2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981In today’s workforce, especially for generations X, Y and the imminent Z, the atypical, innovative, non-linear career path is a much better fit for a meaningful professional identity than the choices or circumstances that pushed us in a certain direction in our late teenager years. Here is why.


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981The next few articles will once again combine a call for self-reflection with learning, growing and accomplishing. So whether you are holding a latte, a textbook, a business card, or a meeting agenda, we hope you’ll join us every two weeks.


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981Demographic shifts and industry trends present an open door of opportunity.


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981 Let’s salute those dreams we had when we were small – and make sure not to forget the ones we still have now.


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981At some point in our professional lives, we all come to a crossroad. A point at which we decide if we wish to advance in our current career or make a change, and learn the skills that will enable us to move forward.


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981 With careers changing more often and the economic landscape constantly shifting, continuing education faculties are playing an even greater role in helping people reach their goals.


2016-2017 Issue 1

This spring, McGill’s School of Continuing Studies held its first job fair. The inaugural event saw over 20 companies actively recruiting and almost 500 professionals in attendance.


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981Our last article highlighted the reasons why employers participate in job fairs and why you as a candidate should not miss out.
Do not approach them as simply window shopping in the hopes of a great find; you are presenting your own value proposition!


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981 Whether you are a seasoned local professional, a transitioning newcomer or a proactive student, you have likely encountered a job fair.
Today we’re providing insights and tips to ensure you get the most out of a job fair experience.


2016-2017 Issue 1

IMG_3981 They say the only constant is change, and our careers are no exception. Adaptability has arguably become the more desirable lifelong skill of the 21st century.
It’s the last article in our series on how employees can stand out at work in a positive way.