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Canada's surprisingly achievable top 1% of earners

Are you a one-percenter? Why you might be closer than you think

Nicole Wray| May 4, 2015 04:30 pm


While the top one percent of wage-earners in Canada earn well above average, it is not an unachievable income. And the Gen Y one-percenters barely crack the Sunshine List. Here’s why.



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The social media post that got a woman fired before she even started her daycare job

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 30, 2015 08:50 pm


It doesn’t matter how many times we hear that you have to be careful about what you post on social media, someone is always going to be regretting something.



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The best and worst resume fonts

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 30, 2015 06:28 pm


So, what font should you use and how much does it matter? A great deal, say some people. Let’s delve into what the font you choose says about you.



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Hot job titles to watch in 2015

Ten hot job titles to watch in 2015 (and how to get them)

Peter Harris| Apr 30, 2015 03:45 pm


We’ve crunched some numbers and created a shortlist of ten hot jobs that are hiring in Canada right now – along with our top strategies for getting hired at one of them.



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10 absolutely brilliant tricks to appear smart in meetings [infographic]

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 29, 2015 08:46 pm


So, the latest Archie Double Digest is tucked away inside your notebook as you try to look like you’re paying attention in that afternoon-long product meeting. But you’re starting to worry that others might be onto you.



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The best places to work in Canada for 2015

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 27, 2015 07:59 pm


A new report lists the top 100 places to work in Canada, according to a survey of employees. These are the greatest employers.



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The secret to success: making your bed

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 27, 2015 07:43 pm


Tackling the smallest of morning tasks will set the stage for you to accomplish your largest goals. Here’s how that works.



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No, wait, we were wrong. Maybe THIS is the worst manager ever

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 24, 2015 07:27 pm


We thought the guy who fired a woman via text message explaining that she was getting the axe for not having sex with him was the worst, but maybe we were wrong.



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Think your boss sucks? There’s an 82% chance you’re right.

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 22, 2015 07:44 pm


A new study shows the state of managers in North America is pretty dismal, claiming the wrong hire is being made 82% of the time and that this is costing companies billions.



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12 surprisingly high-paying part-time jobs

Elizabeth Bromstein| Apr 22, 2015 05:29 pm


Who doesn’t need a little extra income? Even if you’re working full time, taking on a part-time job can help pay the bills. Here are 12 that pay surprisingly well.



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