New and Noteworthy

  1. Careers Day is just around the corner

    September 22 2014

    School might have only just started, so it might be hard to believe, but the fall season is the most popular recruiting time for employers. That's why on Wednesday, September 24 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. CAPS will host Careers Day, the largest career fair on campus. If you are graduating in April, or in your first few years of university and are exploring your career options, it's a great event to attend. Careers Day will see over 200 employers coming to the Butterdome to meet with YOU. The fair is for students studying in all disciplines, and is a great way to connect with employers from organizations and industries you are interested in, and also get a job. Here are some tips for making the most out of the day.

  2. Employers let us know the coolest thing about their organization

    July 14 2014

    We asked the employers coming to Careers Day - What is the coolest thing about working for your organization?

  3. Recognizing fraudulent job offers

    April 22 2014

    Watch our latest video panel discussion on this topic. Read on for a condensed version of tips from our panelists.

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From the Director's Chair

  1. The relationship between mindfulness and career objectives

    September 19 2014

    Over the past number of years at CAPS, we have been moving away from using terms like 'career planning' to using terms like 'career engagement.' Today's post, from Justin Pritchard highlights why this shift in the way we approach career development is important in a world characterised by on-going change and complexity. At the career centre, we speak about your career being ‘now' and also of '

  2. Career mentoring: From novice to professional

    September 10 2014

    The application for CAPS' Career Mentoring Program is coming up so I thought a post about the program and the value of mentorship from a career development perspective would be timely. It comes from Amy Roy Gratton who, among other things, coordinates CAPS' Career Mentoring Program.Confusion, frustration and anxiety about career options often lead students to explore the CAPS Career Mentoring

  3. Learning from career u-turns

    September 05 2014

    This past Labour Day The Tyee, an independent, online magazine based out of B.C., launched a four-part series called Career 180. Each article in the series profiles someone who has made a major shift in their career. By major shift, I mean they went from doing one thing to doing something completely different, like going from running a wireless products company to opening a bakeshop, from being a

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  1. Arts Work Experience Information Session

    October 01

    12:05 - 12:50 PM

    8917 HUB Mall, HUB Career Centre

  2. Insurance Institute of Canada Career Opportunities Mixer

    October 01

    02:00 - 05:00 PM

    CAPS Resource Centre, 2-100 SUB

  3. Planning Career forum

    October 01

    05:00 - 07:00 PM

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