Professional Development


‘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 1047 reads | 0 comments

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

Professional Development

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 1187 reads | 0 comments

When to say “No”

Professional Development

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 1034 reads | 0 comments

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

Career Peers

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 1273 reads | 0 comments

#beCPE: My Story About Becoming a Career Peer Educator

Personal Development

Hear from Nader Kassem on how he discovered the Career Peers a year ago and why he enjoys being a Career Peer Educator.

By: Nader Kassem 1497 reads | 0 comments

How to find your Unique Talent in 3 Steps


The dreaded interview question – “What are your strengths and weaknesses?” We spend a lot of time focusing on our weaknesses and how to improve them, but what is your true strength? Focusing on one thing you are good at can change the course of your career! 

By: Clair Lam 1315 reads | 0 comments

Top 10 Tips from Science Alumni


Learn about some of the helpful suggestions given by Science Alumni during the “Inspiring Careers Panel: Innovation in Industry and in Your Own Career” and the “Chemistry Career Night”.

By: Leah Harrison 1819 reads | 0 comments

5 Benefits of Joining an Executive Board


There are many benefits to joining an Executive Board, here are five you might discover at SFU or beyond!

By: Micaela Evans 1411 reads | 0 comments

Killer Content: Make your Resume Standout with Accomplishment Statements

Accomplishment Statements

You have an excellent layout and consistent format to your resume.  Your design elements are eye catching while still being subtle and appropriate for the job.  All of this will be of no use if your content is not reflective of someone who has taken the time to fully explain his or her skills and experiences.

By: Heather Williams 3143 reads | 0 comments

Artist, Activist, and Public Relations Strategist: Meet Miks C-Kellman


Miks C-Kellman is an artist, filmmaker, director, and social campaign initiator. He is also a communications and public relations (PR) specialist. Under the sub-continental sun, I had the opportunity to ask Miks about his life as an inspiring and successful communicator.

By: Dara Hill 1911 reads | 0 comments
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