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Given our current global climate, knowing the right thing to say and when can be challenging. That’s why public relations is so important, especially in times of crisis. Have you been considering a challenging career in this sector but are not sure where to start? The Certificate in Public Relations from The G. Raymond Chang […]

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Exam season is almost upon us, which usually means lots of late nights, coffee breaks, and the occasional mini breakdown. Students dread this time of year and can’t wait until it’s over. Every graduate understands the stress felt during this period and can sympathize. Although it may be difficult to make exam season fun, there […]

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A semester is months-long. When you’re constantly studying and working on assignments, you can fall into a serious burnout – and sometimes, this decline in your energy and motivation is so gradual that you don’t notice it happening. If you’re feeling burnt out, stop and think: What can you do right now to help yourself? […]

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#ICYMI, we went live with Krishan Mehta from The Chang School of Continuing Education on March 3, 2020 Krishan Mehta is the Assistant Vice-President, Engagement, at Ryerson University, where he leads alumni relations, special fundraising campaigns, and other strategies to engage different communities in support of the university. Previously, he held a variety of senior […]

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With the hustle and bustle of school, it can be easy to forget about yourself. There is no need to apologize for making ourselves a priority as we cannot work for others’ success while neglecting our own needs. We need to make our well being a priority. Below are some ideas on how to make […]

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As a University of Toronto Commerce student, Khadija Waseem was frustrated that her classes “encouraged young women to be in business, but you still don’t see them in decision-making spaces, and you don’t see them as the heads of organizations”. Born and raised in Toronto, as a hijab-wearing young woman actively involved in her community, […]

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After a semester of readings, textbooks and cases, sometimes curling up with a good book is much needed. Finding a good book or two is must-have for the winter months. There are many good books for students and young professionals that are  readily available online, in books stores, and even in your campus libraries! Staples […]

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You’ve been thinking about quitting your job for weeks. Months, even. You’ve even made a complete pros and cons list with absolutely anything that you could come up with. And you’ve finally made a decision – it’s time to call it quits. Leaving a job – willingly – can be one of the most liberating […]

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#ICYMI We were live on Facebook and Instagram on February 20, 2020 with recruiters from Rogers Communications. Our President, Mary Barroll, sat down with Anna Servedio and Denise Bang to answer your questions about networking, connecting at campus events, how to stand out to employers and so much more. If you missed the live event, […]

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Finding out that you’re being promoted to, or hired for a management position is a great feeling. You feel confident in your own abilities, excited that you’ve been given this opportunity, and proud of all the work you’ve done to make it to this point. But after the initial excitement wears off, the fear sets […]

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Hassan Ghazi knew that he wanted a change in his life. He had a yearning for exploration and experiencing something new. After researching various options, he came to a decision. He was going to pack up and move to Brno, Czech Republic for a semester. He had always loved the idea of studying in Europe […]

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#ICYMI we were live on Facebook and Instagram (yes, at the same time!) with Career Connections on Thursday, February 13th with Trevor Buttrum, Program Manager at the Insurance Institute.  Trevor has over 15 years of experience in career development and campus recruitment. We had the chance to ask your questions live about the insurance industry, […]