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As the school year comes to an end, many students decide to take a gap year as the next step in their journey. A gap year usually occurs after high school, and students can take a semester or a year away from their regular studies to work, volunteer, or travel. Here are three ways you […]

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When you apply for a job, the technical skills in the job description are critical – but it’s your soft skills that can help you get ahead in the interview and throughout your career. Many soft skills are sought-after and transferable in any role. It’s what makes you a great employee to work with. Here […]

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Everyone has pronouns. English speakers learn pronouns at a very young age through exposure to these common ones: he/him, she/her, and they/them. People use pronouns to refer to others without having to repeat their names.  Pronouns also hold importance for everyone – they play a large role in helping people parse their own sense of […]

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It can be a huge adjustment if you’ve never had a work from home job before. You might be nervous about many things you’ve never had to worry about before. Are you allowed to take breaks? How do sick days work? How do you stay on task with everything going on at home? Don’t worry, […]

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You have it all planned out: your dream school, dream job, and your next big move. Then boom, you get hit with one rejection after another. It can cause you to feel like a failure and give up on achieving other goals. Learning how to rise above a setback can teach you how to embrace […]

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Freelance writing can be a beneficial way to supplement your income in between studies or other work. Many freelance writers work part-time, and it can often be a flexible position depending on what type of freelance writing job you get. Some positions might be open on a rolling basis, such as TalentEgg’s Writer/Contributor Position, but […]

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In this 3-part series on Voices of Inclusion with Career Connections, we will be talking to insurance industry professionals about their rewarding career paths, getting their valuable insights on equity, diversity, inclusion and offering you insider tips on how to hatch your own career in Canada’s property and casualty insurance industry. In this first instalment […]

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With Mother’s Day coming up, it’s important to appreciate our mothers and all that they have sacrificed for us. Show your mother a little extra love today, she deserves it! Remember to never take your mother’s advice for granted, they are the ones who provide you with all their wisdom and unconditional support. As an […]

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Are you wondering how to land the promotion of your dreams?  We got you covered. Check out these three simple tips to increase your chances of getting promoted. You’ll be surprised by how easily you can stand out!  1. Be Social People often keep to themselves at work, especially when most of their tasks can […]

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It can be stressful to try and secure an internship, especially when you feel unqualified or underprepared. But today, I’m here to assure you that is not the case! You have tons of skills that make you a good candidate for the job you want, even if your only experience is in fast food or […]

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With Easter festivities coming up, it can be challenging to consider buying a gift for your friends and family. Moreover, it can be tough to purchase gifts after using your financial resources to support your essential needs. However, getting Easter-related gifts for your friends and family can be affordable and does not have to break […]

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One of the best ways to grab the attention of employers, sell your accomplishments and showcase your uniqueness is with a resume. This little but mighty piece of paper is a formal document that shows a person’s career background, experience, education and skills. Additionally, it is an ad that sells you. So, how well you […]