Lauren Friese, Founder of TalentEgg is coming to Sauder

It”s hard for students to ignore the talk about high youth unemployment rates and be scared about what it means for them. There is, however, a “secret” to successfully hatching your career: Be exceptional.

Lauren Friese, Founder of TalentEgg, will be coming to the Sauder School of Business at UBC to explain this through personal stories of hustling, innovation and creativity where exceptional methods paid off, and helped get her to where she is.

Lauren Friese is the founder of, Canada’s leading online career resource for students and recent grads. Lauren launched TalentEgg based on her own experiences transitioning from school into the workplace. She graduated from Queen’s University in 2005 and discovered that the school to work transition was not as seamless as she had anticipated. Like many of her peers, she decided to pursue graduate school, and earned her MSc from the London School of Economics the following year. In the UK casino pa natet Lauren discovered online casino canada that the school to work transition was much easier, in part based on the resources available casino online and the recent grad programs offered by employers. After a year of working for a consulting firm in London, England, she moved back to Canada to launch TalentEgg. Over the past 3 years, TalentEgg has been regularly featured in major media outlets such as The Globe & Mail and Canada AM, raising awareness about TalentEgg and the employment issues facing Canada”s youth. TalentEgg casino online has forged partnerships casino online with many of Canada’s top employers, including IBM, Accenture, Kraft, and hundreds more. Lauren is named one of Canada”s Top 100 Most Powerful Women by WXN in 2012. She is also named one of the Top 20 Under 30 by FuEL Awards in 2011.

Thursday January 24, 2013
5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
Room 492, Henry Angus Building

Please RSVP on COOL by January 23, 2013

About TalentEgg

TalentEggTalentEgg is the #1 job board and online career resource for students and grads in Canada, with thousands of meaningful jobs from Canada’s top employers. TalentEgg also provides thousands of informative articles, interview preps, Q&As with employers, and other valuable resources to help hatch your career. What are you waiting for? Get cracking!

TalentEgg is a sponsor of the UBC Commerce Undergraduate Society