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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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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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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Job Search Engine

Neuvoo is a free, Canadian-based job search engine that indexes jobs directly from companies` career websites, placement agencies, and job boards. They centralize all jobs available on the web to help people find new career opportunities. So, I guess you could say that they are much like the Google for jobs. Neuvoo Job Search Hope

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Stand Out with Soft Skills

Soft Skills are characteristics and traits that will set you apart in a professional setting “What three soft skills do you look for in every potential team member, and why?” They asked Entrepreneurs and Here’s what they said… – Curiosity, Teachability and Drive – Motivation, Attention to Detail and a Positive Outlook – Communication Skills,

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