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Boosted Confidence In Your Career Through Continuous Learning

After entering the workforce, you might start to feel the itch for some kind of growth in your career: it might look like a promotion just out of reach, or an entire repositioning into a new job or field. But without the right certification or formal experience to back you up, you might not feel […]

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How To Show Your Employer The Value Of Continuous Learning

You know you need it, you found the perfect one, and now your heart is dead-set on it. But you need some support, so you can make your dream a reality. If you haven’t guessed, we’re talking about continuous learning and how to make the case to your employer to get them to cover some […]

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How Can The LEADS Framework Help Your Career In Nursing?

Healthcare workers have seen the greatest demands and challenges in their jobs since the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s taught us that nurses have been, and continue to be, an essential part of our healthcare system. Without their leadership and compassion, we might have seen a very different outcome of the pandemic.  In Canada, the LEADS in […]

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How Can I Use My Certificate In My Job Hunt?

In an ideal world, you’ll leave school with a brand new certificate under your belt and a prompt, shiny new job offer waiting for you right after graduation. In reality, things might be more of a hunt – but finding a match in a competitive job market can be much more attainable with the right […]

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Five Tips to Get Ahead Post Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic upended and transformed how the workforce looks and operates. What was once in-person meetings in an office, has now turned into Zoom conference calls, commutes to work are steps into another room, and both employees and employers have had to alter their skills and everyday demands of their jobs. Experts and researchers […]

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How Taking a Certificate Can Build Out Your Professional Network

During your job search, you may have heard an iteration of this phrase before: it’s who you know, not what you know. That’s why so many professionals participate in networking events, attend industry talks, and maintain LinkedIn relationships with people they’ve met in passing. You never know which hand you shake could help get you […]

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How To Incorporate Your Certificate Into Your Resume

So you’ve taken a certificate—you learned a lot, made great professional connections, developed applicable skills—but how do you showcase that on your resume beyond slapping it on the education section? How do you fully tell your story on your resume to feature all the momentous work you did, the useful knowledge you’ve acquired, and the […]

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What’s the Difference Between Online and Virtualized Learning?

In the world of distance education, there are plenty of unique ways to learn. The Chang School offers two different formats for distance learning – online and virtualized. For both formats, students have access to D2L Brightspace, Ryerson’s remote-learning portal. While both ways of learning are effective, they offer key differences in how you’ll interact […]

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How Learning Photography Can Change Your Life

Joël Bénard, a commercial photographer and Chang School instructor, shares his personal journey with photography and why learning photography is such an enriching experience.

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Happy Holidays!

The Chang School Blog is taking a break for the holidays and will resume publishing in the New Year. We want to thank all of our readers for their support and wish everyone a happy and safe holiday.