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Tags: Humans of Telfer

What is your dream career, and how are you preparing for it right now?  Read more ›


Tags: Personal Branding

Personal branding. As business students, we know what it is. We have to know what is is, or else we won’t survive.  Read more ›

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Tags: Humans of Telfer, Student Profile

“Being in Telfer has opened up so many opportunities for me. I discovered a club named Telfer Law Society where I met people who share the same goals as I did. This pushed me to learn, grow, and become the best version of myself. I am grateful for everything I have learned, especially being able to manage a perfect work/school/personal life balance.”  Read more ›

What to do when an employer “ghosts” you

Tags: Interview

Some of us have heard of ghosting in the dating context. It is quite a vague concept. While some people consider it to be when someone stops communicating with you, regardless if you two have gone on a date yet or not, some consider ghosting to be only when a person stops answering your text messages post-date (probably because he or she is too afraid to be confrontational about not being interested anymore).  Read more ›

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Tags: Humans of Telfer, Student Profile

"My third year has been great so far! It’s more fun, because I get to specialize and learn more about my area, Marketing. The class sizes are smaller now than in first and second years, which means there’s more time to talk to professors.  Read more ›

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Tags: Humans of Telfer, Student Profile, inspiration

“Who are your biggest inspirations in life?”  Read more ›

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“I’d really love to go abroad for an extended period of time, but I’m just a poor student with no money.”  Read more ›

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Tags: leadership, Leadership Development, Motivation

What does it mean to be a leader?  Read more ›

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Tags: Ambassador Program, volunteer, involvement

One of the main reasons I joined the Telfer Career Centre as an ambassador was because someone told me it would be a great way to learn how to network. The Centre allowed me to start networking in a pressure-free environment. As I started volunteering at networking events and information sessions held by various employers, I was able to practise networking easily. In many of these events, I had to communicate with our guest employers to ensure everything goes smoothly. The best part is that I was paired with another student, usually a volunteer. This proved to be especially important during my first few networking events. It made all the difference knowing that I had a partner there with me.  Read more ›


Tags: Time management, Productivity

Being a student is time-consuming. From studying for midterms to participating in extracurricular activities, going to networking events to advance your career, and finding time to socialize, life can get overwhelming.   Read more ›

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