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Humans of Telfer – Katherine

Q: What do you like most about Telfer?  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Favour

“My time at Telfer has been great. What I like most is being able to meet like-minded people. I have made some close friends from classes and clubs who have really shaped my university experience for the better.  Read more ›

Why reflecting on your progress is important for success

Whether in your academic or professional life, reflecting on your progress can be key in making your aspirations come true. Reflecting can mean many things and is unique to each individual but setting new objectives can be extremely effective. Exploring various avenues of reflection will help you determine which method works best for you.  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Alexis

Extracurriculars allowed me to meet my best friends, gain valuable work experience, but most importantly, changed my mindset about what I wanted to do after graduation.  Read more ›

Relationship building: the dos and don’ts of networking

Networking does not simply mean clicking on the “Connect” button on LinkedIn and trying to reach the highest number of connections possible: it means creating long-term, mutually beneficial relationships. Many candidates credit their success to the strong network they have built over time. Here are the top do’s and don'ts of networking.  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Ghita

“I’m from Morocco and I’m currently completing my Bachelor of Commerce (International Management) at the Telfer School of Management. One of the best memories from my years at Telfer is the exchange I took part in third year. Through this experience I got to live amazing moments and meet great people while discovering a new academic environment.”  Read more ›

LinkedIn: Five easy tips to make your summary more impactful

You finally did it! You completed your LinkedIn profile: Experience? Check. Education? Check. Licenses and certifications? Check. Volunteers experience? Check. Skills and endorsements? Check.  Read more ›

Humans of Telfer – Hyah

“My happiest moment at Telfer was during the Telfer Finance Society’s Toronto Trip. We visited very prestigious firms where I was able to meet some of Canada’s top finance professionals.”  Read more ›

No response after applying? The five most common causes of rejection

Job hunting can be overwhelming, stressful, frustrating, and even disappointing, especially after being rejected several times. We’ve ALL been there: you are not alone, far from it, and many other students will inevitably face rejection. Here are the five most common causes of rejection and hacks to optimize your chances of being selected.  Read more ›

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“My decision to come work at the Telfer Career Centre has brought so many positive changes to my life. Our team is dynamic and dedicated to students on their journey towards success and the job market. The best news I can receive during my workday is that one of them has landed a job they’re passionate about or has been invited for an interview following one of our networking events. It feels good to be able to help students in a tangible way.”  Read more ›

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