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

Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 26, 2015 09:17 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.



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Students viewing holograms

A glimpse at the world of work in 2040 – from the people who will invent it

Colleen Clarke| Mar 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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Applying for a job

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

Peter Harris| Mar 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,
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| Mar 19, 2015 05:02 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,
The skills to add to your resume

The skills you need to add to your resume to get hired in 2015

Peter Harris| Mar 6, 2015 04:48 pm


Analysis of millions of job postings and applications reveals a new skills gap on the job market. Here is what you need to have on your resume as the price of admission for most well-paying jobs.



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Writer

The best part-time jobs of 2015 (and what they pay)

Peter Harris| Mar 4, 2015 10:16 am


Here’s a look at the year’s best part-time and temporary jobs – along with how much you can earn in a variety of creative, technical, and seasonal roles.



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Lifeguards

Five reasons to look for your 2015 summer job now

Kevin Makra| Feb 18, 2015 03:25 pm


Looking out the window today it is hard to imagine if summer will ever come. However, the deadline to apply for many of the best summer jobs is fast approaching. Here’s why you should be lining up your summer gig today.



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The top 10 hottest jobs for increased starting salaries in 2015

Hiring trends: Ten hot jobs for increased starting salaries in 2015

Peter Harris| Feb 17, 2015 12:09 pm


While demand for talented workers is expected to increase steadily throughout 2015, here is a quick look at which fields can expect to see the fastest growing pay cheques – and ten hot jobs to watch for.



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The top 10 jobs that will hire you straight out of university

The top 10 jobs that will hire you straight out of university

Peter Harris| Feb 13, 2015 01:25 pm


If you are planning your studies specifically for the current job market, these are the fields where workers are such in demand that grads are snapped up as soon as they receive their credentials.



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Restaurant industry is Canada's top job creator in 2014

Canada created 121,300 jobs in 2014 – here’s where most of them are

Peter Harris| Feb 3, 2015 08:36 pm


Here’s a snapshot of where most of the job creation was last year – along with the most commonly held first jobs of Canadians.



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