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Nazanin Boroumandzad

Communication, Art + Technology › Interactive Arts + Technology › Interactive Systems
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The OLC has a variety of resources to support students through their journey to become professional. I worked as part of the technical team at OLC and I come from a technical background so when I come across an article related to technology I scan first and read the ones that catch my attention. I have created a list of my top picks from the OLC website and I believe that these are valuable resources for students.

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Our OLC Tech Lead Shares Her Favourite Picks

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Nazanin Boroumandzadzad profile image

Nazanin Boroumandzad

Communication, Art + Technology › Interactive Arts + Technology › Interactive Systems
Co-operative Education › Local Co-op, Peer Education › Career Peers

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Terae Walters
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Working in a Virtual World: How to Participate in Online Meetings

Even as the pandemic subsides, remote and online learning has become our new reality and that can take some adjusting to. OLC staff member Terae’s piece on Online Meeting Etiquette has you covered on where to sit, what to say, and how to look professional doing it. 

Communique Editor
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Non-Profit, Start-Up or Corporate: What's Right for You?

Co-op can be an overwhelming process. You are entering a trial adult experience where you look for and apply for jobs. But what do you do when you are scrolling through the long list of job postings and a wave of companies and organizations blind your eyes? Continue reading to learn about Carissa's experience working for a variety of industries. 

Communique Editor
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Imposter Syndrome and Finding My Confidence With Co-op

Michael joined SFU’s Co-op program during his first year and quickly realized one thing as he began the job search process: projecting confidence and composure are key to showing your best points and skills. Continue reading to learn more about how Michael dealt with imposter syndrome and found his confidence with Co-op. 

Communique Editor
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5 Email Etiquette Tips Every Employee Needs to Know

You probably know that dreadful feeling you get after opening an email that is so long your finger gets tired from scrolling. While the process of sending an email may seem intuitive, there are many considerations that should be made before hitting that “send” button. Therefore, I present to you, essential email etiquette tips every employee should know.