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Give Agency a Chance: Why You Should Consider a Work Term in an Agency

Co-op Reflections

Ever consider working for a communications agency? Terence Chu certainly has. Currently in a co-op position for global communications consulting agency FleishmanHillard, Terence presents three reasons why working in an agency is a wise career move.

By: Terence Chu 1938 reads | 0 comments
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Teaching English Abroad? Top 5 Tips for Success

International

Adrian Quiroz is a fourth year student of French, Linguistics, and Speech Sciences at Simon Fraser University. He taught English in France for eight months and shares his tips for success.

By: Adrian Quiroz 2854 reads | 0 comments
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The Summer Internship of a Lifetime: Meet Christina Guan

Co-operative Education

What’s your dream job? 

Like many students, Christina Guan has some big dreams.  But her dreams actually became a reality this summer.  Find out how this SFU student was able to utilize her skillset and land an internship of a lifetime. 

By: Natalie Pope 3308 reads | 0 comments
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CMNSU Alumni Feature: Alumni Interview – Jeff Scheffel

Career Exploration

Jeff Scheffel, Community Developer at Volunteer Burnaby, discusses the diversity of a job in the not-for-profit sector, the importance of collaboration, volunteering, and encourages Communication students not to underestimate their skillset. 

By: Kasia Cookson 3298 reads | 0 comments
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5 Career Lessons I Learned From Stepping Outside my Comfort Zone

Communication, Art and Technology

Kelly shares how her experience with SFU YWIB helped her in her career.  Find out what 5 lessons she learned, and what lessons you should know!

By: Kelly Furey 4460 reads | 0 comments
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Technical Writing: A Day to Day Work Flow

Communique

What is the role of a technical writer? And what do you do working as one? Communication Co-op student Brent Restivo answers these questions, outlines the work flow of a typical technical writing project and takes you step-by-step through an actual on-the-job scenario.

 

By: Brent Restivo 3757 reads | 0 comments
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SFU Co-op Secures International Roles for BBA Duo

International Co-op

Two Beedie undergraduate students, Luming Zhao and Xiwen Zheng, successfully secured full-time roles at the prestigious PwC Shanghai office after completing their co-op work terms there. 

By: Ross MacDonald-Allan 770 reads | 0 comments
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CMNSU's Alumni Interview Mashup: Collective Lessons Across the Board II

alumni advice

CMNSU's second alumni interview mashup is here! Check it out for the best of our alumni's career-advancing tips and strateges, and gain insight into what it takes to get the kind of job that’s right for you.

By: Aninditha Kamaruddin 6119 reads | 0 comments
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Alumni Showcase: CMNSU Interviews Carolyn Baldridge at Metro Vancouver Transit Police

Career Exploration

A communication strategy is something that virtually every organization needs, but what kind of work does it entail for the people responsible for crafting and executing it?

By: Aninditha Kamaruddin 2681 reads | 0 comments
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Artist, Activist, and Public Relations Strategist: Meet Miks C-Kellman

Public Relations

Miks C-Kellman is an artist, filmmaker, director, and social campaign initiator. He is also a communications and public relations (PR) specialist. Under the sub-continental sun, I had the opportunity to ask Miks about his life as an inspiring and successful communicator.

By: Dara Hill 4514 reads | 0 comments
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