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Myers-Briggs Career Testing

Self-assessment and personal development are fundamental steps that give you crucial insights into your career type and personality. They allow you to understand your interests and personality better through assessment tools including the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) and the Strong Interest Inventory.  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Ryan

Tags: Humans of Telfer, Student Profile

“Getting involved will lead to experiences you never thought you were capable of”  Read more ›

Three smart tips to reconcile work and school

Tags: Goals, Time management

Finding the right balance between work and school is a common and major challenge for students. Let me share with you my three tips to achieve it.  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Mira

How has your role as Coordinator for Jeux du Commerce impacted your experience at Telfer and you’re your personal life?  Read more ›

How working with kids helped me in the business world

Tags: leadership, Transferable Skills, Job Experience

I started working with children during my last year of high school as a way to make some extra pocket money, and it was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. I held a variety of positions over the last three years, including in an after-school program, teaching dance and drama classes, as well as working at summer camps in July and August.  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Yassine

“Once we’ve started our program, it becomes difficult to know if we’ve made the right choice. Theory and practice are often very different things!  Read more ›

Stay Motivated with Your Own Career Vision Board

Tags: Goals, Motivation

When is the last time you thought of your dream career? Dream salary? Dream lifestyle? With our busy lives as students, once a new school year starts we don’t often think about our big-picture career goals. A vision board can change that.  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Aman

Tags: Humans of Telfer, Student Profile

“My most memorable moment was when I joined JDC at the beginning of my first year. At the beginning, I was a little nervous – very nervous, actually – because I did not know much about case competitions, and the idea of presenting to real companies was very intimidating. However, I jumped at the opportunity, and it turned out to be a great experience. The best thing about it was meeting new people and learning new things from them. I got to see the different types of problems that companies face in the real world. Overall, I enjoyed the experience so much that I am participating again this year.  Read more ›

Get Started on Your Professional Development Plan Now!

Tags: Networking, Career Development

Spring break is over, and you’ve spent most of it studying for your upcoming exams. You’re sleep deprived and have only one thing in mind: assignments and midterms. You’ll rebuild your energy (and sleep reserves) once it’s all over. University life, am I right?  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Patrick

Tags: Humans of Telfer, Student Profile

“What do you want to achieve in school? This question is not merely about your academic achievements, but also about your impact at school and on others. The connections we make while at Telfer can often be crucial to developing our career.  Read more ›

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