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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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Can a few moments spent with a Barbie doll ruin your life?

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 6, 2014 9:14 pm

A new report suggesting that playing with Barbie dolls influences girls’ career aspirations has been wildly blown out of proportion.

Category: Latest News & Advice
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12 jobs that are safe from the robot takeover (for now)

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 5, 2014 9:25 pm

Its inevitable. The robots are coming for our jobs and we can’t stop them from taking over. But here are 12 jobs that are safe for now

Category: Latest News & Advice, Uncategorised

Career advice from my 42-year-old self to my 22-year-old self

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 4, 2014 8:52 pm

Hindsight is always 20/20, as they say. Here are 15 things I would tell me 20 years ago, if I got the chance.

Category: Latest News & Advice
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Five quick and easy ways people end up unemployed and unemployable

Peter Harris| March 4, 2014 10:50 am

It takes a lot longer to build and maintain a successful career than it does to wreck it. Here’s a look at some of the most common workplace blunders that can derail your career – and hurt your future chances of getting hired as well.

Category: Career Dilemmas, Life At Work
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Five totally unfair reasons you didn't get the job

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 3, 2014 7:45 pm

Life’s not fair. Sometimes you don’t get hired due to unfair perceptions and out-of-date notions. Here are five of them.

Category: Job Search Strategies, Latest News & Advice
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How to tell if you're ready for a career as a freelancer

Karen Geier| March 3, 2014 10:36 am

Everyone has days at work where they imagine how different their life would be if they worked for themselves. Freelancing does offer you a lot of added flexibility and freedom – but it comes with its own set of challenges. Hear are a few things to consider before heading out on your own.

Category: Career Dilemmas, Life At Work
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The highest paying internships. And how to land one of these sweet gigs.

Elizabeth Bromstein| February 28, 2014 8:24 pm

You thought you were doing OK at your job, didn’t you? Check out these highest-paid internships and weep.

Category: Latest News & Advice
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The number one skillset Canadian employers are looking for

Elizabeth Bromstein| February 28, 2014 6:31 pm

Hone this skill set and you are virtually guaranteed to get ahead in your career.

Category: Latest News & Advice, Life At Work
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Career advice: What do I do about a sabotaging co worker?

Workopolis| February 27, 2014 6:41 pm

In our weekly column Advice@Workopolis.com, we answer your career questions. This week: we’re asked what to do about a coworker who is making your life miserable.

Category: Advice, advice