Month: March 2017

Exam
Students

How to Survive the FIN401 Exam

The Clock is Ticking... The clock on the semester is quickly ticking down, and the FIN401 final exam is just a few short weeks away! As the time dwindles, your stress level rises – you begin to consider all of the material you have to study and compare it to the relatively small amount of…

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Students

My Experience at Yardi Job Shadow Day

Yardi is the leading provider of high-performance software solutions for the real estate industry. A group of TRSM Business Technology Management students recently had the opportunity to visit Yardi's Toronto office for a job shadowing day. Here is student Hank Meyer’s experience. Welcome Address by Rick Young, Senior Manager, Genesis2 We were welcomed to Yardi…

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Business Career Hub

Use Social Media to Find a Job

General Advice Make sure your social media accounts (all of them!) are professional, employer-friendly, and clean – essentially, present your best self! Your real name goes a long way. Avoid using nicknames/slang, or names that make it difficult for employers to find you. Make your name consistent across all platforms. Picture perfect! If you’re going…

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Students

Reflecting On My Time in the Top 200 Program

“Don't be afraid of fear. Because it sharpens you, it challenges you, it makes you stronger; and when you run away from fear, you also run away from the opportunity to be your best possible self.” – Ed Helms (Knox College Commencement Address) Throughout my last two years in the Top 200 Program, I have…

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Business Career Hub

A Guide to In-Person Job Interviews

In-person interviews come in many shapes and sizes, from the classic one-on-one to the increasingly common group interview. Each in-person interview requires you to show off your skills as a prospective employee, but you may want to prepare a bit differently depending on the type. One-on-One Interviews One-on-one interviews are often the second step in…

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