If you look around at your friends or coworkers, you can probably identify a few different types of character based on how they behave – there might be a go-getter, a diva, a shy one. But there’s probably also a humble, levelheaded one. Having different character types in a group does make it diverse, but which one would you turn to if you had a problem? If you choose to approach your life and career with humility, putting others’ needs before your own, you’re likely to make friends and influence people. In business, this is an essential leadership skill that will not only improve your relationships but can also help boost your team’s performance and success. By the end of this course, you’ll be able to: • Understand what humility is • Identify how humility can improve relationships • Demonstrate humility to advance your career Why take this course? Whether you’re a member of a team, a team leader, or a manager, you’ll need to interact with others on a daily basis. This course will help you improve work relationships and boost success by showing how powerful humility can be. 10 mins | SCORM | Takeaway Tasks
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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.