This International Business student at the University of Victoria came across the opportunity of a lifetime almost by accident — but counts himself immensely lucky that he did. Austin Buzzell, now a fourth-year student studying abroad in Singapore, was chosen as one of the 2016 finalists of Odgers Berndtson’s CEO x 1 Day program. He […]
For many students and recent grads, the opportunity to work with a leading brewing company like Molson Coors would be a dream job! Besides the obvious perks (free beer anyone?), this organization also has an amazing company culture. While many places say they prioritize work-life balance for their employees, Molson Coors really practices what they […]
A shocking statistic suggests that only 2% of applicants even make it to the interview level. Appearing unique to an employer can therefore be quite challenging. If you’re interested in writing, why not start a blog? 80% of employers seek out future employees online before deciding to hire. Having a blog that’s already up and […]
Is Accenture’s company culture the perfect environment for your career to thrive? Two young professionals give us an inside look at how Accenture supports the growth and professional development of their employees.
A Public Relations internship is a great role for anyone who is looking for a fast-paced environment that draws on their creativity. Whether you’re doing the internship as part of your media program or an early segway into the field, here’s how to get the job and make the most of your experience. Stage One: […]
When you send an email to someone for the first time, it becomes the first impression you make. No pressure – but the way you write e-mails is your professional calling card. The last thing you want to do is to send something sloppy to a professional you admire, because they will assume that you […]
It’s no secret that competing for a job is tough, and always has been. Employers often have to choose between multiple applications to select a single candidate for one position. Applicants are usually screened pretty carefully, and for those who make it to the interview stage, you can look forward to the interviewer asking difficult […]