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Leaders Dish Their Top Tips for Landing a Placement During COVID-19

Did you get a chance to attend our recent OCC webinar hosted with our friends and delivery partners at Magnet, in partnership with RBC Future Launch? If not, never fear! We’ve got you. Our expert panel left us with lasting tips for remote networking and conquering your experiential learning or job search during COVID-19. Here

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Opportunity Hunting on OCC – The Creative Industries

Happy Monday and welcome back (to reality) after a beautiful long weekend! Looking for a role in the creative capacity or industries? Here’s a glimpse at opportunities we have to kick-start your career in the creative industries now: Junior Marketing Associate,  United Church of Canada  Copywriter, ZTR Systems Media Executive (Chinese or South Asian languages)

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Are you a Student or Recent Graduate of Fanshawe College or Western University? We Have Exciting News For You!

If you attend Western University or Fanshawe College, you’re in luck, because your school has taken the initiative to partner with The London Economic Development Corporation (LEDC) and Knighthunter to bring you regional employment opportunities with regional businesses. This innovative partnership adds a wealth of opportunities, available through OCC, right in your school’s opportunity platforms.

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The future of work has been shifting rapidly, with many changes being accelerated by COVID-19 in organizations of all shapes and sizes.  Join Prepr, Outcome Campus Connect, and Magnet, for an interactive half-day workshop to network with other innovators and learn from a diverse range of individuals in the Environment industry. Learn a unique process

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Happy International Women’s Day!

Happy International Women’s Day everyone! For those unfamiliar, International Women’s Day (IWD) is on March 8th each year and celebrates womens’ economic, social, cultural, and political contributions throughout history. It’s a day to come together to #choosetochallenge gender stereotypes and biases. Ruth Bader Ginsburg famously once said (a lot of things but this too) “Women

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Wondering How to Optimize Your Search for a Meaningful Placement During COVID? Join Our Free Webinar Next Week!

Yep, these times can definitely feel like initial hurdles en route to your career path are amplified. Luckily, leadership across all levels is pulling together, pooling minds and resources, to strategically support you for what’s next. Join our network and partners at Magnet Today for our webinar next Thursday, March 4th at 1:00 PM and

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Know Your Worth (& Then Add Taxes)

Congrats! You’ve found a potential role with an organization you feel excited about. It’s now time to figure out if the role that you’re considering offers a salary that you feel reflects your worth – the experience and fit you bring to an organization. But how do you determine your value – especially when it’s

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Love, Actually? Finding Your Career Path, Staying Committed, & Evolving Together

Everyone wants to graduate, find a job they love, excel at it, and retire by the mountains or a beach somewhere – right!? Truthfully, finding what you’re passionate about and solidifying your job ‘relationship status‘, like any dynamic, has ups-and-downs. It’s a never-ending journey for most. Whether you’re still studying or a recent graduate, finding

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Going up!? Establishing an Elevator Pitch.

An elevator pitch is a way to express why your employer should care about your candidacy and believe you’re the best fit for a potential role – all in 20 seconds (about the time it takes to ride an elevator from point A to point B). No pressure, right!? Employers will receive, on average, 250

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From Bay Street to Bicycling– Meet Jeff Sniderman, Founder Of County Bike Rentals

Jeff Sniderman is the owner/founder of County Bike Rentals (CBR), an innovative service catering to recreational cyclists, from bachelorettes visiting local wineries to families and couples touring the quiet roads of scenic Prince Edward County (PEC) Ontario. Jeff had barely retired from a career on Bay Street when he moved to PEC and started CBR.


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