So you put your entire job search on hold for the holidays because your mom’s turkey and stuffing won your attention. Well don’t worry, 2013 is here and it’s time to get serious and find that new exciting job. But where to start? Its easy: make a list. First: Start by writing down ...Read More
Stressed? Leave it at home!
Sure, problems within your workplace do happen, and they can sometimes be tough to resolve. This brings along stress, frustration and many other things. So why create more stress for yourself and bring along personal issues from home if you don’t have too? If you are like me, you want to live ...Read More
7 sure-fire ways to get your resume passed over.
In Alberta, even with our country leading 4.5% unemployment rate, it’s still a fiercely competitive market and you need to give yourself every chance to succeed. Job seekers need to realize that the places they are applying to can receive hundreds of resumes, with just one HR person to sift ...Read More
It’s that time of year again when you have to ask yourself “To mo’ or not to mo’?” In honor of movember millions of Canadian men will be sprouting all manner of facial hair, some thick and glorious like a well groomed Burt Reynolds, or sparse and patchy like the amazing...Read More
Appropriate Halloween costumes at the workplace?
So it’s Halloween again, and inevitably there are going to be some people wearing costumes into the office today. There will also inevitably be some somewhat… inappropriate costumes. So where do you draw the line? Is it ok for a woman to go to work in a skin tight jumpsuit and plunging ...Read More