Professional Development


CMNSU's Alumni Interview Mashup: Collective Lessons Across the Board II

Alumni Stories

CMNSU's second alumni interview mashup is here! Check it out for the best of our alumni's career-advancing tips and strateges, and gain insight into what it takes to get the kind of job that’s right for you.

By: Aninditha Kamaruddin 4365 reads | 0 comments

An Introvert’s Guide to Prepping for the Professional World

Professional Success

Yes, shy people can (and do!) succeed, too—and not just as murder-mystery novelists and computer programmers.

By: Leah de Roy 2345 reads | 0 comments

#beCPE: From Career Peer to Peer Coach


Jack shares his story and reflection of his two years spent volunteering as a Career Peer Educator.

By: Jack Zhou 1399 reads | 0 comments

Coach Conversations – Interview with the SFU Volunteer Services Coordinator About Engagement Peers


Who are the Engagement Peers and what makes this SFU volunteer experience unique? Jack interviews Albert Fung, Volunteer Services Coordinator about his experiences with this peer group.

By: Jack Zhou 1087 reads | 0 comments

Coach Conversations – Interview with the Career Peer Educator Divisional Supervisor


Jack, sets out to hear insights from the Career Peer Educator Divisional Supervisor. In this interview, we hear her thoughts about the program and working with Career Peers.

By: Jack Zhou 1398 reads | 0 comments

Alumni Showcase: CMNSU Interviews Carolyn Baldridge at Metro Vancouver Transit Police

Metro Vancouver Transit Police

A communication strategy is something that virtually every organization needs, but what kind of work does it entail for the people responsible for crafting and executing it?

By: Aninditha Kamaruddin 1294 reads | 0 comments

‘Cause Bloggers Gonna Blog (Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog, Blog)


"You need at least 2 years of work experience to get this (entry-level) position.” Learn how one student used volunteer blogging to gain that ever-so-important 2  years of experience and get a leg up in the professional world!

By: Ashley Macey 1217 reads | 0 comments

#beCPE: How Being a Career Peer Educator Changed My Idea of Careers

Career Peers

As an English major, Samantha came into the Career Peer Educator program with certain goals but her experience wasn't quite what she had expected.

By: Samantha Rosiczkowski 1365 reads | 0 comments

When to say “No”

saying no

Do you have people knocking at your door, asking for your expertise? Did you want to say yes to all of them, but didn’t know if you could handle all of it? Say “no” now, so that you can say yes to the things you truly want later. 

By: Clair Lam 1243 reads | 0 comments

#beCPE: You Are Welcome to Join our Career Peer Family!

CSI Blog

In this blog post learn about the most rewarding parts of being a Career Peer Educator, as told by Daniel, a Career Peer Educator since 2013!

By: Daniel Wang 1477 reads | 0 comments
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