No such thing as a straight career path

      Clare Sully-Stendahl is barely old enough to vote, at 18, but the first-year university student has been making career choices for years. “I’ve always liked the humanities and the sciences,” she says from her dorm room in Halifax. “But in high school, there was pressure to pick one over the other.” Read […]

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A different kind of postdoc experience

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How to shine in an Academic Interview

Many dread going to job interviews. Yet it is a fact not often acknowledged that interviews are pretty predictable. You can prepare for them without feeling as if you are submitting to a dark ritual in the face of which passive acceptance is the only option. My aim is to point out some of the […]

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LinkedIn made easy

Check this out! Register for the SHIFT session ‘Make the Most of LinkedIn’ Take just 20 minutes to launch and or update your LinkedIn page…it can make all the difference. A step-by-step guide here >> Lifehacker’s LinkedIn Infographic  

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TED Talks: Counterintuitive career advice

    A series of 13 Ted talks that go beyond the basics, offering insightful advice on how to think about our work lives. https://www.ted.com/playlists/209/counterintuitive_career_advice

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