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News, insight, advice and announcements from the CPD team.

First Year MBA Co-op students are all wondering "What is Rank Match?"

Posted October 20, 2014

Rank/Match is the process that CPD uses where, through a matching system, students rank employers and employers rank students, and through this a compatible job match may occur. Through this process, a match is considered to be equivalent to an employment offer. How Does the Process Work? Employers rank all students interviewed. Only one student … Continue reading First Year MBA Co-op students are all wondering "What is Rank Match?"

FAQs for MBA Co-op students!

Posted September 26, 2014

1. I emailed CPD – why didn’t you reply yet? Due to the high volume of messages our office receives, we adhere at a 24 hour response turnaround. That’s not to say we won’t respond faster than this, but our office hours are from 8:30am – 4:30pm each day (excluding weekends) and as such we … Continue reading FAQs for MBA Co-op students!

Your Final Co-op Work Term – How to Make the Most of your Experience

Posted April 15, 2014

Your final work term is almost here and since this will be your last co-op experience, CPD wanted to provide you with some tips to make the most of your experience: Network, network, network –  you should continuously be looking for networking opportunities.  However, given this is your final work term, you want to be … Continue reading Your Final Co-op Work Term – How to Make the Most of your Experience

Tips for branding the top third of your LinkedIn profile

Posted April 11, 2014

Before you start: Turn off Activity Broadcasts while you’re making edits. Photo – Professional headshot. Graduate directory photo or other professional headshot. Make sure you are smiling and in a suit. Headline – The most searchable 120 characters of your profile. Avoid just stating your job title or just that you are an MBA candidate. … Continue reading Tips for branding the top third of your LinkedIn profile

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