Blogs

Why Networking is Awesome

By: Catherine Johnson Having the opportunity to network is valuable asset that many students don’t have the opportunity to part-take in. CUSS Networking provides students to meet professional individuals in specific fields and ask them questions, share ideas and make connections in a laid-back environment. While they’re so many benefits from networking, some people avoid… Continue reading Why Networking is Awesome

Why Instagram is Important in Marketing and Communications

Community Listening Community listening means that you watch what your target customers  like and don’t like. You get feedback in the form of  comments, likes, reactions and shares. Community listening lets you get in on fads such as rolled ice cream, new nail trends, and viral hair cutting videos. You get to see what viral… Continue reading Why Instagram is Important in Marketing and Communications

The Dos and Don’ts to Becoming an Excellent Mentor

By: Paula Sillers   What makes a Good Mentor, you ask?  To me, a suitable mentor is someone who sees potential, encourages success and is able to support and guide others. My previous experience as a mentor has taught me that a good mentor doesn’t seek acceptance or friendship from their mentee, but instead looks… Continue reading The Dos and Don’ts to Becoming an Excellent Mentor

An Evening with “GirlBoss” Sophia Amoruso

On November 14th , I and a number of women across Ottawa were afforded the opportunity to listen to “GirlBoss” Sophia Amoruso speak at Algonquin College! Sophia Amoruso is an entrepreneur, the founder of Nasty Gal, and best-selling author of #GirlBoss, and most recently founded Girl Boss media. She is the ultimate boss and such… Continue reading An Evening with “GirlBoss” Sophia Amoruso

Catch Up With CUSS: Mentorship Social is a Success!

By: Sable Frey Carleton’s Communication Undergraduate Student Society kicked off their mentorship program on Thursday October 12 with a mentorship social at Rooster’s! Doors opened at 8:30pm and CUSS executives welcomed over sixty mentors and mentees to the social! Mentorship participants were filled with excitement, surprise, and even a bit of nervous energy when they… Continue reading Catch Up With CUSS: Mentorship Social is a Success!

Meet Our First Year Reps

By: Maia Vautour The Communications Undergraduate Student Society is proud to announce that we have selected our First Year Representatives. Our First Year Representatives are very eager to begin their positions. We are very excited to introduce them!  The Communications Undergraduate Student Society is proud to announce that we have selected our First Year Representatives.… Continue reading Meet Our First Year Reps