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Sleep Hygiene: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Erin Spencer, a registered Occupational Therapist, on sleep hygiene and building routines. HIGHLIGHTS Her journey to becoming an occupational therapist How students can manage stress Importance of sleep in healing Tips for sleep hygiene and healthy sleep routine To get more help with professional development and writing,
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Communication for Second Language Learners: Interview with Catherine Steele
Catherine Steele is a pronunciation coach, accent reduction specialist, and owner of English Pronunciation of Success. We discussed the importance of clear communication in professional and academic environments. For students whose first language is not English, clear communication can be a barrier to getting those great ideas across. Catherine Steele has a Bachelor’s of Education […]
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Communication for Second Language Learners: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Catherine Steele, a pronunciation coach, accent reduction specialist, and owner of English Pronunciation of Success. HIGHLIGHTS Importance of proper pronunciation Commonly mispronounced words Client success stories Advice for international students To get more help with professional development and writing,
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Careers in the Arts – Social Work: Interview With Janelle Lewis
 Janelle Lewis is a social worker in the Toronto area who has experience working with vulnerable populations. While jobs in the sciences are sometimes considered to be “practical” an arts degree provides skills and opportunities, which can be used for careers that make meaningful differences to the community. Over the past two years, Janelle has […]
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Careers in the Arts – Social Work: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Janelle Lewis, a Program Resources Worker in the Regent Park community of Toronto and volunteer with vulnerable populations.  HIGHLIGHTS Janelle’s reasons for pursuing social work Challenges and rewards of being a social worker The process of becoming a social worker Attending grad school in the fall To get more help with professional development […]
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Finding Your Dream Career: Interview With Luki Danukarjanto
Luki Danukarjanto is the CEO of FOCUS.inspired, a unique business that focuses on helping individuals to find their professional passion. A number of our readers are likely graduating and headed into the workforce during a very tricky time. It can be hard to not get discouraged about your professional future during COVID, but if you […]
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Finding Your Dream Career: Podcast Episode Live!
We interview Luki Danukarjanto, CEO of FOCUS.inspired, on helping individuals to find their professional passion. HIGHLIGHTS Stuff I Wish I Knew Earlier (SWIKE) from Luki’s book Education system reform Developing practical skills for the workforce Challenges young adults face and how to overcome them Advice for the graduating class of 2020 To get more help with […]
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Succeeding Professionally as an Introvert: Interview With Faris Khalifeh
We interviewed Faris Khalifeh, a Quiet Confidence Coach who coaches introverts to embrace who they are and leverage their natural strengths. The professional environment has traditionally favoured extroverts, especially for leadership roles. With everyone staying inside due to COVID-19, communications have shifted online, giving introverts an opportunity to take advantage of their unique skill sets. […]
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Succeeding Professionally as an Introvert: Podcast Episode Live!
We interviewed Faris Khalifeh, a Quiet Confidence Coach on leveraging strengths as an introvert to better succeed professionally. HIGHLIGHTS Strengths unique to introverts Using written communication as an introvert How personality types influence professional development How COVID-19 has impacted introverts and small businesses To get more help with your assignments,
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The Art of Poetry and Creative Writing: Interview with Christie Wong
We interviewed Christie Wong, the Creative Writing Instructor and Coach at PFAU: Academic Writing, about her experiences with poetry. Many people are intimidated by poetry, perhaps because they were forced to read it in high school. However, poetry is the simplest form of expression that anyone can do. Christie specializes in teaching creative writing, with […]
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