Tag Archives: Learning about myself

Identify and reflect on your experiential education or on-campus experiences

Students & New Grads»   Want to build skills and experience?»  How to leverage your experiential education or on-campus experiences»   Identify and reflect on your experiential education or on-campus experiences Benefits of identifying and reflecting on your experiences It allows you to assess what you have learned and gained through your experience It can help you to […]

Determine your educational needs and wants

Students & New Grads»   Thinking about further education?»   How to choose a postgrad program?»   Determine your educational needs and wants Perhaps the career you're interested in requires a graduate education or a post-degree program or maybe you've determined that a post-degree diploma or certificate would make you a more desirable candidate in your chosen occupation. […]

Participate in a co-op or internship

Students & New Grads»   Want to build skills and experience?»  How to develop specific skills» Participate in a co-op or internship An internship or co-op placement—whether paid or unpaid—is an excellent way to connect with people in your field of interest, explore your fit for a particular occupation, and develop valuable work experience related to your […]

Complete a Career Test or Self-Assessment

Students & New Grads»  Wondering about career options?»  How to choose a career that fits who you are»   Complete a Career Test or Self-Assessment While there is no test that can determine your perfect career, there are many career assessment tools that provide starting points for further research based on individual personality types. The Keirsey Temperament Sorter […]

Understand the career decision making process

Students & New Grads»  Wondering about career options?»  How to choose a career that fits who you are» Understand the career decision making process Understanding how career decision making works can take some of the stress out of the process. The Career Centre has developed a career decision making model to illustrate the different parts of the career exploration […]