Don’t Ask These 3 Disastrous Questions at a Career Fair By:

today January 3rd, 2018 comment No Comments comment No Comments

Unlike the classroom, there is such a thing as a bad question in the job-seeking arena. The wrong kind of question signals to a hiring manager that you aren’t prepared, that you are only interested in finding out what’s in it for you, or worst of all, that your interpersonal skills are lacking. You don’t […]

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Technical Interviewing Tips From the Pro’s at Hootsuite, Mobify, and more… By:

today August 18th, 2017 comment No Comments comment No Comments

Technical recruiters may be in the HR business, but they’re tech savvy too! That’s one thing I picked up at BrainStation’s Technical Interviewing Panel last week. Reps from SAP, Trulioo, Mobify, and Hootsuite gave attendees of this event the inside scoop on how to be a star candidate and land the job. Some common elements […]

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Just Sayin’ – An Entrepreneur Panel Series – Trades By:

today May 19th, 2017 comment No Comments comment No Comments

Last week a packed room of students showed up to absorb some wisdom from our expert panel of trades entrepreneurs. Panelists Joe Geluch, President of Naikoon Contracting Ltd., Chad Flinn, BCIT Instructor and Writer at The Electric Academy with multiple start-ups under his belt, Adam Wicks, Owner/Operator at Wicks Electric Inc., and Corry Martin, Owner […]

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Technology Industry Days Pays Off for Students with Contacts and Job Leads By:

today February 20th, 2017 comment No Comments comment No Comments

Great connections were made at Technology Industry Days on January 25, 2017 with a record-breaking turnout of over 900 students and alumni along with 30 employers!  Check out the photos on BCITSA’s Facebook page. Technology Industry Days is a win-win situation for everyone.  You get to develop employer contacts, build your professional network, and potentially […]

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Industry Connections Event: VRCA U40 – Building Construction By:

today December 8th, 2016 comment No Comments comment No Comments

Let me fill you in on what you missed at the Vancouver Regional Construction Association U40 panel last week—because it was a lot! The VRCA U40 Network is an informal communication network for young professionals (U40 stands for Under 40) in the construction industry. Three young pros headed the panel portion of the event: Alan […]

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No Regrets By:

today August 29th, 2016 comment No Comments comment No Comments

There’s nothing worse than learning a lesson too late. You don’t want a bunch of missed opportunities plaguing your hindsight after you graduate, and neither do the staff at BCITSA Career Services. One thing we hear too often is that career resources only come in handy in the final months of studying at BCIT. Wrong! […]

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Welcome! By:

today August 23rd, 2016 comment No Comments comment No Comments

Welcome to the New BCITSA Careers Website Blog.   please leave your comments below and let us know what you think.

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