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Three stories you must prepare before the job interview

Elizabeth Bromstein | September 15, 2015 4:58 pm

You will be asked behavioural questions in any interview. Prepare these three stories and you can probably answer them all.

Category: Job interviews

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Take control of your online reputation

Karen Geier| May 2, 2014 6:47 pm

Potential employers will Google you. Be aware of how you look online and, if there’s a problem, take steps to fix your online image.

Category: Job Search Strategies, Latest News & Advice, Uncategorised
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7 reasons you didn't get the job (that have nothing to do with you)

Melissa Allen| May 2, 2014 10:51 am

Sometimes you can be the perfect fit and do everything right, and still not get hired. Here are seven reasons that happens that are beyond your control.

Category: Job Search Strategies, Latest News & Advice
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Is your name optimized for success?

Elizabeth Bromstein| May 1, 2014 8:02 pm

Research suggests adding a middle initial to your name makes you look smarter. We look at what else studies have to say about names.

Category: Latest News & Advice
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Advice: What to do about a smelly co-worker?

Colleen Clarke| May 1, 2014 7:05 pm

In our column we answer your career and workplace questions. This week: what to do about a stinky coworker?

Category: advice
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Four words to ban from your vocabulary right now

Elizabeth Bromstein| May 1, 2014 10:55 am

If you want to get ahead in your career, never say these four words. And always assume it’s your responsibility.

Category: Latest News & Advice, Life At Work
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Don't let stress sabotage your job search

Kevin Makra| April 30, 2014 6:44 pm

Looking for work is stressful. Here are ten ways to take the pressure off while on the job search.

Category: Job Search Strategies, Latest News & Advice
People clap as young smiling woman leaves work with a box of her stuff

Up or out? When to leave if you're not getting promoted

Karen Geier| April 30, 2014 4:49 pm

You can’t sit around forever waiting to get promoted. Here’s how you can know when to wait and when to move on, and what you can do in the meantime.

Category: Career Dilemmas, Latest News & Advice
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Six tips to make yourself instantly more hirable

Elizabeth Bromstein| April 29, 2014 8:54 pm

Six things you can do right now to make yourself more attractive to employers and increase your chances of getting a job.

Category: Job Search Strategies, Resumes and Cover Letters
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Canada’s top 10 best jobs for 2014

Elizabeth Bromstein| April 29, 2014 2:36 pm

The top 10 jobs in Canada for 2014, and what you need to get them. They might not be what you expect.

Category: Latest News & Advice