Tag: tips

Posted by Sam on December 8, 2016

Exams started yesterday, and today I present to you not your typical guide to exam prep and survival, as the days of leisurely flipping through your notes are probably over and you are now most likely ...
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Posted by Garima on November 10, 2016

Dear First-Year Self, How are you? Excited and nervous at the same time? Sometimes great, sometimes not quite so much? I know how you feel . . . . The transition from high school to university is not ...
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Posted by Garima on November 8, 2016

Paper Those of you who have been following along with my tips and resources for personal branding know that there’s one last piece to go: having talked about the concept in general and then focu ...
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Posted by Sam on November 1, 2016

Building on one of my previous posts, The Importance of Applying What You Learn, I thought I’d take the next logical step and tell you about Experiential Education (EE). It’s one of those ...
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Posted by Garima on October 25, 2016

If you’ve been following my mini series on personal branding, you’ll know that today it’s time for part 3 of how to craft a successful identity to help you achieve your goals: Online ...
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Posted by Garima on October 20, 2016

If you read the YUBlog earlier this week, you will know I’ve started a mini series on personal branding. Today we’re on to part 2, which deals with branding yourself in person. Person Ofte ...
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Posted by Garima on October 18, 2016

Hello readers of the YUBlog! With the bi-annual Career Fair behind us, I thought this would be a great time to write another Career Talks post. Since first impressions are very important when meeting ...
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Posted by Sam on September 29, 2016

I was having a conversation with a friend a couple days of ago about a particular classmate in one of her courses. She was irritated by her classmate’s tendency to interject into any class discussio ...
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Posted by Sam on September 22, 2016

As a first-year university student, wouldn’t it be wonderful to peer into the future and have a conversation with your fourth-year, senior self? You could find out what you wish you would have done ...
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