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11 everyday habits to adopt now to increase your career and job search success

Elizabeth Bromstein | July 17, 2015 2:46 pm

Your everyday habits will have a long term impact on your career and an immediate impact on your job search. Here are 10 habits to adopt now that will make a big difference for the rest of your life.


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April Fool’s pranks you can pull at the office and not get fired

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 27, 2015 5:47 pm


April Fool’s day is right around the corner. Here’s a selection of pranks you can pull on your colleagues and probably not get in trouble for.



Category: Latest News & Advice, Life At Work
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Devastated 1D fans asking for time off to cope with Zayn Malik’s departure

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 27, 2015 3:26 pm


If you want to be taken seriously as a professional, here is something you should never, ever do: ask for time off work to grieve because a member has left your favourite boy band.



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What you should study at university if you want to be rich

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 26, 2015 9:17 pm


What should you study at university if you want to join the ranks of the world’s richest? Can you guess? I bet you can guess.



Category: Latest News & Advice, Student
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A glimpse at the world of work in 2040 – from the people who will invent it

Colleen Clarke| March 26, 2015 12:48 pm


Creativity parties, hologram meetings, and pay-for-performance salary schemes: Here’s how today’s young people imagine the world of work will look 25 years from now.



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Put down that resume: What you need to do before applying for a job

Peter Harris| March 25, 2015 10:55 am


Do not hit send just yet. There are several steps you can take before applying for a job that can greatly increase your chances of success.



Category: Job Search Strategies, Student
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Can’t get a job? Ask yourself this question

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 23, 2015 7:07 pm


When looking for a job, you’re asking someone to take a chance, trust you, pay you money to do something for them. So, be honest with yourself. Are you asking them to do something you would do?



Category: Job Search Strategies, Latest News & Advice
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Five essentials for landing a new job in the spring of 2015

Peter Harris| March 23, 2015 6:57 pm


It’s finally spring, and nearly 20% of Canadian employers are planning to increase their staff in the coming months. Here’s what they’ll be looking for and how you can stand out as a candidate.



Category: Job Search Strategies
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How to craft a skilled trades resume

Kim Hughes| March 20, 2015 7:11 pm


Tips on writing your resume for skilled trades positions, highlighting valuable information and lining yourself up as the stand-out candidate.



Category: Career profiles, Job Search Strategies, Resumes and Cover Letters
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8 CEOs who made millions before they turned 30

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 19, 2015 8:43 pm


How old are you? What’s that you say? You’re over 30 and you don’t have millions of dollars yet? What’s wrong with you? Get with the program.



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