2019/2020 Peer Connect Blogs
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - Luann Mule
Interested in a position within the educational system that has many opportunities for growth? Then this is the blog for you!
Friday, April 2, 2020 - Sofia Colley Aquino
Gain knowledge of the retail industry and find out what a typical career path in this field is.
Friday, March 27, 2020 - Nathan Pacheco
Learn more about New Relic, a company that specializes in developing cloud-based software that helps companies track the performances of their services and more on what it is like to work there.
Thursday, March 12, 2020 - Selena Armstrong
Discover the truly amazing things a Support Worker does on a daily basis!
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - Sofia Colley Aquino
Want to discover all that comes with working in Public Service?
Friday, February 28, 2020 - Shehroze Saharan
Gain more perspective on what it is like to be a University of Guelph student!
Friday, February 21, 2020 - Selena Armstrong
Want to gain more insight about the day-to-day life of a Youth Justice Programs Coordinator?
Friday, February 14, 2020 - Luann Mule
Do you have struggles with time-management, procrastination, group work, writer’s block, prepping for presentations, creating posters or goal setting?
Friday, February 7, 2020 - Sidra Mohammed
At the Heart of the Workplace: Hearing from a Human Resources Manager.
Friday, January 31, 2020 - Selena Armstrong
Learn more about how a Planning Cost & Control Technician saves the world one day at a time!
Monday, December 2, 2019 – Jewel Lindemann
There are hundreds of job possibilities out there!
Monday, November 25, 2019 – Luann Mule
Are you struggling with what your future career should be? Wondering if your chosen career is right for you? Not sure what job positions you can get with your degree? Or just want a plan B?
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 – Emily Mahadeo
Why are work values so important anyway?
Wednesday, October 16, 2019 – Tasnin Zakaria
Although the words “CV” and “resume” are often used interchangeably, there are significant differences between the two.
Wednesday, October 2, 2019 – Sidra Mohammed
If you are a student reading this, chances are you’ve either previously held a work or volunteer position, or are currently seeking one. While a lot of preparation is needed to enter the workforce, it does not end there. Your job or volunteer term is an excellent time to continue learning, growing and eventually building your network. This is what is known as networking on the job. It’s when you build connections, become exposed to unique experiences, and learn from others, while you are employed.