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How to Write a Creative Blog Post for Business

How to Write a Creative Blog Post for Business

As lead Copy Writer of the TENT project, Brittany German (BA Creative Writing and Publishing) strives to create unique and engaging blog posts to disseminate the project’s success. Keeping in tune with the project’s goals, Brittany endeavours to pool together the highlights of both business and art. Here are the steps she follows to begin…
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The Importance of an Online Presence

The Importance of an Online Presence

Jacquelyn Ferguson shares how her industry and research experience has helped her understand the importance of an engaging online presence.

We're Hiring: Videographers

Videographers (Part-Time, Contract)

We’re looking to hire 2-3 videographers to produce short videos for social media that highlight research impact and student achievements.

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The Thirty Second Sell: How to Take Full Advantage of the Elevator Pitch

Imagine this. You’re on the local subway and you make eye contact with a former acquaintance, someone you haven’t seen in some time. You greet each other. Then they ask you what you’ve been up to, or what you do for work now.  Let’s say you begin to tell them, but your thoughts are all over…
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Effective Leadership: Inspire People & Unleash Talent

I’ve worked under a variety of managers: many I considered bosses, and only a select few I considered leaders. You might be wondering—well wait a minute, aren’t they the same thing? Isn’t a boss a leader? This might surprise you, but no—they’re not. Bosses and leaders might hold the same title, and perform the same duties,…
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A Persona of Victoria Webb

The Art of Persona

Persona is a simple tool used to stimulate divergent thinking. One of many CPS applications, it has been another successful implication into the TENT project.
Brittany German (BA, Creative Writing & Publishing) and Victoria Webb (BA, Business Administration and Marketing) teamed up to show how you can use a Persona to better understand a target market.

Creative Problem Solving at CAFF

Wagons Loaded, We Headed West Who doesn’t love a road trip? The mere suggestion invokes the idea of an adventure: discoveries to be unearthed, friendships formed, strengthened, deepened. All of this is exactly what happened when we took our Mobilizing Social Innovation to Train the Next Generation of Theatre Entrepreneurs (TENT for short) project on…
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Alexadanra Simpson, Brandon McFarlane, Christopher Hedrick, Allan Turner. Photo by Kate Dockeray.

New Opportunities for Toronto’s Artists

Over the summer, two teams of Sheridan researchers visited Breakthroughs Film Festivals and the Toronto Fringe Festival to study rising challenges in Toronto’s arts sector. Brandon McFarlane (Professor of Creativity and Creative Thinking), Sheridan researchers, and community partners are now making cultural and professional development opportunities more accessible to the next generation of arts leaders…
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Sheridan | Get Creative

Research Assistant (part-time, contract)

Research Assistant, One Position (Part-Time, Contract) Project: Mobilizing Social Innovation to Train the Next Generation of Theatre Entrepreneurs Hourly Rate: $18.20 (including benefits) Hours/Weeks: 10 hours per week for 12 weeks (Jan.7 to April. 26) Location: Sheridan Campuses in Oakville, Mississauga, and Brampton Application Deadline: 7 December 2018 Project Description Every July Toronto Fringe delivers…
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