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Innovations in online job searching: How Workopolis takes the work out of looking for work

Workopolis | September 16, 2015 10:33 am

In our ongoing mission to help connect as many Canadians as possible with the opportunities they need to be successful, we are continuously innovating and improving the tools and resources we offer. Here’s what’s new.

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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.

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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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The one skill that is in 93% of job postings

How to demonstrate in your resume the one skill that turns up in 93% of job postings

Peter Harris| March 19, 2015 5:02 pm

Focussing on the skills that employers really want, and showing (not just telling) that you have used them successfully in the past, can be the secret resume ingredient that turns applications into interviews.

Category: Resumes, Student
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The highest paid tech skills

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 19, 2015 2:38 pm

A new infographic shows the highest paid tech skills, languages, and job titles. How do your skills stack up?

Category: Career profiles, Latest News & Advice, Salaries, Technology
Job interview secrets revealed

Five job interview secrets that employers don’t tell candidates

Peter Harris| March 19, 2015 9:11 am

I’ve had to hire team members for multiple roles over the years, and here are a few things I’ve learned from being on this side of the table that I didn’t know when I was a candidate applying for jobs.

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How to do the one thing interviewers just wish you would frikkin do

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 18, 2015 5:53 pm

No matter how many times hiring managers try to put out there that they wish you would do your research, candidates still aren’t doing it. Maybe you don’t know how?

Category: Job interviews, Job Search Strategies, Latest News & Advice
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Seven reasons not to get a university degree

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 17, 2015 8:31 pm

You graduate high school, you go to university, you get a job. It’s how middle class North America has been doing things for decades. Maybe it’s time to switch things up.

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