Study: Where can that liberal arts degree take you on the Canadian job market right now?

Study: Where can that liberal arts degree take you on the Canadian job market right now?
  Most Canadians surveyed told us that they believe educational choices should be tied to job market demands. (And almost 75% say that they are not working in jobs that are related to their studies.) That is why for our recent Thinkopolis research report, we looked at the education Canadians listed on their resumes in ...

How to write a marketing resume that gets noticed

How to write a marketing resume that gets noticed
When writing a resume for a student or entry level marketing job, think of yourself as the product you’re trying to sell. After all, as a marketing professional, you should be able to do that! Market yourself with concrete examples Try to quantify your experience and create more concrete examples. Include numbers, accomplishments and result-oriented ...

Work Story Wednesday: Ryerson grad starts own business

Work Story Wednesday: Ryerson grad starts own business
  THE CHALLENGE In 2010, Brennan McEachran founded Toronto-based SoapBox to build software technology that aggregates crowdsourced ideas. Lots of different organizations – ranging from ski camps to universities to non-profits to multinationals – want to get feedback from employees, customers, students, donors and volunteers, and early on Mr. McEachran saw the diverse possible uses ...

Work Story Wednesday: York U Fine Arts Grads!

Work Story Wednesday: York U Fine Arts Grads!
Wow! From a job at IBM to a downtown Toronto consulting gig and grad school, the York University fine arts grads have some exciting plans ahead of them. See what’s in store for these students here! Post by York University – Home.    

Work Story Wednesday: 5 U of T grads share their stories

Work Story Wednesday: 5 U of T grads share their stories
“Sitting next to me, an excited sister whispered loudly to her brother, past guards sitting between them, that she found the perfect girl for him, and a new bride mouthed to her recently arrested husband that she was pregnant. The flashes of news from their life outside made the prisoners smile and laugh – even ...

Work Story: Community engaged learning coordinator

Work Story: Community engaged learning coordinator
  What’s the path to a career as a community engaged learning coordinator? Or are you asking yourself what that position even is (trust us – it’s pretty cool)! This Wilfrid Laurier graduate has some tips for you! Listen to her story below: Don’t forget to check out Work Story for more stories about the ...

Life lessons from a summer internship

Life lessons from a summer internship
What can you learn from a summer internship? Some very important life lessons, says writer Alex Laughlin in Levo League. As she goes through the stress and difficulties encountered in her move to a new city and at a new job, she also shares how her internship with USAToday lead Laughlin to discover some truly ...