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Making Meaningful Online Connections With Employers

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Making connections is a vital part of networking, but how can you make connections that would be impossible to create in-person? Read on to find out more, and to help you realize the importance of developing an accurate online profile of yourself.

By: Abbas Virji 11885 reads | 0 comments
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What Can You Do Every Year?

CSI Blog

With Convocation happening this week, it gets us all to think about the time it will be our turn to walk across the stage and get our parchment. What do you plan on doing once you graduate? This article will be sharing tips on what you can to do for your career every year.

By: Stephanie Munez 5019 reads | 0 comments
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Why I Hate Personal Branding

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Personal branding. It's a well-meaning enough concept, describing the process of differentiating and drawing attention to oneself so as to positively influence others, most notably in a job-seeking scenario. But it's also a demeaning, dehumanizing metaphor.

By: David Lindskoog 7612 reads | 0 comments
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Maximizing LinkedIn with Lisa Dalla Vecchia

LinkedIn

Lisa Dalla Vecchia, Manager of Alumni & Career Communications External Relations for Beedie School of Business explains how to get the most out of LinkedIn.

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Burnaby’s BIG Fair 2013: Day Two

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Thursday marked the end of the BIG Fair for another year. We were back in the action on Day Two to check out some new employers on campus.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 6774 reads | 0 comments
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Burnaby's BIG Fair 2013: Day One

Networking

The BIG Fair was back at Burnaby on September 25th. We recapped some of the day one highlights, read on to learn about some of the employers and opportunities available.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 5665 reads | 0 comments
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Happenstance: Exploring your career options

endless possibilities

Are you worried about your career path or worried that it is not following your big plan? Plans are not set in stone and can always change course. Read about happenstance and explore your vast career options!     

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Three Reasons You Should Attend A Career Fair

Professional Development

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 8675 reads | 0 comments
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Finding your own Opportunities: Writing a Letter of Introduction

Co-operative Education

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.

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Three Steps to Getting a Job After Graduation: Step Three

Information Interviews

Co-op coordinator, Caroline Wakelin explains the concept of the 20-minute job search. In part three she explains what an information interview is, and how to prepare for one.

By: carose 12680 reads | 0 comments
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