Month: March 2017

Exam

How to Survive the FIN401 Exam

The Clock is Ticking… The clock on the semester is quickly ticking down, and the FIN401 final exam is just a few short weeks away! As the time dwindles, your stress level rises – you begin to consider all of...

/ March 30, 2017

Inspiration for a Lifetime: The 10 Most Influential Hispanic-Canadian Awards

On December 16th, I had the honour of attending the tenth annual 10 Most Influential Hispanic-Canadian Awards as a nominee. The ceremony took place in the heart of downtown Toronto at the historic Carlu. Since 2007, the awards have annually...

/ March 29, 2017

My Experience at Yardi Job Shadow Day

Yardi is the leading provider of high-performance software solutions for the real estate industry. A group of TRSM Business Technology Management students recently had the opportunity to visit Yardi’s Toronto office for a job shadowing day. Here is student Hank...

/ March 22, 2017

Use Social Media to Find a Job

General Advice Make sure your social media accounts (all of them!) are professional, employer-friendly, and clean – essentially, present your best self! Your real name goes a long way. Avoid using nicknames/slang, or names that make it difficult for employers...

/ March 10, 2017

Reflecting On My Time in the Top 200 Program

“Don’t be afraid of fear. Because it sharpens you, it challenges you, it makes you stronger; and when you run away from fear, you also run away from the opportunity to be your best possible self.” – Ed Helms (Knox...

/ March 8, 2017
Top 200 Group 2016

Joining the Top 200 Program Is One of the Best Decisions I’ve Made

Applying to the Top 200 Program is one of the best decisions I have made during my time at TRSM. When I was a second-year student, I had a good balance of grades and student group involvement and a strong...

/ March 6, 2017

A Guide to In-Person Job Interviews

In-person interviews come in many shapes and sizes, from the classic one-on-one to the increasingly common group interview. Each in-person interview requires you to show off your skills as a prospective employee, but you may want to prepare a bit...

/ March 1, 2017