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Career Advice

BY ADAM CHAPNICK | FEB 07 2011

They can help propel your career.

BY JASON CONNELL | JAN 12 2011

This vital skill can open doors to funding, contacts and new opportunities.

BY ROCHELLE MAZAR | JAN 12 2011

Rochelle thinks really far ahead. What will universities be like in 500 years?

BY UA/AU | DEC 06 2010

Rochelle explains the difference between Google searching and academic browsing – and why the two should not be confused.

BY ADAM CHAPNICK | DEC 06 2010

Saying no doesn’t have to be a painful task.

BY UA/AU | NOV 08 2010

Rochelle explores the current state of university courseware and suggests how an ideal system should work.

BY NANDA DIMITROV | NOV 08 2010

Your feedback may have different meanings.

BY JO VANEVERY | OCT 12 2010

An explanation of whether this is the right fit for you.

BY ROCHELLE MAZAR | OCT 12 2010

In the future, will we continue to store our files on a computer, or will we be storing everything on a cloud?

BY UA/AU | SEP 13 2010

In this inaugural episode, Rochelle delves in to the world of Twitter. Yes, it can actually be useful to academics.

BY CARLA GUNN | SEP 13 2010

The public and private sides of social networking.

BY IAN MACLACHLAN | SEP 13 2010

How to submit an article to a peer-reviewed journal.

BY MICHAEL MCINTYRE | AUG 16 2010

The slippery slope of budgeting your research grants.

BY UA/AU | AUG 16 2010

An interview with Doug Peers, associate vice-president graduate and dean of graduate studies at York University, on why academics should consider the life of an administrator.

BY ADAM CHAPNICK | JUL 12 2010

Students and teachers often misunderstand each other’s intentions.

BY CAROLYN WATTERS | JUN 08 2010

A Canadian academic decamps for the Persian Gulf, and a very different postsecondary system.

BY UA/AU | MAY 03 2010

An interview with Jack Duffy, a professor at Dalhousie University, on the benefits of becoming a university administrator.

BY JASON CONNELL | APR 06 2010

Volunteer work can contribute to your graduate research and strengthen your CV.

BY ADAM CHAPNICK | MAR 22 2010

Tips for building your academic profile.

BY ADAM CRYMBLE | MAR 08 2010

Improve your writing skills and beef up your CV by submitting to a more mainstream media outlet.