9 Jan

5 Hot Engineering Skills for 2019

Posted by Jamie Dargie

If you’ve been dreaming about a new job, it may be time to spruce up your resume and start searching job postings. While the job hunt may take a while, rest assured 2019 promises to be a good year for candidates. Our research - included in our Salary Guide for 2019 - also finds businesses to be optimistic and ready to invest. With many sectors of the Canadian economy projected to grow, engineers will be in demand all year long. 

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10 Oct

[INFOGRAPHIC] How To Make A Chronological Resume

Posted by George Hoadley

Out of all the types of resumes out there, a chronological resume is the best way to get your resume noticed in Canada.

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26 Sep

[INFOGRAPHIC] THE TIMELINE OF A JOB SEARCH

Posted by George Hoadley

Whether you are a recent graduate or an experienced individual looking for a career change, there are certain steps in a particular job search process that are almost universal.

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15 Aug

Record Low Unemployment, Still 397,400 Jobs Vacant In Canada

Posted by George Hoadley

Labor market studies would confuse even King Solomon. Things seem a little topsy-turvy in Canada. We are experiencing a very low unemployment rate, which is good. On the other hand, job vacancies have increased. Second Quarter, 2018 shows a job vacancy rate of 3.1%. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business Help Wanted Report notes this is the highest vacancy rate observed in the last 14 years. Approximately 400,000 jobs have been vacant for four months.

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1 Aug

The Importance of Networking in Landing a Job

Posted by Jamie Dargie

Canada’s employers have a great demand for Information Technology professionals and engineers. It does not mean hiring offers are automatic because competition is fierce. A person will be up against highly qualified rivals and need a competitive edge. Many times, people are trapped in a traditional mindset when it comes to job hunting. They will rely on responding to want ads and sending out resumes, hoping for the best. That is not very efficient and it can result in lost opportunities. IT and engineering professionals must understand that they must go the extra mile in order to land that perfect job.

Networking is part of the process.

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