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The world’s coolest offices

Elizabeth Bromstein| April 14, 2015 07:02 pm


I’m having a wee case of the jealousies right now. Because Bored Panda just published a list of 12 of the world’s coolest offices and one of them is on a pirate ship. Don’t get me wrong. I love my job. But I want to work on a pirate ship.



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The best and worst jobs in the world for 2015

Peter Harris| April 14, 2015 04:51 pm


Based on salary, employment opportunities, the working environment, and stress level, here is a look at the ten best and the ten worst careers you could be pursuing this year.



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Where the stable, high paying jobs will be through 2020

Elizabeth Bromstein| April 10, 2015 07:01 pm


Whether you’re a new grad or just thinking about whether a career change is right for you, you would do well to look to these areas that are projected to boom over the next five tears.



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Five things you do on social media that make people super hate you

Elizabeth Bromstein| April 8, 2015 06:59 pm


These are the behaviours that drive people crazy on social media. If you’re doing these things, just stop it right now.



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Ten career paths that can make you a millionaire

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 30, 2015 03:28 pm


A million dollars doesn’t go as far as it once did, but it’s still nice to have. Here are ten careers that that can put you on the path to your million. There’s good news and bad news.



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8 CEOs who made millions before they turned 30

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 19, 2015 08:43 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 most costly tech skills to hire for

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 19, 2015 03:46 pm


We all know that programming skills are in demand right now, and will continue to be in the future. They dramatically increase job market value. What are companies paying their tech employees?



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Hot jobs with low unemployment, high demand, and rising salaries

Peter Harris| March 13, 2015 05:52 pm


While the national unemployment rate remains fairly static, there are a wide range of positions experiencing labour shortages. Here are 22 hot jobs that employers are struggling to fill right now.



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How much house can you get for $1 million in cities across Canada?

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 12, 2015 02:11 pm


A million bucks on the real estate market goes a lot further in St. John’s than in Toronto or Vancouver. Here’s what kind of digs a cool mil will get you from Eastern to Western Canada.



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The average salaries at 10 top-paying companies

Elizabeth Bromstein| March 11, 2015 04:55 pm


They say money isn’t the most important thing when it comes to finding a job, but a great paycheque doesn’t usually hurt. Here are ten top paying companies complete with salary information.



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