AOLCC Blog

Useful news, advice, tips and resources

Welcome to the AOLCC Blog

Join us as we discuss career development, resume and job search tips, upskilling and much more. This section is full of resources that we think you’ll find useful in every step of your academic and professional journey.

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Top 6 Interview Tips for New College Graduates

19/06/2017

For any recent college graduate, job interviews can be nerve-wracking, especially if you haven't interviewed in a while. That's especially true when you're interviewing for a position in a new...

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Why Should I Consider Career Training?

15/06/2017

Education should be a necessity, not a privilege. Upgrading your career-centered education can bring your professional life to a new peak. Career training means learning new in-demand skills, expand your professional network,...

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Things You Should Never Include In Your Resume

13/06/2017

Objective During your first high school career workshop, you were probably taught to drop a line or two at the beginning of your resume stating your objective. We’ve all seen...

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5 Things You Need to Know About A Marketing Career

09/06/2017

What Is Marketing? At its basic level, marketing is about determining the value of your product or service and communicating that information to customers. Yet a career in marketing can...

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5 Tips To Help You Re-Enter The Workforce After A Long Break

06/06/2017

Just as there are many reasons to leave your job, there are many reasons why you may choose to go back to work. For many individuals, financial standings may be the main...

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5 Things You Should Put On Your Resume!

02/06/2017

Your resume, also called your "CV" sometimes, is your most important tool when applying for a job. It constitutes your first impression before meeting the recruiters in person, and it breaks...

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4 Skills You Need to Succeed as A Medical Office Assistant!

30/05/2017

Medical office assistants are trained professionals working in a role that requires them to provide customer service when working with patients, as well as administrative support for medical facility staff. A medical office...

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5 Keys To Success In The Hospitality Industry

23/05/2017

The hospitality industry is a broad category of fields within the field of service, which includes bars and restaurants, conference and events, amusement parks, hotels, transportation, travel, and many more. It takes a...

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A Day in The Life of a Personal Support Worker

19/05/2017

Personal support workers are devoted to help vulnerable members of their communities thrive. If you want to make a real difference in the lives of others, a career in personal...

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4 Benefits of Being a Personal Support Worker!

17/05/2017

Abundant Opportunity and Job Security With the aging population, the tremendous increase in technology, and our demand for the best quality of life, the healthcare industry is facing a growing...

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5 Qualities of A Successful Immigration Consultant

12/05/2017

An Immigration Consultant is a professional who provides support, advice and legal help to people who wants to come to Canada for study, work, travel or business purpose, or immigrate to Canada...

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5 Tips for Writing an Effective Cover Letter

09/05/2017

Don't Repeat Your Resume A lot of people write cover letters as if they were paraphrasing their resumes, which is absolutely WRONG! Instead of just repeating yourself and rewrite what...

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