Tag: student experience

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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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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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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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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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Retail Week 2016
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An Expertly Curated Retail Week

Every year, the Ted Rogers School of Retail Management provides students with numerous opportunities to expand their education beyond the classroom. The academic year is jam-packed with exciting networking events, skills workshops and frequent visits from industry leaders. One series of events is an absolute can’t-miss opportunity for Retail Management students across all years of…

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Delivering Care to Our Community

Sometimes the most meaningful ideas can reveal themselves in a casual class setting. Just last Wednesday, Luca Cianfarani, a student of mine in BUS100, brought forward an idea for how we could make an impact on the homeless community around TRSM and Ryerson University. The idea was to distribute care packages to the community around…

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Students gathered in front of statue
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International Exchange: #SurreyNotSorry

One hundred seventy-five days. Who knew your life could change so much in just 175 days? My study abroad planning process started when I was 16. When I came to Ryerson, I deliberately lived at home and commuted over an hour every day just so I could save money to study abroad during my third…

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Global Innovation in the United Arab Emirates

For 10 days this September, I had the opportunity to visit the United Arab Emirates to help build and work on partnerships for this year’s Ryerson Global Innovation Challenge (RGIC). RGIC provides opportunities for students across all Ryerson faculties to create innovative solutions to social issues across the globe. These opportunities allow students to grow…

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