New and Noteworthy

  1. 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?

  2. 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.

  3. Closed for the long weekend

    April 17 2014

    CAPS offices will be closed on Friday, April 18 and Monday, April 21 for the long weekend.

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From the Director's Chair

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

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  1. Shell Employer Information Session

    September 16

    05:00 - 06:30 PM

    ETLC 1-001

  2. ATCO Electric Information Session

    September 17

    12:00 - 12:50 PM

    4-02 SUB

  3. Google Employer Information Session

    September 17

    07:00 - 08:30 PM

    B-10 CSC

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