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Five secrets to summer dressing for work

Lisa Mesbur | July 6, 2015 4:54 pm

Here are five secrets to summer dressing that are sure to keep you looking work-ready and cool at the office.


Category: Life At Work

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The 5 biggest resume mistakes according to Google’s head of HR

Elizabeth Bromstein| July 2, 2015 4:00 pm


Laszlo Bock has looked at more than 20,000 resumes. Here are the mistakes he sees most often.



Category: Resumes and Cover Letters
Confidential

10 secrets about how employers really screen you

Peter Harris| July 1, 2015 1:28 pm


Think it’s enough to have a list of three professional references who’ll say nice things about you? Actually, calling references is the very least of what most employers do to find out about a candidate’s past. Here are 10 other ways they investigate you.



Category: Job Search Strategies
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Work from home jobs that pay six figures

Elizabeth Bromstein| June 30, 2015 2:32 pm


Some people still think work-from-home jobs are unskilled, fake, or unpaid or low paid, like stuffing envelopes or working on your novel. Here are nine that pay over $100K.



Category: Latest News & Advice, Salaries
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The common behaviours of the most successful job seekers

Elizabeth Bromstein| June 30, 2015 2:30 pm


The most successful job seekers display a common set of behaviours, according to a new survey. Here’s what they are.



Category: Job Search Strategies
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The best time to apply for a job

Elizabeth Bromstein| June 29, 2015 3:17 pm


The best time to apply for a job is when the company isn’t looking. Here’s why that is.



Category: Job Search Strategies
Canadian Money

The highest and lowest paying jobs in Canada

Peter Harris| June 27, 2015 12:15 pm


Just in time for Canada Day, we’re taking a look at the country’s top ten high paying jobs right now and which occupations pay the least.



Category: Latest News & Advice
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Working mom survival guide: 7 tips to make life easier

Elizabeth Bromstein| June 26, 2015 1:50 pm


Even while it turns out we’re doing something great for our kids, being a working mom is still hard. Here are some tips to make it easier.



Category: Latest News & Advice
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“Be the change…” Gandhi? No. Stop misattributing quotes

Elizabeth Bromstein| June 25, 2015 4:33 pm


There is a rampant problem on social media – misattributed quotes. Are you guilty? I bet you are.



Category: Latest News & Advice
How to increase your chances of being hired

Analysis of employer behaviour online reveals how to increase your odds of being hired

Peter Harris| June 25, 2015 12:07 pm


Only a small fraction of the people who apply for a job are called in for job interviews. Here’s what most applications get wrong and what you can do to boost your chances for success.



Category: Uncategorised