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I worked as an Associate Developer Intern at Exponent Investment Management. I will say that I was extremely fortunate to have this amazing experience. I really loved working at this company and I learned a ton.  Read more ›

Good Job Hunting

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I needed a job. That was the one thought that kept coming back to me during my second semester. My justification was that I wanted experience as well as some side cash. However, my main reason was that I was intrigued by the field of finance. I honestly did not know where to start.   Read more ›

How to Find Relevant Work Experience Without the CO-OP Program?

How do you gain work experience that is relevant to your program of study? Applying for the CO-OP Program is a very common answer that I’ve heard from many people. However, if you were not admitted to the CO-OP Program for some reason, or you are still on the waiting list, do not worry! There are many routes that can lead to success. Besides the CO-OP Program, there are other programs and internship opportunities that allow you to gain relevant work experience during your studies.  Read more ›

My Experience at Telfer Connects

Telfer Connects was a huge success this year. More than 270 students and over 95 employers from 32 companies attended the event. As a third-year Telfer student, this year was my first time coming to the event as a student attendee and at the same time as an ambassador for the Career Centre. I got a chance to see the event from two different perspectives and would love to share my experience with you.  Read more ›

How to Write a Great Cover Letter

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Are you applying for jobs and having a hard time writing your cover letter? You are not alone. Many students, myself included, find that cover letters can be very tricky to write.  Read more ›

How to Prepare for Telfer Connects

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You probably attended various networking events these past semesters within or even outside of the University while having different experiences every time you networked. Whether you easily got connected with many people or were barely able to talk to at least one person there, we all know that preparation is the key to success at networking events.  Read more ›

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