Document Creation

GRPH 355

Run date: March 20th 2017 - May 31st 2017

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You're In Good Company

Joey Resturants
Electronic Arts
Mountain Equipment Coop
Joe Fresh
Plenty of Fish
Four Seasons
Why do it

Project Examples

A small group of third-year students will work on designing a complex document for your company, such as a book, magazine, annual report or training manual.

Project examples include, but are not limited to: 

  • Designing a catalogue for a flower shop, including photos and descriptions 
  • Designing a template for an annual report for a large corporation 
  • Creating the layout for a business textbook


1-3 page document

Skills To Be Demonstrated

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Competitive Advantage

Competitive Advantage

You'll gain an unparalleled opportunity to evaluate future talent -- learning what they can bring to the table and what skills they have before you hire them to reduce onboarding costs and time.

Brand awareness

Brand Presence

Today's talent are tomorrow's managers, entrepreneurs, decision makers, and consumers of your products -- so capture their attention early on by engaging with them in an authentic way.

Millennial insight

Next Generation Insights

Gain a fresh perspective from top emerging talent by giving Millennials hands-on experience to find value for your organization.

Build Relationships

Build Relationships

Build strong relationships at local schools and with their students to ensure that you hire for cultural fit, while improving your community.


  • Be available for a quick phone call with the instructor to make sure everyone is on the same page.
  • Be available for a 1-hour interview (virtual, phone, or in person) in order to make sure the students fully understand your organization, industry and needs
  • Provide students with any digital assets they will need to create the document (eg. photos, logos)
  • Be responsive to periodic emails to answer any questions or concerns that the student(s) may have as they progress
  • Provide a Riipen skill rating on student performance upon completion of the project.
  • Create a free organizational profile on Riipen (if you do not already have one).
  • Complete a 30-second exit survey.
  • Pay a $250.00 participation fee to Riipen if approved by the instructor and successfully matched to students.