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McMaster’s homegrown mentoring system MentorLinks wasn’t working. “We were asking alumni to sign up through a clunky interface” says Anne-Marie Middel, Assoc. Director, Alumni Advancement. “Alumni would sign up and then rarely hear anything back. Matching mentors and mentees manually worked for niche programs, but we weren’t able to address mentoring interests on a broader scale. 

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This week we look at how gamifying the interview process can help you find a job that's a better
 
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This week we look at why companies struggle to master mentoring programs, at what the benefits of tough love with mentors are, and at what relationship there is between video games and unemployment rates.
 
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This week we look at the power of female mentors in engineering, at when you should make your career chase you, and when to take a lower paying job offer.

 

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This week we look at how to get a job at a tech giant, how to use social media wisely, and what jobs are most popular with new grads.

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This week we look at the types of people from whom to seek career advice, how to look at a job interview like an audition, and things that new grads should know before joining a startup.

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This week we look at how interns got their first jobs, at how to overcome career setbacks, and at traits of successful people that require no talent to acquire.

 

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