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Health Sciences Degree Opens Doors to World Travel

Professional Development

What do you do with a BA in Health Sciences focusing on global health? For Lauren Shandley, this has meant combining her technical expertise and love of travel to better the lives of others around the globe.   

By: Diane Luckow 8600 reads | 0 comments
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5 LinkedIn Tips to Make Your Profile Pop!

Co-op

In the digital age, you never know who’s looking and what opportunities can arise. When you’re putting together your online presence, you want to go beyond cutting and pasting your resume, and get your LinkedIn profile in tip-top shape! Kass shares 5 tips to make your profile POP!

By: Kassandra Mihaly 10076 reads | 0 comments
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5 Ways to Stay Motivated During An Extended Work Term

Co-op

Congratulations, your work term has been extended! Now what? As routine sets in and one gets comfortable, the initial vigor for success in a work term starts to fade. In this article, Charmaine shares practical tips to stay motivated and make the most of the extension.

By: Charmaine Wu 11042 reads | 0 comments
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5 Healthy Habits to Combat the 9-5 Office Life

Work Environment

During his co-op job, William realized that he needed to build healthy life-long habits for his long career ahead. Below is a short list of small things he does combat body deterioration for the 9 to 5 office-life.

By: William Soemargo 12974 reads | 0 comments
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Where Are They Now? Profile: Eric Cai

ENGAGE

SFU alumnus, Eric Cai provides his insights and reflections of the journey to work after graduation, discussing challenges faced and goals reached along the way.

By: Eric Cai 9622 reads | 0 comments
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Those 106 Unread Messages Aren't Going Anywhere

During the Work Term

Remember the flood of emails you ignored as a student? Well, turning a blind eye doesn't fly in the office place. Miranda shares useful tips on how to avoid being overwhelmed by reading and deleting!

By: Miranda Lindsay 6920 reads | 0 comments
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Top 3 Reasons to Consider an Extension and Job Rotation

Co-op

Kim began her co-op work term at BlackBerry despite having never applied for the position. This opportunity sparked her interest in tech, which resulted in an extension and job rotation. In this article, Kim presents 3 reasons why you too should accept a co-op extension and job rotation.

By: Kim Leung 10667 reads | 0 comments
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4 Tips to Balance Co-op and School

Communication, Art and Technology

We millennials aren't lazy! We actually want it all– good grades, a life and experience to get us job market ready. Although those things seem mutually exclusive, Aninditha shares tips on successfully juggling a part-time co-op and school.

By: Aninditha Kamaruddin 11194 reads | 0 comments
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From Classroom to Cubicle: How My Student Skills Led to Co-op Success

Co-operative Education

Once you land a job, the skills you’ve learned in your classes make surprising appearances in the workforce. Discover how Rebecca’s ability to navigate university helped her attain co-op success!

By: Rebecca Chong 9951 reads | 0 comments
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Should You Do a Co-op Term with the Feds? (The Answer is Yes)

Communication, Art and Technology

Emily recounts her co-op term working with the Feds at Service Canada. 

By: Emily Edwards 9196 reads | 0 comments
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