Sometimes, it’s less about the product itself and more about the way that product is presented, right? Take ‘Pet Rock’, for example. In theory, it’s a product no one wants, needs, or would even consider buying. I mean, it’s a ROCK. In reality, it was so well presented that the plucky entrepreneur who inspired ‘Pet Rock’ became a millionaire almost overnight. This course won’t make you a millionaire overnight, but it will show you the importance of presentation. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to: • Understand the art of presentation • Communicate successfully • Understand the importance of storytelling Who should take this course? If you want to put your product or service on the map, this course is for you. Armed with tips and advice to get your product noticed, you’ll be more prepared and confident the next time you’re with a prospect. 15 mins | SCORM | Workbook
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.