September 2021

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Preparing for the Return to In-Person Work



As businesses move towards making the safety of their employees a priority and provinces adopt the implementation of a vaccine passport, it is essential to follow evolving workplace requirements as you look for a part-time job, internship or full-time work post-graduation.

Learn more about vaccination: Vaccines and the McGill community


Career Skills Spotlight Series



What’s a skill?

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Skills are often mistaken for abilities, knowledge, and even tools or technologies. Knowing the difference between each of these terms can be what sets you apart on the job market.

Career Tips



Developing Your Skill Sets


Developing and improving your skills is essential. They can help you achieve personal career goals and set the foundation for your professional identity. For more information:

Career Trend



Student Career Aspirations in the Face of COVID-19

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The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the career plans and pathways of many Canadians. Academica Forum conducted research to better understand the perspective and experiences of postsecondary students. Here is what over 1,000 postsecondary students had to say about their career expectations, preparations, and plans in the wake of COVID-19.

Featured Profile



Careers in Art

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Want to pursue art as a career? The Art Career Project provides hundreds of career profiles in Art, and information on what it takes to build long-term careers within today’s top creative industries.

Featured Resource



OECD Skills for Jobs

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What skills are in demand and what could be your next occupation? OECD provides fun and visual way to view at country-level a list of skills that are in demand today.

Featured Book



101 Careers Book Series


Not sure what career options are available? Here are some guides that will help you choose a rewarding career that best suits your interests, strengths, and personality.


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