My Step Up Experience

Written by: Scotia Barry, Summer 2017 Step Up Participant and Marketing Student at Langara College. What are your thoughts on spider-killing in the household?… Wait, spiders…what? Ah well, you had to be there. This hilarious, unplanned group conversation topic was one of the many memorable things I will remember from taking Gradus One’s Step Up program. It came up during the Q&A section after one … Continue reading My Step Up Experience

Discover Your Why and Find Your Values

By Shi Bo Liu June 8th was the day GradusOne hosted its inaugural session of its Step Up program. Designed to assist individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds and education discover and design a career they love, the first session set about a strong foundation for the coming weeks. The evening started off with Sam Thiara, Co-Founder of GradusOne, hosting a number of creative … Continue reading Discover Your Why and Find Your Values

Surviving the School Year

As the final few weeks of August are fast approaching, we all have one thing on our minds… back to school!  For some, this is that awful time of year where we are forced to put the pants back on and retire our favourite cut-offs for another 8 months. For others, back to school can be a very exciting time of the year; especially when you enter into … Continue reading Surviving the School Year

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5 Sites to Productively Waste Time

  We’ve all had it happen to us. You get sucked into a loop of funny Youtube videos or a social media binge and two hours have come and gone. Afterwards, you sit feeling guilty because it felt like you completely wasted your time. Why not waste time as productively as possible? By changing the websites and content you procrastinate with, time wasters can benefit … Continue reading 5 Sites to Productively Waste Time

Essential Mobile Apps for Students

Written by: Jason Yeh, Junior Marketing Co-ordinator of New Avenue Capital. 90% of the time, our phone is within arms length. It is has gone to the point where it is hard for many people to imagine what life would be like without their smartphone. With so many events and deadlines to keep track of as a student, you need to have the right tools. Here are my … Continue reading Essential Mobile Apps for Students