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March 17, 2020

Free online training to grow your technical knowledge as you practice social distancing

Social distancing is the new reality for all Canadians. And as a result, we’re all looking for ways to stay occupied and feel productive. I mean...
February 10, 2020

How long should my resume be?

We get this question a lot. The length of your resume all depends on your level of experience, so we’ve created a few benchmarks depending on...
February 5, 2020

Ace Your Next Interview With These Interview Tips

As your job search partner, we’ve put together some tips to help you turn your interview into a great first impression or better yet, a job...
January 22, 2020

Changing Careers? How to Present Your Experience

“I’m changing careers, and I’m not sure how to present my experience.” This is something we hear often from our candidates looking to make a career...
September 17, 2019

When To Ask About Career Advancement

We received the question “Do employers want applicants and job seekers to ask for advancement in the first interview?” from our candidate that is currently job...
August 23, 2019

Interview Pet Peeves

A range of small events in an interview can change the way the interviewer sees you, which affect your job search in all the wrong ways....
August 12, 2019

Asking About Vacation, Benefits, and Other Perks at a First Interview

We often get questions regarding what and what not to ask during a first interview, namely vacation, benefits and other perks. While this may come up...
July 29, 2019

How To Respond To “What Are Your Salary Expectations?”

If you’re asked for your salary expectations in an interview, you should provide a range — otherwise, you’re leaving the offer fully to the employer and...
July 22, 2019

How To Present Your Career Gap to Prospective Employers

Returning to the workforce after a multi-year break can seem intimidating but it doesn’t have to be. Present new skills learned in such a way that...