Youth Employment Centre

They Are coming to our Hiring Fair On March 17th – So here this is just a little introduction to what they do! The Youth Employment Centre (YEC) offers free career and employment services to youth ages 15 to 24. Learn how to write targeted resum├ęs, ace job interviews, explore career and education options, access

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Using LinkedIn

LinkedIn can be a powerful resource if you use it right! It is a great way to have an online presence that will get you noticed by recruiters, expand your professional network, follow groups relevant to your career, and even message recruiters or hiring managers. LinkedIn is a great supplemental link to add to your

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Hiring Fair 2016

This is an invitation to any and all organizations who would like to be apart of our 2016 Hiring Fair! We already have over 20 organizations confirmed! If you know someone who is wanting to be apart of this event, please forward this information to them. Ambrose University in Calgary, AB is hosting our second

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Is a University Degree Enough?

At one point in time a bachelor’s degree looked really good on a resume and was able to give you the extra “edge” in job searching…but is it enough anymore? In the last decade university enrollment has spiked which means a bachelor’s degree is more common than it once was. The good news for new

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5 Things your Education Does Not teach you about the Real-World

According to The Savvy Intern “the workplace it totally different from college.” College/University does not teach you everything you need to know about the real-working-world: 1) How To Handle Your Money…learn how to budget 2) Dealing With People And Office Politics…avoid it and don’t play dirty 3) Learning How To Listen Intently…listen with your mind

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Internships: get experience & cash

Paid Internships are the answer to that age old question ‘how can I get experience if no one will hire me?’ joinscip is a Alberta Government funded initiative to support post-secondary students in developing skills and acquiring experience as a transition into employment after there education. You can complete 1 scip internship every year and

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Social Networking

In the 21st century it is very important to integrate social networking into your job search. If you are not online it is unlikely you will be noticed by employers. That said, you want to be noticed in a positive way. As a student, now is the time to clean up your online presence and

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Top 50 Leadership Interview Questions

Are you applying for a job where you will be leading and motivating others?! Do you have to handle conflict?! Do you have to manage a team?! How would you answer: Describe a time you took a leadership position when you did not have the title of a leader. Or maybe this question: How have

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What can I do with my Degree?

This is a really helpful site to let you explore what you can do with your specific degree. It lists typical occupations people go into and the not-so-common jobs out there for your specific undergrad degree: English Biology Business History Psychology/Behavioral Science Hope this helps as you decide what career path to move towards. Explore

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