Category Archives: Education

8 tips to help you find your dream job

Finding a job is never easy, especially if you are just coming out of school or if you are fresh off an internship at a company that doesn’t have the capacity to hire you on. I was fortunate to have … Continue reading

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My somewhat attainable 2012 reading list

I had a great conversation on Twitter the other day with Aiden (@AidanNg) about books. I confessed that I was old school and still have piles and piles of books lined up that are waiting to be read. He was … Continue reading

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Buzz Off: Why synergies are bad for you

Corporate buzz speak is everywhere these days. Synergize this. Leverage that. And while you’re at it, you can be on point for leaving a comment! It was incredibly refreshing for me on Wednesday morning to watch the inconceivable – a … Continue reading

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Top-5: The best speakers during my stay at Rotman

My classmate Josh Wong asked me to write a guest post for his blog on one area that I like about the Rotman School of Management where I have been a part-time student since August, 2008. Several classmates have shared … Continue reading

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Swahili: When life is always good

Learn how the Swahili language has no word for ‘bad’ and how only being ‘good’ can make you happier. Continue reading

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Networking is easy… but hard to execute

For many people the concept of networking is simple, but the execution stage is where most networkers fall flat. Using a real situation, the lessons learned provide some key tips to produce better networking results. Continue reading

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THRiVE to become a great leader

Learn how Peter Aceto, President & CEO of ING Direct Canada and former Toronto Argonauts President & CEO Keith Pelley provide examples of great leadership. Continue reading

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