Tag: Student Tips

Autumn Leaves

Make the Most of Your Fall Study Week!

TRSM’s Fall 2016 Study Week (aka Reading Week) runs from October 8th to October 14th. To help you make the most of a class-free week, Kaitlyn VanderKruk and Mathew Catangui, who work as Peer Academic Coaches in our Academic Success...

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How to Succeed in Your First Semester

Although there is no secret recipe to succeed in university, successful students tend to have something in common: they do not wait for others to tell them what to do, and they have a proactive attitude to keep on top...

/ August 30, 2016

All About Co-op at TRSM

The buzz about TRSM’s expanding co-op programs is getting around, and we at TRSM’s Business Career Hub and the Ryerson Co-op Office are seeing a great amount of interest from students who want to know more about how they can...

/ July 11, 2016
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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

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

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 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

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

It’s Course Intentions Week!

Did you know that participation in the Course Intentions Process is now mandatory for full-time TRSM students who plan to continue their studies in Fall 2016 and Winter 2017? Course Intentions is the process where you indicate the courses you...

/ March 14, 2016

10 Tips: How to Start a Business While You’re Still a Student

Do you want to launch your own business while working towards your degree? It may seem daunting, but it’s not impossible! Melissa Spadafora, a fourth-year Entrepreneurship and Strategy student at TRSM, recently launched mybumper along with three TRSM graduates. Mybumper...

/ March 10, 2016