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 media etiquette, and we brought in experts from Splash Effect (@SplashEffectCA), a digital agency that…

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 friendly work environment. For our latest #BizHubChat, we partnered with Career Edge (@CareerEdgeOrg) to talk…

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 PDT Another academic year has come to an end at TRSM, with convocation once again…

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 requests a phone interview? For our latest #BizHubChat, we partnered with @RogersCareers to get some…

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 our latest #BizHubChat, we were joined by Stephanie Tsicos, Talent Acquisition Specialist at Joe Fresh…

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 how do you make sure you’re maximizing your online potential? For this edition of the…

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 make your life easier. With that in mind, we recently hosted a Twitter chat on…

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 first ever Week of Welcome. Starting September 21st, the Biz Hub will be taking over…

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 of questions you will face during a job interview.

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 in the top 1% of applicants, you need to send a cover letter. Other people…

Give a S.T.A.R. Answer for a Star Interview

Behavioral based interviews are all the rage these days. If you have not yet heard the term, you will soon. The basic idea is that an interviewer will ask you a series of questions that will draw out answers that show a pattern of behavior from the candidate. These questions are based upon the logic…