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Why Being a Tutor Can Help You Become a Better Student

Personal Development

Ever wanted to become a tutor? Find out why being a tutor can actually help you become a better student.   

By: Alexandra Petryszak 53671 reads | 0 comments
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Back to the Future: Career Edition

Workplace Transition

If given the opportunity to go back in time, based on what I have discovered interning at SFU Career Services, I would offer my younger self three pieces of advice. Hopefully you can also learn from my experiences and have a smoother transition. 

By: Sandip Grewal 13519 reads | 0 comments
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Three Strategies to Make Any Employer Want to Hire You

CSI Blog

Are you thinking of getting a job but don't know where to start? Have you been sending out hundreds of resumes but never heard back from anyone? Check out these 3 simple strategies that will make you look so good that any employer will want to hire you.

By: Rhoda Lam 11501 reads | 0 comments
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Come Prepared: Succeed at a Career Fair

Networking

SFU Fairs Week is coming! Get the most out of attending by being prepared to impress potential employers. Haleh explains what her co-op term with SFU's Career Services taught her about presenting oneself professionally at a career fair.

By: Haleh Pashaei 17358 reads | 0 comments
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Getting Ready for Math-related Classes in the New Semester

Top Tip Lists

Many university classes require a lot of math and problem-solving. Eric Cai, an SFU alumni currently working in statistics, shares his top tips on how to excel in these challenging courses.  

By: Eric Cai 8211 reads | 0 comments
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CAREER RESOURCES 101: An SFU Student's Guide to Career Readiness

Cross Discipline

September is right around the corner, but before you go off and kick into school mode take a moment to consider how you might make the most of this semester. We suggest starting off with any one of these 13 tips to enhance your career readiness!  

By: Malinda Pathacharige 11590 reads | 0 comments
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Becoming the Leader You Want to Be

Life Experience

Whether in the workplace or at school, we’ve all come across difficult personality types. Read on to find out how you can turn those interactions into positive experiences.

By: Malinda Pathacharige 12145 reads | 0 comments
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How Not to Annoy Your Coworkers (and other workplace etiquette tips)…

etiquette tips

Many people have had some type of negative experience on public transit, for a variety of reasons. But a common theme is poor etiquette. If you’re starting work this summer, you probably don’t want to be ‘that guy’, so read on for some very useful etiquette tips.

By: Abbas Virji 14542 reads | 0 comments
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What Goes On When Your References Are Checked

reference check

You did it. You successfully finished the interview, hopefully feeling satisfied. But what about those references you gave to the interviewer – what happens to those now that your interview’s done? Read on to find out!

By: Abbas Virji 16018 reads | 0 comments
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Top 5 Tips to Ace Your Final Exams

Life Balance

Wondering what you can do to ensure that you ace your final exams this year? Read this week’s blog article to find out 5 tips to ace your finals!

By: Nicole Strutt 10874 reads | 0 comments
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