Tutoring Room

My Experience as an Academic Peer Helper

My name is Zainab and I became an Academic Peer Helper (APH) at the beginning of my 2nd year in the Business Management program. I first saw the position on the Career Boost website back in August 2015 before starting...

/ July 20, 2017
Quarterback Logo Wall

From Job Shadow Day to a Full-Time Job

Earlier this term, I had a chance to visit Quarterback Transportation with a handful of other students as a part of the TRSM Business Career Hub’s Job Shadow Day. I found the event to be of great value as I...

/ May 25, 2017
Bay Street at Night

Five Steps to Land a Job after Graduation

As of April 26th, 2017, I’m proud to say I’m done my undergraduate degree – with the satisfaction of knowing I have a job lined up after I’m done travelling! After eight months of rigorous job searching and getting denied...

/ May 9, 2017
Ana Paula at the Tutoring Centre

Don’t Be Afraid to Ask for Help!

Every semester, the Academic Success Centre (ASC) witnesses the achievements of several students at TRSM, and last semester was no different. One student who stood out for her strong determination to succeed was Ana Paula Dantas Lima. For those of...

/ April 19, 2017
Stock Market Graph

The Power of Excel and the TRSM Edge

You’ve gotten through all your courses, studied management theory from front to back and had several interviews in your field. But on your first major placement you get caught out when it matters most. Not a likely story coming from...

/ April 11, 2017
Students studying at TRSM

How to Survive the FIN401 Exam

The clock on the semester is quickly ticking down, and the FIN401 final exam is just a few short weeks away! As the time dwindles, your stress level rises – you begin to consider all of the material you have...

/ March 30, 2017
Enrique Networking

Inspiration for a Lifetime: The 10 Most Influential Hispanic-Canadian Awards

On December 16th, I had the honour of attending the tenth annual 10 Most Influential Hispanic-Canadian Awards as a nominee. The ceremony took place in the heart of downtown Toronto at the historic Carlu. Since 2007, the awards have annually...

/ March 29, 2017
Yardi Presentation Slide

My Experience at Yardi Job Shadow Day

Yardi is the leading provider of high-performance software solutions for the real estate industry. A group of TRSM Business Technology Management students recently had the opportunity to visit Yardi’s Toronto office for a job shadowing day. Here is student Hank...

/ March 22, 2017
Social Media Icons

Use Social Media to Find a Job

General Social Media Advice Make sure your social media accounts (all of them!) are professional, employer-friendly, and clean – essentially, present your best self! Your real name goes a long way. Avoid using nicknames/slang, or names that make it difficult...

/ March 10, 2017
Top 200

Reflecting On My Time in the Top 200 Program

“Don’t be afraid of fear. Because it sharpens you, it challenges you, it makes you stronger; and when you run away from fear, you also run away from the opportunity to be your best possible self.” – Ed Helms (Knox...

/ March 8, 2017