Tag: student experience

Take Advantage of Networking at Your Co-op Placements

“If you want to go somewhere, it is best to find someone who has already been there.” – Robert Kiyosaki For the past 9+ months, I have worked in various co-op positions at RBC. My first co-op term was within...

/ July 31, 2017

Exploring VR with the HTM Institute

As a research assistant studying virtual reality (VR) I’ve been given opportunities to scale Everest, explore Mars, and even compete against a robot in a game of ping-pong (spoiler alert…I lost). Of course, this has all been virtual. In reality,...

/ July 26, 2017

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

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

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

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
Top 200 Group 2016

Joining the Top 200 Program Is One of the Best Decisions I’ve Made

Applying to the Top 200 Program is one of the best decisions I have made during my time at TRSM. When I was a second-year student, I had a good balance of grades and student group involvement and a strong...

/ March 6, 2017

Beta Gamma Sigma: Growing Academic Leadership at TRSM

My journey to the Ted Rogers School of Management is a little more complicated than the average student’s. I was born and raised in Florence, Italy, and moved to Vancouver in November 2011, where I quickly developed a passion for...

/ January 30, 2017
Retail Week 2016

An Expertly Curated Retail Week

Every year, the Ted Rogers School of Retail Management provides students with numerous opportunities to expand their education beyond the classroom. The academic year is jam-packed with exciting networking events, skills workshops and frequent visits from industry leaders. One series...

/ November 23, 2016

Delivering Care to Our Community

Sometimes the most meaningful ideas can reveal themselves in a casual class setting. Just last Wednesday, Luca Cianfarani, a student of mine in BUS100, brought forward an idea for how we could make an impact on the homeless community around...

/ November 4, 2016