All posts by Alysia Harji

Alysia Harji is a current direct-entry Marketing Management major. She has a love for brand management, finance, traveling and fashion. When she is not balancing motherhood, work and being a student, you can see her sipping a chai tea latte, blogging or watching marathons of Suits and Pretty Little Liars in her fuzzy slippers.

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How to Survive a Spring/Summer Course

Summer school has its pros and cons. It provides us students with the opportunity to get courses out of the way faster and speed up our time to graduation. However, it’s not always easy for everyone to actually commit to...

/ May 3, 2016

Job Search Tips for 4th Year Students

The final year of university can be a rollercoaster of emotions. You’re happy to be graduating, but sad to leave and anxious to know if you’ll find your dream job when you enter the “real world.” Trust me, as a...

/ April 7, 2016

How to Manage Your Time Effectively

Time management and productivity can be some of the hardest tasks we face as university students. Beyond just going to class, we’re also expected to have jobs, look for internships, participate in extracurricular activities, and still manage to maintain social lives....

/ March 17, 2016

Six Empowering Songs to Get You through Mid-terms!

Reading Week is over and it’s back to reality, which for many of us means mid-terms, assignments and other obligations. It can get pretty overwhelming, but when you’re feeling down and out of it, sometimes all you need is to...

/ February 25, 2016

How Do You Manage a Full Course Load?

When I was entering my final year at TRSM, I planned my course schedules in advance to ensure that I would be able to graduate on time this upcoming spring. However, when going through the requirements to graduate, I realized...

/ February 18, 2016
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Advice from a Graduating Direct Entry Student: Get Involved!

It’s hard to believe, but it’s been a year and a half since I started my TRSM journey as a direct entry Marketing Management student from Seneca College! I remember my first day on campus like it was yesterday. I...

/ February 4, 2016

Women in Capital Markets – SheBiz 2015

On Friday November 20, 2015, Women in Capital Markets hosted their annual SheBiz event for young women. SheBiz is a daylong event that features speakers from a variety of industries as well as interactive activities for young women in grades...

/ December 2, 2015

5 Tips on How To Network Effectively

The idea of networking used to make me feel like I was on a roller coaster of emotions. I would get sweaty palms, feel nervous, and have a slightly queasy stomach. I realized though this is how most people probably feel...

/ September 29, 2015

Why Study Business at TRSM?

Hey Everyone! I hope all of you out there are either enjoying your summer break or the last few weeks of high school! For those of you lucky ones on summer break, I hope you are enjoying this time off...

/ June 3, 2015

Goodbye Finals! Hello Summer!

Final exams are finally out of the way and it’s time to relax! So, I just wanted to send you guys a quick message to say that I hope all of your exams went well!

/ April 29, 2015