Careers

Careers

Wide-angle shot of a skyscrapers and a highway at sunset, with a person in the left staring off in to the distance

Try design thinking, see the possibilities, overcome your fear, and more.

Dr. Kari Marken sits at a desk with lego, smiling at the camera.

UBC Sauder’s Dr. Kari Marken (PhD’19) challenges her Creativity students with purposeful play.

Headshot of Catherine Ducharme smiling against a blue wall.

How to be a savvy networker.

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Developing emotional competencies improves well-being and workplace performance.

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An entrepreneur reveals that her “worst-performing year” became her most seminal one.

Zoë Craig-Sparrow and Candice Loring

UBC alumni Zoë Craig-Sparrow and Candice Loring share what’s needed to tackle career barriers.

Headshot of Laura Dowling.

To retain talent, managers need to buck the status quo and make staff wellbeing a priority.

UBC alumni in Asian pop music

Here’s a look at UBC individuals who pursued careers in Cantopop, K-pop, and more.

Apothékary founder Shizu Okusa

From Wall Street to wellness, a UBC alum takes on challenges with an innovative approach.

An image of Martha Piper and Indira Samarasekera

Lessons on leadership from two women who went first