20 Jun

Getting Lost In The Crowd: 5 Reasons Why Your Resume Gets Ignored

Posted by Jamie Dargie

The media is suggesting that there are more jobs currently available than there are people applying for them. Somehow, that might not make sense to you if you are sticking to a resume template that is not getting enough responses. It can be very frustrating, but you should not feel you're being ignored because you are incompetent. The challenges may arise in the way you are drafting your resume and how you are marketing your skills.

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5 Jun

Think You’re Cut Out For Contract Work? Take The Quiz and Find Out

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

Summer is around and with a booming job sector, recruitment agencies are scampering to find ideal candidates for contractual jobs in Canada. At a time when job seekers are in the spotlight, we’ve compiled a handy list to ensure you make the most when you visit any recruitment agency for a shot at these job opportunities.

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14 May

Reword Your Job Description Before Posting It Online

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

We all know the challenges of writing a compelling resume and cover letter in the hopes of nabbing our dream job. But there seems to be considerably less discussion about the trials hiring managers face when writing a job description to attract top talent to top positions.

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15 May

5 Different Types of Interview Questions

Posted by Brad Holtkamp

Job interviews aren’t easy—not even for the hiring manager or other staff involved in selecting and interviewing candidates. While having a strategy in place can make the hiring process easier, it’s still very difficult to design a good interview. After all, you have maybe an hour or less to meet with a person to determine whether or not they are a good fit for your firm. 

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