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4 Tips to Balance Co-op and School

Working Students

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 10198 reads | 0 comments
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From Classroom to Cubicle: How My Student Skills Led to Co-op Success

Co-op Reflections

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 9570 reads | 0 comments
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Should You Do a Co-op Term with the Feds? (The Answer is Yes)

Government

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

By: Emily Edwards 8888 reads | 0 comments
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Action Talk #3: Highlights

Communication, Art and Technology

A recap of the third Action Talk event held at SFU Woodward’s. 

By: Kevin Day 984 reads | 0 comments
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Changing Attitudes to Debunk Co-op Myths

Gerontology Related

Oftentimes, we allow ourselves to believe we are not good enough. In this post, I debunk 5 co-op myths of self-defeat allowing you to rise to any challenge.

By: Cherlene E. Chang 9326 reads | 0 comments
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3 Reasons Why There's No Rush to Finish Your Degree

Life Experience

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 12927 reads | 0 comments
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Event Recap: SFU Indigenous Day

Indigenous

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

By: admin 8185 reads | 0 comments
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So You Want to Be a Public Servant: Getting Hired into the Federal Government

Top Tip Lists

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 8172 reads | 0 comments
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Seek and Ye Shall Find: 5 Tips for Co-op Job Seekers

Resume

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 13245 reads | 0 comments
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Indigenous Career Journey Stories: Deborah L. Smith

Indigenous Career Journey Stories

"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." 

By: admin 9192 reads | 0 comments
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