Why volunteering as a student is better than a job

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Volunteering has been a huge part of my life and I recently wrote a piece for my school newspaper on an aspect of the culture around volunteering.   I have seen too many people shirk off volunteering for more work.

It sounds outrageous that a position that doesn’t pay anything would be considered better experience than one that does.

Having some experience with interviews after graduation and with a bunch of volunteer and work experience, here are some of my thoughts on how volunteering can help employers see who you really are:

http://www.the-peak.ca/2015/10/why-volunteering-as-a-student-is-better-than-a-job/

What do you think?

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