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2019-02-20 14:29
There is an old saying  “Dress for the job you want.” Everyone has probably heard it before, and it couldn’t be more exact. Being on point with your physical appearanc… Read More
2019-01-23 14:43
With the right people, a professional business environment is a great place to work. The company grows, paychecks are cashed, and all that hard work pays off.  During the process of ama… Read More
2019-01-20 14:00
For the most part, interviewing is a normal and healthy part of the job searching process. However, not every interview goes as according to plan. We have scoured the depths of Reddit to fin… Read More
2019-01-16 14:27
Perhaps some of you already know about Death Bear. Perhaps some of you have never heard of such a creature and are intrigued. But chances are, you clicked this link because you have no idea… Read More
2019-01-10 14:00
In today’s modern age, team building sessions are often held by most corporations. They help freshen up interpersonal skills that get lost in the masses of email and text messages. Pho… Read More
2019-01-05 13:16
Everyone has heard the sayings “ You are what you eat” or “You are who you think you are.” Now, have you ever heard “You are who Google says you are”? I w… Read More
7 Actionable Tips To Improve Your CV
2018-04-03 20:43
When you apply for jobs, you need to keep one thing in mind: you need to make life as simple as possible for hiring managers. Consider this: they’ve been sifting through dozens, maybe… Read More
How To Choose Between 2 Great Job Offers
2018-03-28 13:00
Imagine you have to choose between two job offers: both have good commutes, the salaries are similar, and you could see yourself in both positions. How do you decide? First, you might want t… Read More
6 Ways To Spring Clean Your Resume
2018-03-20 13:00
As of today (March 20), it’s officially spring — the perfect time to do some spring cleaning. That could mean donating old clothes to charity, throwing out old spices from your p… Read More
7 Outside-the-box Places To Network
2018-03-19 16:39
If you’re the type of person who is proactive about building your professional network, chances are you’ve explored the usual ways to make connections. You’ve attended conf… Read More
7 Salary Negotiation Tips From The Movies
2018-03-15 13:00
Negotiation is a valuable skill that every one of us will need at some point – at both work and our personal lives. And negotiating well can often mean the difference between getting w… Read More
6 Elements Of A Strong Resume
2018-03-13 13:00
If you want to gain an advantage over the competition when hunting for a new role, you need a strong resume to set you apart from the competition. Recruiters and hiring managers are tasked w… Read More
6 Companies With Over 1,000 Job Openings
2018-03-12 14:45
Looking for a change of scenery? You’re in luck. There are companies across the country now hiring like crazy. Don’t believe us? Here are six examples with over 1,000 job opening… Read More
Career Inspiration From 5 Empowered Women
2018-03-08 14:00
Happy International Women’s Day! To celebrate (and to stoke the fires of your ambition), here are five awesome women you should know, and what you can learn from them to help your… Read More
2018-03-06 17:47
Recruiters and hiring managers only spend an avererage of 10 seconds skimming resumes. Your resume, therefore, needs to make a good impression, and mistakes (like a careless typo or formatti… Read More
5 Ways To Make The Most Out Of A Conference
2018-03-02 14:00
Most people who attend a conference look over the program the day before (or the morning it starts). They also show up at the networking parties unaware of who is attending. According to con… Read More
What To Wear To A Job Interview
2018-02-28 14:00
When it comes to job interviews, first impressions really count. And unfortunately, you may only have seven seconds to make an initial impression, which means the clothes you… Read More
How To Write A Resume For A Sales Job
2018-02-27 14:00
We recently analyzed our resume database to pick out the keywords recruiters most often searched for. That exercise gave us a peek at hiring trends and needs across the country, and it… Read More
10 Words You Need To Cut From Your Resume
2018-02-16 15:00
Workopolis has literally millions of resumes in our database and roughly 1,000 new ones are added daily. Analyzing the content of these shows us some distinct patterns of how Canadians are m… Read More
2018-02-15 14:00
Are your co-workers driving your crazy? Having a hard time getting motivated at work? Ready to take the next step in your career? It might be time for a change of scenery. Luckily for you, t… Read More
5 Tips For Networking In A Small City
2018-02-09 14:45
In smaller communities where it can feel like everybody knows everybody, it probably seems like networking should come easily. But in fact, networking in a small city can be very different d… Read More
How To Ace A Group Interview
2018-02-05 14:40
Being interviewed for your dream job is stressful enough when it’s one-on-one. But when you’re being grilled alongside other candidates for the same gig – well, that’… Read More
2018-01-26 15:40
When Clara Hughes was sixteen years old, she was flipping through the channels when she chanced on coverage of the 1988 Olympics. Canadian speedskater Gaetan Boucher was preparing to race, a… Read More
2018-01-25 16:40
According to the National Student Loan Centre, it takes an average of nine years for Canadian students to pay off their student loans. With recent media outlets indicating that Canadian stud… Read More
2018-01-11 14:00
We usually think of career progression like climbing a ladder, where the obvious goal is to ascend higher and higher. But sometimes, it can actually pay off long-term to go against tradition… Read More
The 8 Dirtiest Places In The Office
2018-01-09 14:00
Sure, we know the keyboard is crawling with germs and the bathroom door handle is a veritable micro community. But there are a lot of other bacteria hotspots around the office – and ma… Read More
How To Ace A Second Interview
2018-01-08 14:30
It’s an amazing feeling acing a job interview. Your potential-future-boss seems to like you, the HR rep looks impressed, and you’re ready to sign your contract. And then it hits… Read More
3 Essential Career Resolutions For 2018
2017-12-31 14:00
A new year often brings big plans, like ditching the old job for a shiny new one. Here are three career resolutions you can make to increase the chance of that dream becoming a reality. Defi… Read More
4 Salary Negotiation Mistakes To Avoid
2017-12-29 15:00
*Originally published on Payscale.  Scared of salary negotiation? You’re not alone. A recent survey by Payscale found that 28 per cent of people that had never negotiate… Read More
9 Companies Hiring Like Crazy This January
2017-12-25 15:00
Are you headed into the new year looking for a job? Got some serious resolutions to put to the test? Well we got good news for you. There are tons of companies across Canada hiring like craz… Read More
How To Handle A Workaholic Boss
2017-12-19 15:00
Everyone wants to work for a devoted leader. But there’s a difference between a diligent work ethic and a supervisor who arrives long before everyone else, leaves long afterward, and n… Read More

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