It was March 6, and I was close to giving up. I was in the midst of my final semester of graduate school. I was interning more than 30 hours a week at a Denver magazine while completing my final deep-dive project, which turned into 250 pages of research. My project’s May 1 deadline seemed
Millennials have seen their parents work extremely hard, often in harsh conditions with limited options and are demanding more flexibility, work-life balance and are generally rejecting the notion that a career means being chained to a cubicle with a desk and chair for the next 35 years. In order to attract millennials companies in Canada are rolling out policies
One of my favorite things to do at the beginning of a New Year is to sit and reflect on my career. How has the last year been? Am I satisfied with the progress I’ve made? Do I feel like I am in the right position for achieving next steps? Are my passions and creative spirit fulfilled?
Each academic year, Aspire-Canada offers scholarships of $1000 or more to outstanding students that demonstrate leadership potential. All incoming and returning students will also be considered for the scholarship based on a completed scholarship application. International students are also eligible to apply. The preferred deadline for students to apply is July 31st 2017 (However we will accept applications up to August
According to Statistics Canada, the Canadian unemployment rate dropped to 6.8% in November 2016. Given that there are so many people looking for jobs, it’s also ironic that a large percentage of Canadian workers want nothing more than to quit. Effective organizational policies that address mental health problems at work are key in addressing burnout.
5 Ways to Invest in Your Brand or Career in 2017 New Year’s resolutions are positive ways of reinforcing goals we aspire to. Even if we fall short – its still is a positive step in the right direction. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, aspiring author, student or working professional – personal branding is a sure
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Ever feel like if you go one more day at your current day job you are going to literally pass out on the floor. Dead. Never to return. Maybe that’s a bit dramatic – but really if that’s how you’re feeling, many people are feeling the same way too. There are a number of reasons
It’s pretty incredible to think that many of us will have the same career for many years, while others will spend a lifetime trying to figure out exactly what works and what is most fulfilling. Whether your fit into one category or the other, there’s no doubt you’ve thought about what it would be like