Category: Students

Students

From Job Shadow Day to a Full-Time Job

Earlier this term, I had a chance to visit Quarterback Transportation with a handful of other students as a part of the TRSM Business Career Hub’s Job Shadow Day. I found the event to be of great value as I got to learn more about the logistics industry, experience Quarterback’s awesome company culture and make…

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Students

Five Steps to Land a Job after Graduation

As of April 26th, 2017, I’m proud to say I’m done my undergraduate degree – with the satisfaction of knowing I have a job lined up after I’m done travelling! After eight months of rigorous job searching and getting denied from too many jobs to count, I finally managed to land a new position. There…

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Students

Don’t Be Afraid to Ask for Help!

Every semester, the Academic Success Centre (ASC) witnesses the achievements of several students at TRSM, and last semester was no different. One student who stood out for her strong determination to succeed was Ana Paula Dantas Lima. For those of you who don’t know Ana Paula, she is a first-year mature student, studying Business Technology…

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Students

The Power of Excel and the TRSM Edge

You've gotten through all your courses, studied management theory from front to back and had several interviews in your field. But on your first major placement you get caught out when it matters most. Not a likely story coming from a TRSM grad, that's for sure. Why? One reason is because of the huge emphasis…

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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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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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Students

Beta Gamma Sigma: Growing Academic Leadership at TRSM

My journey to the Ted Rogers School of Management is a little more complicated than the average student’s. I was born and raised in Florence, Italy, and moved to Vancouver in November 2011, where I quickly developed a passion for international business and managerial science. I studied international business management in Vancouver, and in October…

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