Job Searching

Rejection: A Form of Respect

On June 10, I was rejected. No, I wasn't reject by a guy. This isn't the romantic kind. It was from someone I looked up to. Someone I wanted to work for. When she didn't make me part of her team, I hosted a 2 hour pity party for myself. I invited myself (duh) and a delicious mango cheesecake. I didn't cry at my pity party. I was just confused. 

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Not Employed, but Now I Know What I Want

I want a lot of things. I want a job. I want a corgi. I want to apply to grad school and get it in. I want my own home, start a family, travel. I want to succeed. I want to live a life of true joy. I have told myself (and God) about the things I want every day. Yet, I still look for anything that will come close. Anything that tastes...

My First “Official” Information Interview

Last month, I navigated my way through the city, with a heavy reliance on my cellphone, to meet a professional in health communication field. I was unable to ask her for her permission to blog more information about our meeting, so instead of giving all the facts I have learned, I will only share my reflection on how the meeting went and share a couple tips on how to conduct an information interview....

Graduation Limbo

I have one more month of school left and I am absolutely thrilled. I’m excited because I will unlock a new milestone in my life as a recent graduate from UofT but having an opportunity to dive into the “real” world is exciting (at least so far)! For the past few months I have been searching through LinkedIn, University Job Boards, and local company websites for any signs of job opportunities.

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