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Who. What. Why. The Keys to Your Elevator Pitch

Networking

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 12582 reads | 0 comments
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Last Minute Job Hunt Strategies

CSI Blog

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 6098 reads | 0 comments
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Angela Semple’s Career Story

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Angela writes about coming to SFU, the Indigenous connections she found, and how her job search found her back in the New Student Enrollment and Transition department.

By: Angela Semple 23297 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Job Search: The End of Round 2 - Decision Time

Interviews

After having had 3 interviews, Natalie realized that she would be happy with any of the jobs. Now, what does she do when two still are deciding, and one calls her and asks her to decide within 24 hours?

By: npope 4429 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Job Search: My Best Job Interview?

Interviews

Natalie goes on her third interview. For this job interview she has relevant experience and hopes this will work to her advantage.

By: npope 3890 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Job Search: Preparation Is Key

Work Search

Have you been asked to prepare a presentation and write an exam on top of your typical interview for your next job? Read on to find out more about Natalie's experience with this new job interview format and her key take-away lessons for you.

By: npope 4049 reads | 0 comments
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Natalie's Co-op Job Search: And Round Two Begins

Interviews

Natalie had just finished her previous co-op and started applying for her second job this spring. Read on to find out how her first interview goes, for her second round of co-op job search.

By: npope 4528 reads | 0 comments
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Unpaid Internships: A Systemic Problem

Work Search

The topic of unpaid internships has been a hot item in the news recently. It may not come as a surprise, but I have a big problem with unpaid internships - it just may not be for the reason you think.

By: David Lindskoog 4548 reads | 0 comments
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Making the Most of Your Summer

CSI Blog

The days are getting longer and the sunshine is calling you outside.  Your final exams are wrapping up and the feelings of euphoria begin to transform into a mixture of boredom and uncertainty and even you begin to question what the next four months will look like, or longer if this Spring semester was your last.  But Summer 2013 could be so much more for you, and your resume.

By: Liz Kennedy 4593 reads | 0 comments
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Behind The Scenes: Interviewing CTV's Kelvin Redvers (Part 2)

Kelvin Redvers

An avid watcher of HBO and AMC hit shows like Dexter, Game of Thrones and Mad Men, I often daydreamed about what it would be like to work in the film and television industry. Lucky for me, I was able to interview Kelvin Redvers, a young television producer at CTV. This is part 2 of a 2-part series.

By: Elena Barbir 6808 reads | 0 comments
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