you are well on your way, it is always nice to have someone along for the ride who can provide you guidance, support, and wisdom.

By: Jeannie Chong 4954 reads | 0 comments

Who. What. Why. The Keys to Your Elevator Pitch


A great elevator pitch can be the perfect accessory to bring to any networking events – in fact, it’s useful to have for plenty of professional situations. So how do you make the perfect pitch? It's all about the who, what, and why.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 13676 reads | 0 comments

Last Minute Job Hunt Strategies

Career Exploration

Summer is just around the corner. If you are a job seeker without a summer position, don’t worry. Here are four useful tips for your Last Minute Job Hunt. Are you READY to get into job-hunting mode?

By: Jeannie Chong 6442 reads | 0 comments

Top 10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Career Fairs

Professional Development

Planning to attend a career fair? Don't waste the recruiters time, or your own - learn how to arrive prepared, get the most out of the experience, and leave a great first impression.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 11835 reads | 1 comments

Networking: The “Secret” Way to Obtain a Position


Kerri shares the secret to finding hidden volunteer opportunities! She also gives tips on how to get over your fear of networking. Read more to find out!

By: Kerri Jesson 5879 reads | 0 comments

Social Networking: It Could Make YOU More Engaged!


Kerri tells you at to keep up with new trends of posting volunteer opportunities. She give you a few great social media tools to use when seeking opportunitites, and accounts to check out. 

By: Kerri Jesson 3721 reads | 0 comments

Oh the Holidays: The Time to Keep Working…Socially.


Time flies and before you know it, you’ll be attending a lot of holiday parties, activities and social functions. Surprisingly however, these holiday gatherings provide the perfect opportunity to be networking, building relationships, learning about diverse jobs, and starting career conversations that could assist you on getting a head start on your future career exploration and work search.

By: Mike Wong 4181 reads | 0 comments

Networking 101: Building Relationships and Selling Yourself!

CSI Blog

The main benefit of networking, allows you to find jobs, meet new people, and build long lasting relationships for mutual benefit. Knowing the right people allows you to get to places that you might not be able to reach otherwise.

By: Mike Wong 4682 reads | 0 comments
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