When working on résumés and cover letters, most individuals find it difficult to categorize the skills they have acquired. Appropriate skills … Continue Reading Categorizing Your Skills
There is a common misconception that many unemployed people do not want to work, or that they are waiting for … Continue Reading Are You Doing All You Can In Your Job Search?
Changing careers can be a stressful event for a variety of reasons. One may not have a choice in their job … Continue Reading A Roll of the Dice – Changing Careers
Termination from employment is often shocking to employees, and creates its own set of personal issues. Beyond the personal ramifications, termination can also shed a poor light on an interview. Depending on the circumstances and length of service, loss of references and recommendations can be devastating.
Before any interviewer has had a chance to ask any questions, they have already made judgements toward your suitability for their environment. By being mindful of your first impression, you can use it to your advantage!
There are several major ways individuals secure employment in Canada. Interviews are customary for interviewers to select the right candidate. How one secures an interview with an organization may be different for every opportunity.
I enjoy uncovering the motivation behind why people choose the career paths they do. Some choose careers in their passion. … Continue Reading Not Following in the Steps of Dad
Information about understanding your employment sector before embarking on a career and to build on an existing career.
Employers today understand that the “fit” of an individual in their environment is as important as the skills they bring … Continue Reading Interviews with Personality Assessments
Résumés, cover letters and references are all standard items utilized in job search. Many people, once they have created these … Continue Reading Guerrilla Job Search
Job seekers are often desperate for income. This scenario leaves the group open to groups who would seek to exploit … Continue Reading Avoiding Employment Scams
One of the paralyzing issues for job seekers are interview questions. Applicants are often unsure how to answer questions, and … Continue Reading 4 Dreaded Interview Questions