Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Within 40 mile radius
CareerVillage is a community where students can get free personalized career advice from real-life professionals.
Dinesh P.’s Avatar
Dinesh P. Jun 22 345 views

How to approach software development early on in career?

As an intern, I see that the enterprise projects are very different from what we make at university level. The technology used requires me to go through a lot of new technologies. How should I approach this. Should I be worried for not knowing these tech stacks or Is it natural and common for a...

#software-development #software #software-engineer #computer-software #technology

Janna L.’s Avatar
Janna L. May 26, 2016 1301 views

Sales representative

What are some techniques which you should learn to become a good sales?...

#sales

Jack W.’s Avatar
Jack W. May 15 236 views

Is it wise to apply for a local university as well as Universities abroad?

Living in BC, thinking of applying to some Ontario Universities, But was curious about whether I should apply for local Universities such as UBC. #university...

#study-abroad

Ursula G.’s Avatar
Ursula G. Apr 07, 2017 768 views

What is a good entry level job in Post-Production?

I'm a film student interested in editing and I wanted to get a summer job. Most people say that 1st Assistant Editor is an entry level job, but it actually requires a lot of skill to be the 1st assistant and still being on my first at university I don't think I'm ready for such responsibility....

#video-editing #post-production #summer-jobs #film-production #editing #film

Hyunkyu L.’s Avatar
Hyunkyu L. Oct 29, 2016 983 views
Emma R.’s Avatar
Emma R. Jul 30 146 views

Training for a job on my resume?

I was hired for a teaching position in March and I completed all the training, but then all the in-person classes were cancelled and they didn't have enough online students for me to teach online. I still technically work there and I'm waiting for classes to return to in-person. Should I...

#teaching #july20 #training #jobs #covid19 #july #resume

danieh K.’s Avatar
danieh K. May 13 303 views

How can I make the most out of quarantine at my age?

Hi! I'm a 16-year old high school student wanting to volunteer and do some good during this difficult time. But, all the virtual opportunities are more offered toward adults rather than teenagers. Therefore, I'm stuck /: #career #volunteer #student #highschool...

#opportunities

Tanya M.’s Avatar
Tanya M. Feb 12, 2018 464 views

Do big name employers mind if your previous internships were not at big name companies?

I was wondering how HR takes into consideration the locations of where their applicants worked at, and whether working at a small company would matter? (eg. a Marketing Intern for Small Company vs. General Intern for Big Company with some transferrable skills and/or Marketing Intern position...

#humanresources #evaluating-resumes #publicrelations #marketing #internships

joe M.’s Avatar
joe M. May 06 212 views

what career should i pick

hi I'm steve - bill wurtz #career #college #career-choice #teaching...

#job

Hadi D.’s Avatar
Hadi D. Feb 18, 2017 491 views

How many shipbroking companies exist in Vancouver area?

I'm interested in shipbroking companies so that I need to know that how many opportunities I have. #shipbroking #shipping #brokers #shipping...

#business

Emma R.’s Avatar
Emma R. Jul 30 139 views

Networking virtually?

What are some tips for networking with potential employers when everything is online? #july20 #law #covid19 #virtual #legal...

#july

danieh K.’s Avatar
danieh K. May 14 431 views

Should I take calculus?

I'm in high school right now wanting to pursue an education in business/economics, and I'm wondering if I should take calculus in my senior year. Any advice? #math #business #career #econ #economics #highschool #school #professional...

#university

Khushi M.’s Avatar
Khushi M. Apr 21 126 views

How to get opportunities for research ?

I’m a pre med student and I want to gain some research experience #medical #medicine #research #healthcare #doctor...

#medical-school

Lindsay C.’s Avatar
Lindsay C. Jul 29 43 views

I am interested in studying the brain, what programs should I apply to in post-secondary?

I am interested in studying the brain, what programs should I apply to in post-secondary?...

#july20

Sukritta(Fronce) D.’s Avatar
Sukritta(Fronce) D. Jul 30 62 views

What to consider when thinking of having own business in Canada

I am working on my long term goal in Canada as I am planning to stay here more than 5 years. I want to have my own business for travel company although I know there’re many competitive companies out there. #travel #financial-planning #...

#july20

Tanya M.’s Avatar
Tanya M. Feb 12, 2018 281 views

How easy would it be to be hired at an art auction house/art gallery without Art/Art History as a major?

I intend to study Political Science and minor in Art History, but I have heard that many people within the art world are majors in art/visual art/art history. I wanted to deal with the business side of art, but wasn't sure if my minor would be acceptable to the likes of Sotheby's, Christie's,...

#careers #galleries #art #art-history #business

Sukritta(Fronce) D.’s Avatar
Sukritta(Fronce) D. Jul 30 73 views

How to get a good job in tourism industry during this difficult time?

