Jobs that pay double the national average

Ten jobs available now that pay double the Canadian national average

Peter Harris | May 22, 2015 3:57 pm

We all know that doctors, lawyers and dentists tend to be well compensated, and that the CEO makes more money than everybody else. But what if you’re not one of those guys? Here are some high-paying gigs for the rest of us.


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

Peter Harris| Mar 13, 2015 5:52 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?

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The average salaries at 10 top-paying companies

Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 11, 2015 4:55 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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Mark Zuckerberg’s one rule for hiring people at Facebook

Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 6, 2015 9:10 pm


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The one thing you should be hiring for but probably aren’t

Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 4, 2015 9:08 pm


We think of hiring for reach when it comes to salespeople, but every network is an untapped resource. Given two equally qualified candidates, hire the one with more social influence.



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Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 3, 2015 6:14 pm


The candidate and employee experience is instrumental to your success. A bad one will ruin your reputation while a good one will enhance it, meaning you’ll attract the best and brightest.



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So, how much are we earning? The average Canadian salaries by industry and region

Peter Harris| Feb 27, 2015 9:12 am


Curious about how much money we’re making? We take a look at what the average Canadian earns in 2015, how much different professions pay, and who’s bringing home the really big bucks.



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