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New report ranks world’s most creative countries. How does Canada score?

Elizabeth Bromstein | November 9, 2015 4:33 pm

Report ranks 139 countries in order of most to least creative. Canada doesn’t come in first. But we do get a consolation prize.

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Reading, and other common habits of the world’s wealthiest

Elizabeth Bromstein| July 6, 2015 3:44 pm

We’re always being told that our habits can make or break our success in career, relationships, and life in general. So, lets look at some of the habits common to the world’s wealthiest.

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21 reasons you’re not getting promoted

Elizabeth Bromstein| July 6, 2015 3:06 pm

If you think you deserve a promotion but aren’t getting one, it might be your clothes, the way you smell, or your attitude.

Category: Latest News & Advice, Life At Work
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How to apply for (and get) a job you’re not quite qualified for

Peter Harris| July 6, 2015 3:03 pm

Ever stumbled across an ad for a job you’d be perfect for, except for the fact that you don’t have all of the required qualifications? Here’s how you can get it anyways.

Category: Job Search Strategies, Resumes and Cover Letters
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Inside scoop: What it’s like to be a carpenter

Renee Sylvestre-Williams| July 6, 2015 10:27 am

Sometimes a job description isn’t enough. It can’t tell you what a job is really like, what an average day could be, or the salary you’ll earn. Here’s the inside scoop.

Category: Career profiles, Life At Work
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15 things you can do in 15 minutes to change your career trajectory

Elizabeth Bromstein| July 3, 2015 4:15 pm

The most common problem among people who feel stuck in career ruts wanting to change their lives is simply not knowing where to start. Doing any of these 15 minute tasks will set you on your way.

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Four things employers want you to know (and four that they really don’t)

Peter Harris| July 3, 2015 2:57 pm

If you want to succeed in a competitive career in a tight job market, you need to learn to think like the boss. Here are four things that they wish more candidates knew – and four they hope you never find out.

Category: Job Search Strategies, Life At Work
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How to answer retail job interview questions

Colleen Clarke| July 3, 2015 10:04 am

You have to start your working life with a job in retail. The hours are flexible, the mall is near your home, and the people-watching is hot. There’s just one problem. First you have to pass the retail job interview. Here are some tips.

Category: Career profiles, Job interviews
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Want a raise? Try crying. (It’s science)

Elizabeth Bromstein| July 2, 2015 4:15 pm

If you are thinking of asking for a promotion, a raise, or more vacation time, you might consider crying a little says a news study

Category: Latest News & Advice, 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