I am a recent graduated student from tourism management program that is looking for a job at this time. I know it is not easy to seek job opportunities during tough moments. #student #job-search #...

#july20

Lindsay C.’s Avatar
Lindsay C. Jul 29 39 views

What careers can I go into after studying neuroscience?

What careers can I go into after studying neuroscience?...

#july20

Nishant G.’s Avatar
Nishant G. Mar 14, 2017 520 views

How recent graduate should find job in civil engineering in Vancouver?

Hi, I did my undergrad in civil engineering from India and right now I am doing Applied Planning program in Vancouver and I am new here. There are lot of questions that are crossing my now like: 1. If I wanted to pursue my career as civil engineer, what are the job opportunities for recent...

#urban-planning #civil-engineering #land-development #zoning

Emma R.’s Avatar
Emma R. Feb 02, 2017 610 views

Are co-op programs helpful in getting a job after graduation?

Does completing a co-op program during undergrad really improve your resume? Is it likely that the company you do your co-op with will hire you after graduation? Is it worth it to take an extra year to complete your bachelor's degree? #job-search #college-jobs #job-search-strategies...

#co-op

danieh K.’s Avatar
danieh K. May 11 481 views

Math is not one of my strongest strengths. Will I struggle in the area of economics because of this?

Hi, I'm a 16-year-old high school student determined to get an education in the areas of economics and business. I have many strengths but one of them does not include math. The Idea of this extremely bothers me because I feel as if I will struggle. Any advice? (thank you for all the...

#strengths #highschool #career #economics #student #linkedin #math #highschoolstudent #business

danieh K.’s Avatar
danieh K. May 03 559 views

How can I make the best connections on linkedin as a high school student

I'm a 16-year-old high school student in grade 11, aspiring to pursue a future in the business industry. Subjects like economics, and information technology interest me and I hope to gain more knowledge in those areas. #business #technology #student #highschool #sfu...

#economics

danieh K.’s Avatar
danieh K. May 06 318 views

What types of jobs can I pursue with a background in economics?

Hi, I'm a 16-year-old high school student determined to get an education in the areas of economics and business. I have a huge interest in these subjects but I'm not sure what types of jobs I would be pursuing as an economist in the future. #career #economics #business #highschool...

#linkedin #student #highschoolstudent

Murtaza H.’s Avatar
Murtaza H. Apr 05 562 views

What is your definition of failure?

I have seen people struggle in different ways based on the task or project we take up. Does that mean we all struggle in the same way?...

#college

Jack W.’s Avatar
Jack W. Jun 09 91 views

Need of math within Arts & Humanities

I'm going into the Arts & Humanities and was wondering to what extent would I be using IB math within the course areas of a Bachelor of Arts. #math #math #c...

#art

Kris L.’s Avatar
Kris L. Mar 18 220 views

Is taking 17 credits during one semester too much?

I am an international student who want to complete an bachelor degree major in biology. I live in Vancouver, Canada #biology #college #degree I am taking 4 academic courses in the first semester in college ( Associate of Science Degree for first 2 year) then I will transfer my credits to...

#college-advice #science

danieh K.’s Avatar
danieh K. May 11 269 views

Math is not one of my strongest strengths. Will I struggle in the area of economics because of this.

Hi, I'm a 16-year-old high school student determined to get an education in the areas of economics and business. I have many strengths but one of them does not include math. The Idea of this extremely bothers me because I feel as if I will struggle. Any advice? (thank you for all the...

#strengths #highschool #career #economics #student #linkedin #math #highschoolstudent #business

Tanya M.’s Avatar
Tanya M. Feb 12, 2018 376 views

Should I take a certification for my second language in order to stay competitive?

I am bilingual but not incredibly strong at the writing or reading side of the language. I wanted to know if this would be putting me at a disadvantage and if I should take initiative to take a certification to prove my skills. #foreign-languages #careers #internships #evaluating-resumes...

#skills #resume

Tanya M.’s Avatar
Tanya M. Feb 12, 2018 317 views

How are internships from 5-6 years ago still relevant in your resume?

I have started interning for marketing and law firms since at least 5 years ago when I was in middle school, but I'm not sure whether or not to put them on my resume, and if so, how it would contribute to my present day skills. Are these generally to be avoided? #resume...

#law

Yasmine F.’s Avatar
Yasmine F. May 07 260 views

How to create a good linkedin profile?

I am a 3rd year science student and am looking to find an internship as a research assistant #internship #research #career-path...

#career

Cities I follow

You’re not following any cities.

Follow cities

Countries I follow

You’re not following any countries.

Follow countries

My languages

You didn't add any language.

Add languages