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Jan 14, 2021

In this episode, Louisa Yeung, VP of PDFTron, discusses the concept of sponsorship. Throughout the course of her career in finance, Louisa worked for big companies like TD Bank and Deloitte. She attributes her career growth with her financial modelling and interpersonal skills. But also her ability to acquire mentors...


Jan 8, 2021

In this episode, Michael Fergusson, CEO of Ayogo, discusses the importance of leadership. According to him, the most important workplace trait is leadership. He values people who take responsibility for success and failures. Other important traits are compassion and persistence. Compassion for stakeholders of...


Dec 21, 2020

In this episode, Mike Starkey, Associate Dean at BCIT's Computing Program, discusses the future of higher education and online learning. He recommends all students to upskill in the digital era, to ensure they have a competitive advantage over other candidates. With BCIT's computing programs, students are placed into...


Dec 16, 2020

In this episode, Martin Van Den Hemel, Director of Communications at Kabu Ride, discusses the rewards of working at a growing startup. He talks about the company's early struggles with law-making authorities and having to shut down for 6 months before receiving certification as a ride-hailing service. To date, their app...


Dec 9, 2020

In this episode, Martina Valkovicova, Assistant Dean of UBC Business Career Services, discusses the importance of learning. According to UBC studies, by 2024, it will take 101 days to learn, unlearn and relearn for a new job. Therefore, she urges people to be prepared to constantly learn to progress within their...