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From the Director's Chair

  1. From Airport to Internship: How a semester abroad prepared me for work

    August 06 2014

    Today's blog post comes from Nicole Hoffman, CAPS' Communications Intern, who recently completed a semester abroad at Université Catholique de Lille in Lille, France. When my parents asked me why I wanted to spend a semester in France, I told them “studying abroad will make me more employable.” I had read it somewhere on a travelling website, and at the time I had suspected that it was an

  2. Dr. Jim Bright on the Chaos Theory of Careers

    July 25 2014

    I've written elsewhere on this blog (more than once) about CAPS' approach to career development. It is one that emphasizes action over planning, that recognizes the role that happenstance plays in shaping people's careers and that normalizes career uncertainty. These themes are also taken up in many of the guest bloggers who have contributed to this blog over the past couple of years. Recently,

  3. Publishing opportunities, discovering new interests, finding a mentor and community, and more!

    July 11 2014

    Today’s blog post comes from Monica Chahal, recipient of a Green and Gold Student Leadership and Professional Development Grant. The Green and Gold Grant is administered by CAPS and funded by the University of Alberta Annual Fund. At CAPS, we strongly encourage students to actively engage in their career and follow their curiosities because such action often reveals – even creates –

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  1. Green and Gold Student Leadership and Professional Development Grant Information Session

    September 04

    12:35 - 01:20 PM

    2-100 SUB

  2. Labatt Breweries Employer Information Session

    September 09

    05:30 - 08:00 PM

    ETLC 2-002

  3. Pepsico Employer Information Session

    September 10

    03:30 - 05:00 PM

    4-06 Business (MBA Lounge)

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