5 PR lessons from your favourite Suits stars

You’ve finished university – now what? You didn’t follow my guide to paying for college and are jobless. Do you want to find a great career? Consider public relations (PR) if you love writing, pies and Suits.  Your Harvey-binging on Netflix isn’t lazy – it’s educational. Something you’ll learn about PR writing: If you don’t summarize it, … More 5 PR lessons from your favourite Suits stars

5 Career Skills You Gain From Travelling Thailand

Travelling and career don’t seem like complementary concepts. However, what if I told you a month in Thailand makes you more employable and a better all-around professional? There are many lessons to be learned from travelling Thailand – here are five guaranteed to enhance your career skills. 1. Networking   It’s never been more important … More 5 Career Skills You Gain From Travelling Thailand

How To Pay For College

In 2014-2015, the average tuition for a full-time (two semester, eight months) student in Canada was close to $6,000 annually. Factor in living, books, and other general life expenses and a domestic student should be looking at approximately $15,000 per year they’re pursuing their excellence in higher education. Well, ok. So how on earth does … More How To Pay For College

How to Survive UBC During Exam Period In 20 Steps

  Tell all your friends you’re going to be dead to them for the next 10-20 days. Book an appointment, several appointments with your doctor, for the following…-the inevitable heart attack or aneurysm from the stress of finding out your Math 101 exam requires you find the mass of the sun. -to get that “sick … More How to Survive UBC During Exam Period In 20 Steps

Be Honest With Yourself, And Know What You Want!

Put your hand up if you ever looked at somebody and been jealous of them. If your hand isn’t up, you probably just didn’t want to listen to some weird blogger. Or you’re a liar, because who on earth hasn’t been? You could be a business student looking at Elon Musk, a basketball player looking at Stephen … More Be Honest With Yourself, And Know What You Want!

What Your Drink Choice Says About You in One Sentence

When you’re in first year, your drink choice says, “I’m in first year”, because basically you drink what’s available or what’s the cheapest thing that’ll get you drunk. Now, even though you lost your drinking virginity to keg beer and it gave you lots of comfort and sentimental memories…you’re actually just, like, naturally growing apart. Here’s … More What Your Drink Choice Says About You in One Sentence

Your Crowdfunding Idea is Stupid, But That Shouldn’t Stop You

It seems like every five minutes, somebody’s updating their LinkedIn profile with “Founder” and/or “CEO”. Wow, please, tell me more about how you “managed a team of five people” and “oversaw the budget for my own company”! If I had a dollar every time somebody told me they were part of a start-up, I wouldn’t even need … More Your Crowdfunding Idea is Stupid, But That Shouldn’t Stop You