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Relocating For Work

Wow, it’s been a while since I last posted and so much has happened since February, most notably I’ve moved to Calgary to work for my last co-op term! It’s been a whirl-wind since final exams and a trip to … Continue reading

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Crossing Roads: Experiences from a Former Co-op Student to a Current Co-op Student

A co-authored blog by Giselle General and Tosin Babatunde Hey there, If you have clicked on this blog post you are probably a prospective co-op student or a current co-op wanting to know the gritty details of what it really … Continue reading

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On Managing Your Managers

My time in the work force started when I was 16, a total of 6 years. During this time I have been privileged to work for many great organizations. I have learned invaluable skills and met many amazing people on … Continue reading

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6 Tips for a Phone/Skype Interview

This past fall I had my first Skype interview. It was very different from anything I’ve ever experienced before. In fact I found it more challenging than most interviews I’ve had. Skype and phone interviews are becoming more and more … Continue reading

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How To: Make Your Own Opportunity

As a co-op student I realize that it’s not always easy to find a job. It’s a competitive world out there, and sometimes there are more candidates than positions posted on the job board. It can be over-whelming to hear … Continue reading

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The Hidden Cost of Buying Your Lunch At Work

As an avid personal finance blogger, and someone who meticulously tracks where every penny goes, I can’t help but wonder why people chose to throw away hundreds of dollars per month on lunch. As someone who was in the working-field … Continue reading

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Introduction to Josh Le’s Management Internship at Walmart Canada

Hello CESA blog world! I’m Josh Le, a 3rd year BCom student majoring in Marketing, Cooperative Education.  I worked with Walmart Canada as a Management Intern over the Spring/Summer (May-August) 2012 term. The internship is open to the Marketing 465, School … Continue reading

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