We know how nice it is to receive recognition for a job well done. It feels good to know others notice our good work and appreciate the effort it took to accomplish something. At work, a significant amount of recognition typically comes from our manager. Part of the role of any manager is to coach, support and provide recognition to their employees, so it’s to be expected we would receive a fair amount of recognition from our boss. With that said, have you ever thought about returning the favor? If you have a manager who is doing a great job and really making the effort to be a good manager, wouldn’t it be nice to recognize your boss for his or her efforts and accomplishments too? By completing this course, you will be able to recognize your boss for his or her contribution to the team’s achievements and your individual success. Course Results: Recognize your boss for his or her contribution to the team’s achievements and your individual success. This course has been approved for 1 hour of PDU credit from PMI (Project Management Institute).
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.