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3 Reasons Why There's No Rush to Finish Your Degree

Top Tip Lists

Matthew enters his fourth year with a newfound perspective on graduation. His time working for SFU Career and Volunteer Services has taught him that when it comes to education, there should be no rush. Here, he shares his top 3 reasons why!

By: Matthew Furtado 11948 reads | 0 comments
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Event Recap: SFU Indigenous Day

Government of Canada

The 2nd Annual SFU Indigenous Day at the SFU Burnaby campus was a huge success! Here is a recap of the event.

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So You Want to Be a Public Servant: Getting Hired into the Federal Government

Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada

Jobs in the federal government are well-paid, interesting, and a great springboard for your career. They are also very hard to get. These six tips could help you land your dream job!

By: Diana Bartosh 7122 reads | 0 comments
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Seek and Ye Shall Find: 5 Tips for Co-op Job Seekers

Seeking Students

Truth be told, finding my first co-op job took me three semesters. Don’t panic! Here are 5 tips to help keep you on track, motivated and increase your competitiveness in your co-op job search. 

By: Chris McCluskie 7647 reads | 0 comments
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Indigenous Career Journey Stories: Deborah L. Smith

Personal Development

"The road has been a long one and filled with many stops and starts. I would say never be afraid of having to do things over and over again because failure is not weakness or "bad". It's a way to know how to move forward." 

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5 Signs You Should Work For A Non-Profit

Non-profit

Many students enter communications with the hopes of landing a glamorous, high-paying job. In this article, Celine makes a case for why you may want to consider a less glamorous, but highly rewarding career in the non-profit sector.

By: Celine Diaz 2015 reads | 0 comments
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International Co-op Twitter Contest 2016

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International Co-op held their very first My Work Term Abroad Twitter Contest 2016 for students to share their Co-op experiences abroad.

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Unlikely Co-op Candidate Switches From Landscaping to Technical Writing

Communication, Art and Technology

Accumulating over 80 credits and completing three quarters of a degree usually rules out any potential opportunity for students to be selected for Co-op, unless you ask Mike Lazar how he beat the odds.

By: Mike Lazar 9139 reads | 0 comments
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Engaging the World After Co-op

Alumni Spotlight

After graduation, Melissa took a different path than most. Taking SFU's message of engaging the worlkd quite literally, she quit her jobs to volunteer in Cambodia for six months to see where life would lead her.

By: Melissa Chungfat 6930 reads | 0 comments
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How to Spend Summer Break, Efficiently

Human Resource Management

Most students studying in universities take the summer semester off to work. But apart from work, find out how to set SMART goals and spend your summer term in an efficient and productive way.

By: anajaf 2068 reads | 0 comments
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