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Indigenous Stories: Klahanie R. Rorick, SFU Office for Aboriginal Peoples

Indigenous

"Having attended an Aboriginal institute has made a positive impact in my life. It has positively changed my connections and friendships I have made. Continuing here at SFU has changed my life. I am ever grateful I get to live the life; I do here at SFU."

By: Klahanie R. Rorick 1483 reads | 0 comments
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Diary of a Marketing Co-op: Improv Tips from Tina Fey

Tina Fey

Our marketing co-op student takes a break from discussing the details of her work term to share some advice from Tina Fey on improv and your own co-op semester.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 1346 reads | 0 comments
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Co-op Employer's Perspective: Working with Co-op Students

Sylvia Currie

Hear what it's like to work with Co-op students and what makes a perfect employee straight from Co-op employers! Read on to find out attributes and qualities that can improve your workplace performance.

By: Sylvia Currie 1101 reads | 0 comments
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Dave’s Diary: Discipline Beats Time Management

CSI Blog

I’m from the prairies. I’ve always loved a big, open skyline and an endless horizon. Having moved to the west coast, one of the things I notice frequently is that the coastal mountains do a very effective job of blocking out the horizon and making the sky seem much smaller

By: David Lindskoog 1906 reads | 0 comments
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Interview Types: The Dinner Interview

Interviews

Interviewing for a job over a meal requires the ability to not only impress with your skills and experience, but also as a dinner guest. This edition of the Interview Types series will help you master both.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 1029 reads | 0 comments
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Diary of a Marketing Co-op: Changing Circumstances

Series

This edition of my marketing blog strays from my time at TELUS to look back to grade school, where I learned an important lesson about not giving up on myself.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 891 reads | 0 comments
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A Once-in-a-lifetime Experience in Ghana: Interning with Projects Abroad

Life Experience

In Summer 2010, Cici Chenliu, a Kinesiology student, went to Ghana with Projects Abroad for a month to work as an intern at a local hospital. Check out her life changing experience working in the ward and exploring the beautiful cities of Ghana.

By: Cici Chenliu 3526 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Health Sciences Takes India! Our Neighbourhood - Gariahat, Kolkata

India

Martyna provides a tour of the neighbourhood where the SFU Health Sciences Co-op Team working at Destiny Reflection in India live.

By: Martyna Purchla 1497 reads | 0 comments
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Interview Types: The Screening Interview

Interviews

The screening interview is used by many large companies as a first, usually informal round of interviews. They are often conducted by HR reps before you can even meet anyone you'll be working with, but you need to perform well to get a foot in the door.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 1220 reads | 0 comments
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Interview Types: Group Interviews

Interview Types

Group interviews aren't as common as some of the other formats we've explored in this series, but they can often be used as part of a screening process, so it's always good to be prepared for them.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 1220 reads | 0 comments
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