Woohoo! We’ve made it halfway through the fall semester guys! In my last post, I mentioned how we’re all wrapped up in midterms, and if you’re anything like those who I have talked to you’re feeling the stress. I’m here to tell you stop. Stop worrying that is! From my… Continue Reading We’re Officially Halfway Through The Fall Semester! (Post Round-up)
If you recently had an interview and are currently in the process of your references being checked – congratulations!!! When you’re compiling your references together, try to remember some of these helpful hints! Have I let my references know that someone could be calling? Please, please, please make sure to… Continue Reading “Ohhh, they used me as a reference?”
After attending the Employee Appreciation event last week, I can honestly say I am feeling very motivated and driven to make my time count here at Durham College! I was sitting at a table with some lovely colleagues of mine where everyone was sharing how many years of service they… Continue Reading Don’t hate, appreciate!
Job hunting, applications, resumes, interviews and reference checks are the most amazing time….said no one EVER! Let’s face it, to get the job we want in today’s competitive market, we have to put in a lot of time and effort into our cover letter, resume, references and interview skills. Have… Continue Reading Jobs, jobs, jobs!
You’ve probably already heard this a thousand times since school has started; college is really a 2-3 year long interview. I’m here to tell you that this is totally true. So, how do you rock this ‘interview’? I’m no expert, but let me tell you the most important lesson I’ve learned during my years as… Continue Reading Your Professor Is Your Best Resource
Thank you for everything. It has been an awesome time being a part of the Durham College Team Experience, I have learned so many things and have met many awesome people and had an awesome time. It’s hard to say goodbye because I have been part of this team since… Continue Reading So long, farewell
My name is Scott Dennis from Brooklin, Ontario and I will be entering my ninth season as the Sports Information and Marketing Coordinator for the Durham College athletic department. Student-athletes at Durham College have so much pride wearing the green and gold and covering them is an honour. No matter… Continue Reading More about Scott
I’m Sandra Bennett, executive director of Human Resources. I landed a great job at Durham College over 30 years ago and the career opportunities, College culture, and great people have kept me here ever since. For me, participating in the Experience campaign is about showing potential job candidates what it’s… Continue Reading More about Sandra