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The three words you want applicants to say during the interview

Elizabeth Bromstein | Jan 26, 2015 7:28 pm

Plenty of career advice recommends that one never say this phrase in a job interview. But others say it’s exactly what you should be listening for.


Category: Hiring Advice, Human Resources,

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Infographic: The most common profile picture mistakes

Elizabeth Bromstein| Nov 17, 2014 7:59 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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New international poll reveals the ‘most ignorant’ countries

Peter Harris| Nov 17, 2014 7:16 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 6:00 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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The top recruitment trends for 2015

Elizabeth Bromstein| Nov 13, 2014 10:00 pm


LinkedIn has released its fourth annual Global Recruiting Trends report. See what the recruiting world holds for 2015.



Category: Hiring Advice, Human Resources, Recruitment Challenges,
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Job posting analysis: The twelve skills that Canadian employers are having the most difficulty hiring right now

Peter Harris| Nov 6, 2014 4:51 pm


With all the talk in the news lately about a ‘skills shortage’ in Canada, do you ever wonder exactly what abilities companies are struggling to find? Here are the top skills hiring managers are looking for but not finding.



Category: Human Resources, Recruitment Challenges,
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How to be a better interviewer

Elizabeth Bromstein| Nov 5, 2014 5:54 pm


We often talk about candidates blowing interviews, but hiring managers also make their share of mistakes. Here are some tips on being a better interviewer.



Category: Hiring Advice, Human Resources, Recruitment Challenges,
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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 5:03 pm


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



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
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15 in-demand jobs in Canada that are waiting to be filled right now

Peter Harris| Oct 29, 2014 1:58 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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