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Business & Professional Studies

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Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Secrets of the sale

Charlene Hill, the chair of Capilano University’s School of Business, knows all the sale secrets of the stores you shop...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

It’s time to ‘Suit Up’ Cap U

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The wait is finally over. Get ready for the biggest networking event on campus ever! The second annual Suit Up:...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

MACS Winter Social

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The Marketing Association of Capilano Students is excited to invite you to network in style at our first annual MACS...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Mmmm bacon

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Tips on beer-making. The true meaning of YOLO. How to compose the perfect text. What do all these things have...

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Business & Professional Studies, How To, Student Life

NeTWERKING It Right

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One panel. Five professionals from five different Industries – finance, public relations, marketing, sales and human resources – and all...

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Business & Professional Studies, How To, Student Life

Business Career Fair October 10

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Time to dust off your resumé and dig out that suit. Employers looking to connect with enthusiastic young professionals will...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Going global

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If you studied international business, you’d probably expect to graduate with international experience. Surprisingly, most international business programs don’t include...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Science journalist Anne Casselman talks freelancing

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“You can learn all different kinds of things about whales from their poop.” While highly unusual, this was just one...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Rock ’n’ rail adventure

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Imagine going on a four-day train trip across Canada with some of your favourite Canadian bands. For Magazine Publishing grad,...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Hopeless wanderer

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Alicia Catalano, a student in Capilano U’s Bachelor of Business Administration program, is currently on a five-month student exchange at...

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Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Art and the challenge of alternative technology

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Dr. Edward Hamilton, an instructor in Capilano’s School of Communications, will reveal how Pieter Breugel’s painting Landscape with the Fall...

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Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers

Emotional intelligence in the boardroom

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When it comes to hiring, many companies regard emotional intelligence—or EI—as important as technical ability and even go so far...

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Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Communication freedom reigns at Cap

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On Monday, March 11 Communication students from Dr. Michael Markwick’s CMNS 431 – Policy & Law class hosted what we...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

BFF: Business friends forever

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It was the beginning of January and Valentine’s Day was coming up fast, so we business students decided to organize...

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Business & Professional Studies, Sustainability

What’s mine is yours

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Daniel Dubois is an entrepreneur at heart. At age 6 he ran a pick-your-own-price Kool-Aid stand, and at 12 sold...

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Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers

A new day

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When the Nisga’a Nation in Northwestern B.C. signed British Columbia’s first modern treaty in 1998, for the first time in...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Eat, train, study, sleep: the life of a student athlete

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 Faith Williams. As the captain of the Capilano U Blues women’s soccer team, her name is perfect, since she needs...

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Business & Professional Studies, Student Life

Digging up the volleyball court

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If you’re a star volleyball player and full-time student, you need to keep a lot of balls in the air....

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Shining example

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Deciding to go back to school was a huge leap of faith for Jessie Williams. As the first member of...

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Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Paralegal activity

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 A sea change long in the making has finally begun, and Capilano’s Paralegal graduates are well positioned to seize the...

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Business & Professional Studies, Hot Topics

Debating China’s move into the oil sands

In the past few months and weeks, few topics have occupied both business and foreign policy analysts as much as...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Wide open

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Roger Sum, a student in Cap’s School of Business, has always been open to new experiences. But, when he decided...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Vietnam as you’ve never seen it before

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No amount of preparation could fully prepare Diana Pham for Cap’s business field school in Vietnam. “It changed me,” says...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

The ultimate pitch

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They have one hour to impress the client. After weeks of interviews, market research, strategy sessions, media planning, creative development...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Raising the bar

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With the proliferation of legal dramas such as Law & Order, The Practice, Damages and The Good Wife, interest in...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies, Changemakers

52 jobs in 52 weeks

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Sean Aiken was a classic overachiever from the start. His volleyball skills earned him a scholarship to Capilano University, where...

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Applied Smarts, Business & Professional Studies

Make messages matter

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These days, we all realize that street smarts and hands-on experience are valuable additions to any hard-earned university credential. To...

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