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Accelerating Your Career Through Community Involvement

Volunteering

It may only be the start of the semester, but you’re probably already piled with work. However, there’s no better time to get involved within your community than now, especially with so many volunteer opportunities around with the new year. Find out how being involved can jumpstart your career.

By: Abbas Virji 5632 reads | 0 comments
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Twitter Tuesdays #OLCchat: Jobs on Campus

Career Services

Twitter Tuesdays returned for the Spring semester by bringing in Jackie Davie, Coordinator of Temporary Support Services

By: Elizabeth Moffat 5439 reads | 0 comments
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Introducing New and Improved Twitter Tuesdays

Twitter Tuesdays

Learn how we're using your feedback to switch up our OLC Career Chats this semester. Highlights include a bigger focus on guests, and an invitation to participate in person!

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Spring 2014 Twitter Tuesdays: OLC Career Chats

Professional Development

The OLC and Career Services will be hosting Twitter Career Chats again this semester. Join us on select Tuesdays at 12pm in person or using the hashtag #OLCchat to discuss career related topics with career advisers, staff, and fellow students.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 13354 reads | 0 comments
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Are YOU Having Fun? It's Essential!

Personal Development

After that long, endless onslaught of papers, exams and presentations, it’s time for your mind to get some rest. But you might be surprised at just how important it is to have fun. Read on to find out why!

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Twitter Tuesdays #OLCchat: Staying Professional After Hours

Networking

The final OLC Career Chat of the semester looked ahead to a December filled with holiday parties and how you can keep your profssional image intact after hours.

By: Elizabeth Moffat 5030 reads | 0 comments
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Myths and Tips of What You Can Do In Government

what can i do in government

There are many myths that are prevalent about working in government, whether it is at the federal, provincial or municipal level. But do these myths actually hold any truth? Read on to find out more, and to also discover a fantastic event opportunity to network with government representatives from all levels!

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Exploring Your Career Options Through Co-op

workbc

Career exploration is a lifelong journey. You are likely to be exploring new fields you may not know exist, and you may find yourself switching occupations quite a few times (which is perfectly acceptable). If there’s one thing to do with regards to your career exploration, it would be to start now

By: Abbas Virji 4618 reads | 0 comments
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Loving Your Job vs. Loving Youself

Career Services

Should our most important values be fulfilled by the job we do? Anything less tends to be viewed as "just a job." The result is predictable: a bunch of unsatisfied people who think they should be in more fulfilling jobs. Dave argues it's better to love yourself than your job.

By: David Lindskoog 6542 reads | 0 comments
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Tips on Studying Effectively

final exams

Finals season is coming up, and so is the daily intake of caffeine by students – you know who we’re talking about. Exam stress is a natural part of life that everyone will face at one point or another, but there are ways to ease the amount of stress - read on to find out more!

By: Abbas Virji 8002 reads | 0 comments
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