All posts by Dan Kennedy

Dan Kennedy is Manager of the TRSM Business Career Hub. He has over 10 years of experience helping students successfully navigate the job search process. His areas of expertise are resume writing, interviews, and Batman-related trivia.

All About Social Media Etiquette

How did you celebrate #SocialMediaDay this year? At the Business Career Hub, we spent June 30th talking to experts about how you can use social media to support and enhance your business career. Our June #BizHubChat was all about social...

/ August 4, 2016
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Why Diversity in the Workplace is Important

We all know diversity is an important feature of thriving businesses, but it can sometimes seem like a vague concept. At the Business Career Hub, we are firm believers that a diverse team makes for a more productive, innovative, and...

/ June 29, 2016
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5 Ways to Stay Connected After Graduation

B.Comm from #TRSM? ✔️ Obligatory graduation shot with Eggy? ✔️ . . . . . . #TRSM2016 #ThisIsTRSM #roadfromryerson #tedrogersschoolofmanagement #tedrogersschool #ryerson #classof2016 #eggy #eggytheram #ramily A photo posted by Ted Rogers School (@trsmryersonu) on Jun 16, 2016 at 12:55pm...

/ June 23, 2016

How to Succeed in a Telephone Interview

If you’re currently looking for a job, you’ve likely spent a lot of time preparing for interviews: figuring out an appropriate professional outfit, practicing making eye contact and answering with confidence. But how do you prepare if a prospective employer...

/ May 6, 2016

How to Tell Your Professional Story

Who are you? What do you do? These are questions each of us is asked every time we apply for a new job or attend a networking event, but for many people, they can be very difficult to answer. For...

/ April 12, 2016

How to Maximize Your Online Profile

For our latest #BizHubChat, we tackled a subject that’s becoming increasingly relevant for job seekers of all career stages and skill levels: online profiles. By now we all know it’s important to maintain an online presence and personal brand, but...

/ March 21, 2016
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Find the Right Job with These Effective Strategies

We hear it all the time at the Business Career Hub: trying to find a job can sometimes feel like a full-time job in itself. The good news is there are some effective job search strategies you can use to...

/ March 2, 2016

Dan’s Career Corner: Welcome Back!!

The start of a new academic year is always an exciting time. There are books to buy, classes to attend, schedules to negotiate and prizes to win. You read that right. The TRSM Business Career Hub will be hosting our...

/ September 17, 2015

The 4 Questions Plus 1 Other Thing You Face During a Job Interview

Job interview questions can be stressful and we cannot predict exactly what questions will be asked. However, we can predict what types of questions will be asked and how to best go about answering them. There are four basic types...

/ July 2, 2015

Dan’s Career Corner: 3 Steps To Say Thank You!

I often am asked if it’s necessary to send a thank you after an interview. I usually respond with something like “Only if you want the job”. Sounds flippant I know, but it’s the truth. If you want to be...

/ May 13, 2015