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Posted by Rebecca on November 15, 2016

So here we are in mid-November, still at a somewhat safe distance from final exams (they’re coming soon, though, so be prepared), but definitely in the midst of what can be a very stressful stud ...
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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 York & U on November 3, 2016

You’ve probably heard it said more than once by now — from family, friends, teachers, counsellors — but it’s true: choosing the university that is right for you and where you will spend the fo ...
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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 October 13, 2016

This is a mini-post I have been meaning to write since I began working here at the YUBlog. Not because it’s particularly informative, but because it involves one of the most universal past-times and ...
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