Creating a Social Presence on LinkedIn

The sixth session of the Step Up Summer 2017 program was held at the HiVE Vancouver on July 13th, with guest speaker Hussein Hallak, General Manager at Launch Academy, who shared his advice and recommendations on Unleashing LinkedIn and Crafting a Personal Brand on LinkedIn. Hussain took a different approach in leading the session where instead of doing most of the talking himself, he engaged … Continue reading Creating a Social Presence on LinkedIn

Career Spotlight: Mandy Yu

We’re excited to feature Mandy Yu as our career spotlight! Mandy is a UX/UI Designer, Brand Strategist, and Educator who uses design thinking methodologies to solve problems across creative disciplines and platforms. Check out her story below and learn about her career journey, what she loves about her role, misconceptions, industry trends, resources she recommends and more!  Tell us about yourself. I’d describe myself as … Continue reading Career Spotlight: Mandy Yu

10 Events You Should Attend this May

Pathway to Tech The technology industry is expanding with so many jobs and opportunities, it’s the perfect time to emerge yourself into this industry. Pathway to Tech is an exciting panel and networking event features industry specialists that will help you figure out if you’re on the right path for success in your career.   Who should attend: all students, recent graduates and professionals looking … Continue reading 10 Events You Should Attend this May

5 Student Conferences You Can Attend in April

This month is filled with amazing conferences aimed to bring together like minded people to discuss important topics. From entrepreneurship and innovation to mental health and productivity, there are a wide array of topics for you to explore and learn about. Check out these conferences below to find what matters to you and meet a diverse group of individuals! Let’s Chat: Interdisciplinary Student Health ConferenceThree … Continue reading 5 Student Conferences You Can Attend in April

18 Events You Need To Check Out In March

Spring is right around the corner which means it’s the perfect time to spring into action! Get involved within your community by going to events. This is a great chance to gain more experience and knowledge on topics you wouldn’t learn about anywhere else. Come build your soft skills while meeting new faces at one or more of these exciting events listed below! RED open … Continue reading 18 Events You Need To Check Out In March