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The holidays are fast approaching, and people are busy planning their winter getaways, preparing for their upcoming finals, and buying gifts for their loved ones. The holidays are a perfect time for friends, family, cozy fireplaces, and having a vision for yourself for the next year!  When crafting your new year’s resolution, self-reflection and goal […]

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During your first holiday season at a new job, it’s not uncommon to debate whether you should exchange gifts with your co-workers. Maybe you want to buy something nice for your close work friends, but not for the whole office. Or, you want to thank your boss for doing a great job but don’t want […]

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Are you worried about graduating and soon starting work? While going to the office is definitely different from a classroom, there are ways to make the transition easier and maintain healthy student habits! Setting up a structure to emulate a college campus will help you work healthier, and maintaining long-term goal planning will ensure you […]

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, many students, recent graduates and working adults experienced a shift from in-person workplaces and schooling to working and studying from home. This changed the lives of many socially, but people also had to adapt their homes to become functional workspaces.  As the pandemic continues, the risk of universities, schools, and workplaces […]

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How you dress tells others how you want to be perceived and respected. Regardless of your personal style or industry, dressing professionally is essential to building your career. Suppose you are just starting your career after finishing school or switching careers. In that case, it is even more crucial that you dress professionally to send […]

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More and more companies are embracing remote work following the stay-at-home order during the pandemic. Regardless, the trend for remote work is here to stay. In 2020, the company Growmotely conducted a study asking professionals what they think about remote work. Results showed the majority of responses are in favour of remote work continuing post-pandemic. […]

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It can be hard to imagine getting vacation time off, let alone getting the days off that you want! This effect is even more substantial when you’re relatively young and new to the workforce. Broaching the topic of time off with your boss can feel overwhelming.  However, don’t fret; We’ve got some tips and tricks […]

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Is your dream company never hiring? It can look that way if you only search job boards, but they usually don’t have the whole picture. This is because of the best-kept secret in the job-hunting game. Positions become available internally before they are posted to job boards. Also, some companies only select a few job […]

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Advocate for yourself! It can be one of the most uncomfortable situations you will encounter at the workplace. But, learning to speak up for yourself and express who you are, what you need, what you struggle with, and what you stand for are all acts of courage! These acts can also look like openly sharing […]

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As the holidays approach, exam season is on its way, and it can be hard to embrace the joyful season when the stress of grades and tests looms in the back of your mind. Luckily, it’s 2021, and the internet is on your side and can help relieve some of your anxiety.  Here are a […]

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A key aspect many people forget when applying to jobs is to understand yourself fully. It is always important to recognize your strengths and weaknesses before applying for jobs. Recognizing yourself will help narrow job postings suited for you, rather than wasting time applying to jobs you aren’t qualified for. Additionally, it is crucial to […]

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Being organized is a cultural and generational skill set, and it’s a trait that individuals have to be trained and taught constantly. So, how can individuals improve their organization? Luckily, there are virtual and in-person training sessions, tools (ex: agendas/planners, Google calendar, posted notes and to-do lists) and resources (ex: articles, journals and books). These […]