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The Art of Saying THANK YOU

CSI Blog

Saying thank you is simply the manifestation of showing your appreciation, politeness and your overall good manners. Were you aware that it’s strongly recommended to write thank you notes after interviews?

By: Jeannie Chong 16959 reads | 1 comments

Time for FUN

Career Services

Summer is almost over. Before going back to school in September, why don’t we take the time to relax and have some fun?

By: Jeannie Chong 6695 reads | 0 comments

Intentionality: It's Not A Secret

Dave's Diary

What do we mean by the word "intentionality"? David examines some helpful - and unhelpful - ways the word has become popular, and how the right intentions can be useful in your career and life.

By: David Lindskoog 5796 reads | 0 comments

Twitter Tuesdays #OLCChat: What can I do with my degree?

Work Search

August 13th's chat posed the ever so common question "What can I do with my degree?" The Storify recap is here!

By: Sage Testini 4760 reads | 0 comments

Twitter Tuesdays #OLCChat: Interview Preparation and Performance

Twitter Tuesdays

July 30th marked our third of five Twitter chats and was all about interview preparation and performance. Jill Eddy, this week's guest host, joined the SFU OLC and Career Services for an informative discussion. Read the Storify recap here!

By: Sage Testini 7038 reads | 0 comments

Strike a Balance

Life Experience

If you are the beginner of yoga, you may find some balancing postures really challenging, such as the tree pose. As for throwing pottery, if your clay is not centered on the wheel when you begin to pull up the piece, it will be off balance.  

By: Jeannie Chong 5553 reads | 0 comments

BEST of the BEST

Career Services

In honour of BC Day, let’s take a look at the best BC organizations, employers, and individuals to find out your Best of the Best!

By: Jeannie Chong 4843 reads | 0 comments

Your Work Energy Booster

Career Services

Energy drinks, energy bars… what else? Of course you don’t have to take these to boost your productivity. In this article, I am going to offer you some tips for enhancing your performance at work.

By: Jeannie Chong 4572 reads | 0 comments

Can Pinterest Boost Your Career?

Professional Development

Is social media a useful tool for job search? Have you ever thought of using Pinterest for this purpose? What is Pinterest? How can those “pins” help you advance your career while hunting for jobs?

By: Jeannie Chong 14941 reads | 0 comments

Work, Life, Balance: Juggling It All!


Have you ever sat and thought about what elements in your life can maintain your sense of sanity or better yet, serenity? Tina provides three tips to help you maintain balance when things get hectic!

By: Tina Ebrahimi 13709 reads | 0 comments
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