Networking

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Three Reasons You Should Attend A Career Fair

Networking

You may have heard of the recent BC Job Fairs or attended one, but did you know that SFU has its own career fairs on two campuses? Our school holds an annual BIG Fair in September and a Mini BIG Fair in the Spring semester. 

By: Stephanie Munez 9725 reads | 0 comments
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Info Sessions: Take Action!

attitude

So you’re finally sitting at that employer’s info session – professional clothes, business cards in hand, phone (hopefully) on silent – and you wonder; why am I here? What purpose does presenting myself in this manner achieve? Well, you’re about to find out…

By: Abbas Virji 5511 reads | 0 comments
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Finding your own Opportunities: Writing a Letter of Introduction

Career Exploration

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 20276 reads | 0 comments
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LinkedIn Grad Guide

Work Search

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 7273 reads | 0 comments
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Mentor Your Way

Professional 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 5296 reads | 0 comments
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Who. What. Why. The Keys to Your Elevator Pitch

Work Search

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 14667 reads | 0 comments
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Last Minute Job Hunt Strategies

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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 6683 reads | 0 comments
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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 12314 reads | 1 comments
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Networking: The “Secret” Way to Obtain a Position

Opportunities

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 6193 reads | 0 comments
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Social Networking: It Could Make YOU More Engaged!

Volunteering

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 3975 reads | 0 comments
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