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  • New Year, New Goals: 5 Job Resolutions You Should Be Making for 2020

    Wednesday, January 6, 2021

    When New Year comes around, we tend to get excited for it because it marks a new beginning.

  • How to Change Your Career

    Monday, January 4, 2021

    Lockdown has given many people the time they might not ordinarily have had to take stock and think about where they are in their lives and whether their careers are making them happy.

  • Vaccine carrots or sticks? U.S. businesses grapple with getting employees inoculated

    Wednesday, December 30, 2020

    HOUSTON (Reuters) - U.S. workers could soon face choices such as free COVID-19 shots and a cash bonus if all get immunized, or those unwilling to be vaccinated get reassigned or even lose their jobs.

  • If you say any of these 6 things during the job interview, don’t expect to get an offer: Career expert

    Monday, December 28, 2020

    Each and every little thing you say (yes, even just one sentence) during a job interview shapes whether or not a hiring manager thinks you are a strong fit for the job.

  • 6 Questions You Should Ask in an Interview

    Wednesday, December 23, 2020

    A job interview is a two-way street. You have to do your best to impress but it’s also important that you find out what the employer has to offer you. This is something you can do at the end of the interview by asking a few carefully considered questions.

  • Should you keep up the job hunt over the holidays?

    Monday, December 21, 2020

    The end of the year has often been a slow time for hiring, as new job postings typically dwindle in December and decision-makers take time off for the holidays. If you're one of the many Canadians currently looking for your next position, should you stop your job search now, or keep up the momentum until the very end of 2020?

  • How to write an engineering CV

    Friday, December 18, 2020

    It is vital to market your expertise effectively and here are our key tips in writing an effective engineering CV.

  • How role playing can perfect your interview skills

    Wednesday, December 16, 2020

    Communication coaches video their clients' presentations to highlight distracting mannerisms or awkward body language. Role playing your interview from beginning to end (with a friend "acting" the interviewer) can do more than just reveal a limp handshake.

  • Reinventing Workers for the Post-Covid Economy

    Monday, December 14, 2020

    "Especially in service industries, old jobs may not be coming back. Training programs are aiming to provide skills for more resilient occupations."

  • How to write an administrator CV

    Friday, December 11, 2020

    Writing an effective administrator CV poses quite a challenge. This is because firstly, the competition for admin roles is intense, yet you need your CV to stand out. Secondly, administration roles can – on the surface at least – appear very similar in nature. Thirdly, because many administrators provide support and not ownership, it can be difficult to find quantifiable outcomes or achievements. However, all these challenges can easily be overcome by following our advice in how to write an administrator CV.