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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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4 Tricks to Look More Confident During a Job Interview!


A job search can be stressful and tiring, but staying positive and motivated can make a world of difference for how a candidate is viewed in the eyes of the...

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Top 4 Skills You Need To Succeed In Accounting!


Accounting professionals are extremely important in almost all functions of business. There are many jobs relating to accounting, such as accountant, auditor, payroll officer, bookkeeper, accounting clerk, and many more. Accounting...

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4 Tips On Winning Your Phone Interview!


Got a phone interview? Congratulations! Your resume is amazing, your application was flawless, you’ve caught a potential employer’s attention and now they want to get to know you better! In...

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5 Most Popular Soft Skills in the Canadian Job Market, Do You Have Them?


What does it take to get a job in Canada? It takes skills, and that include both practical skills and soft skills. Your future career prospects heavily depend on the...

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Health Care Aide, Are You Ready For The Challenge?


What is a Health Care Aide Career? With the aging population, the tremendous increase in technology, and our demand for the best quality of life, the healthcare industry is facing...

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Are You A People Person? 4 Things To Know About Customer Service Career


All About Customer Service Career Just about every industry holds opportunities for customer service careers. Customer service jobs are often a foot in the door to higher-paying jobs in an industry. ...

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4 Things You Need To Know About Being An Immigration Consultant


Immigration consultants help people immigrate from one country to another for study, work, travel or business purpose. They provide legal services in the area of immigration law as permitted by legislation....

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Top 4 Reasons You Should Consider Career Training


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...

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5 Ways To Be Financially Prepared For Your Career Change


The truth is, money is a big factor in our lives. Money (or financial support) is one of the most common factors that holds people back when considering a career...

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5 Ways to Stay Productive on a Snow Day!


When extreme whether such as severe snow storm or blizzard arrives, the city recommends residents to stay home and off the roads. Some of you may be experiencing a snow day...

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5 Signs It’s Time to Break Up With Your Job


You’ve stopped learning The sense of achievement at work mostly comes from learning new skills and applying them successfully. Every job has a learning curve, and possibly a learning dead-end....

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5 Things You Need to Know About Midlife Career Change


You’re in your early 40’s or late 50’s; you're too young for retirement, too frustrated with your current job, or waited too long to chase what you’re truly passionate about....

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