Personal Development

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Choosing Your Major? Unsure of your options?

Academic Success

For many students, picking a major and/or minor can be a very intimidating and daunting task. Should you major in Chemistry or go for a major in Communication with a concentration of Political Economy and Policy, or do a double minor in Linguistics and French?

By: Mike Wong 4551 reads | 0 comments
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Being a Space Man is Something I Have to Do

Personal Development

Fear, anxiety, intimidation, excitement and doubt.  This is exactly how most student feel when they secure their first work term!  Starting a new job is hard even at the best of times, but learning how to cope and make friends makes things a lot easier.  Stay friendly, smile and read on for more.

By: Stephanie Ngo 5887 reads | 0 comments
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Conquering my fears of the Adobe Creative Suite

Personal Development

Finding it hard to find a co-op job that doesn't require any web or design skills?  Read on if you're interested in learning how this co-op student conquered her fears and learned how to make the most of her work term using the design skills she learned in just a few short weeks! 

By: Kaylee Leitch 5923 reads | 0 comments
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Blogging: A Gateway to your Dream Job

Workplace Success

Want to add to your portfolio but don't know where to start?  Why not try starting your own blog?  See how this recent Communication graduate landed his dream job while writing about his favourite sports team, the Canucks!  

By: Larissa Hildebrandt 6608 reads | 0 comments
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Dave's Diary: Advice From My Dad Part 2 - Make Yourself Irreplaceable

Parents

"Make yourself irreplaceable," he would say, regaling stories of his own young employment at a car dealership. "Take the shifts that nobody else wants, work extra hours whenever possible, be the guy that your boss knows they can always count on." Was this really what my dad wanted me to do with my life?

By: David Lindskoog 5061 reads | 0 comments
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Overcoming your Fear of Public Speaking

Top Tip Lists

Hate giving in-class presentations? Looking for ways to improve your public speaking skills? Here are 3 easy steps to ace your next presentation!

By: Noman Muneer 7521 reads | 0 comments
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Meet the Faculty: Alison Beale

Communique

Though she never participated in a formal co-op program, Alison Beale, the new chair of Communication, describes her experience throughout her education as surprisingly similar to that of many Communication Co-op students.

By: Emily Ross 3865 reads | 0 comments
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