Even a menial summer job has value

Even a menial summer job has value
“When Christina Di Rosa graduated from McMaster University last December, she applied for dozens of internships but, in the end, opted to return to her summer job at a local golf course as a way to make some money. “A lot of my friends right now are just working office jobs, whatever they can get ...

10 mistakes to avoid as you start your summer job

10 mistakes to avoid as you start your summer job
A summer job is a great place to build connections, future references, and even land yourself a job post-graduation! So it’s important to leave a good impression on your employers. What can you do to make sure you do? Glassdoor has a list of 10 mistakes you can avoid as you start your summer job.  ...

It’s past go-time: Your last-minute guide to looking for a summer job with little or no experience

It’s past go-time: Your last-minute guide to looking for a summer job with little or no experience
So you’re all done the stress of papers and exams, and you’re in the clear to relax – only you’re not, because now you have to start the drudgery of looking for a summer job. Boo. Fortunately, you have some help. There are lots of jobs still available for university students (you can find lots ...

Media Release: Shedding light on summer job opportunities

MEDIA RELEASE Toronto, ON , Ministry of Training, Colleges and Universities – Ontario is helping over 100,000 students find jobs and launch their own businesses this summer so they can build the skills they need to succeed. This year, students can visit ontario.ca/readysetwork to access an easy-to-use assessment tool that can help them: Find a ...

Five steps to a summer job

Five steps to a summer job
Summer is just around the corner, and if you’re a student, that means one thing: you need to find a job to help bolster your increasingly empty wallet. Never fear: With a bit of intelligence, charm and these five tips, you are sure to have a job lined up for you very soon! (You can ...

10 summer job search tips for students

10 summer job search tips for students
Believe it or not, if you’re a Canadian student, there’s about six weeks left in your Winter semester. The summer job is on the horizon and coming up quickly. If you haven’t found a place to get some work yet, Maclean’s Josh Dehaas is here to help! With tips on everything from cracking the hidden ...