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Infographic: The most common profile picture mistakes

Elizabeth Bromstein| Nov 17, 2014 07:59 pm


Your profile picture on professional social media can make or break the first impression you make on an employer. Make sure you don’t make any of these common mistakes.



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International index of ignorance

New international poll reveals the ‘most ignorant’ countries

Peter Harris| Nov 17, 2014 07:16 pm


An international survey of public perceptions reveals how much Canadians know about the basic make-up of our population and the scale of some key social issues. Here’s what most of us get wrong and how we compare to other countries.



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How to be less tired all the time (so you can be better at your job)

Elizabeth Bromstein| Nov 17, 2014 06:00 pm


Raise your hand if you’re exhausted all the time! Here is a list of advice for getting better sleep and being less tired during the day.



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Former head of FBI’s behavioral analysis program reveals technique for building instant rapport with anyone

Elizabeth Bromstein| Nov 5, 2014 05:03 pm


A former head of the FBI’s behavioral analysis program shares his number one trick for being more likable.



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15 in-demand jobs in Canada that are waiting to be filled right now

Peter Harris| Oct 29, 2014 01:58 pm


Looking at online job postings and how long they stay online, we can see which occupations are most in demand by Canadian employers and how long those positions take to fill. Here are the jobs that are almost constantly available.



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Research: hiring managers reveal how tattoos affect a candidate’s chances

Elizabeth Bromstein| Oct 28, 2014 04:52 pm


We surveyed hiring managers on whether or not tattoos affect their hiring decisions. Here’s what you said. The responses might surprise you.



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High paying jobs for people who don’t want to grow up or work in an office

Elizabeth Bromstein| Oct 28, 2014 04:38 pm


If you don’t want to grow up and sit at a desk all day, here are some high-paying positions for you.



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The worst resume ever

The worst resume ever

Elizabeth Bromstein| Oct 28, 2014 04:20 pm


A staffing professional shared the two worst resumes he’s ever received and now we’re sharing them with you.



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Things you need to know: how to shake hands

Elizabeth Bromstein| Oct 23, 2014 09:38 pm


It’s such a simple, everyday thing, and it can make or break your first impression. And yet so many people don’t know how to give a proper handshake.



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Woman sleeping during a meeting

How to be less tired all the time (so you can be better at your job)

Elizabeth Bromstein| Oct 20, 2014 07:32 pm


Raise your hand if you’re exhausted all the time! Here is a list of advice for getting better sleep and being less tired during the day.



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