Info Sessions: Take Action!


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 5393 reads | 0 comments

Finding your own Opportunities: Writing a Letter of Introduction

self directed

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 20015 reads | 0 comments

LinkedIn Grad Guide

CSI Blog

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 7094 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 5129 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 14298 reads | 0 comments

Last Minute Job Hunt Strategies

Work Search

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 6590 reads | 0 comments

Top 10 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Career Fairs

Career Services

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 12145 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 6076 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 3882 reads | 0 comments

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

CSI Blog

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 4371 reads | 0 comments
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