Should You Relocate for a Job?

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Landing a new tech job comes with excitement and some challenges. That excitement and those challenges are amplified with the prospect of relocating to a new city or town. Weighing the pros and cons of relocating for a job can be stressful, so it is important to know which questions to ask yourself to make the right… Read more »

How to Answer, “What’s Your Greatest Strength” During a Job Interview

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In every job interview, you will likely be asked, “What is your greatest strength?” Because this is a common question, and one that seems innocuous, many candidates fail to prepare for it. However, take time to prepare an answer to this question because landing the job is all about showcasing your strengths against the needs… Read more »

2018 Ontario Career Guide

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With the new year upon us, the prospect of change and new beginnings are on a lot of people’s minds. However, the idea of change can often be a frightening one, especially when it involves a person’s career. Whether you are out of work and looking for something new, or thinking about making a switch… Read more »

What Job Growth Numbers Really Mean to Ontario Job Seekers

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Statistics Canada recently released the latest job numbers and what they say about the job market is not inspiring. They show that Ontario’s job market was virtually unchanged; with little to no difference to the number of jobs available in June. But is that what actually happened? Not really. The harsh reality of the information… Read more »

How to Find a Great Job in the Niagara Region

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Whether you recently lost your job or are ready for a change from your current position, you need to pursue the best avenues as you take your career forward. Your successful search needs to take you well beyond the want ads and typical online job boards. If you are looking for a job in the… Read more »

6 Job Searching Secrets Ontario Job Candidates Need to Know

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Whether you’re just launching your career or you’re an experienced professional seeking a change for the better, there are many tips that prove valuable as you fine-tune your job search strategy. Here are six to keep in mind. Know the job description. When you have identified a position that interests you, study the job description… Read more »

Ontario’s (Unofficial) Job Searching Guide

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It’s the start of a brand new year. What better time to ramp up your job search strategy as 2016 gets further under way? Use these guidelines as you focus your energy into landing your dream job this year: Create a “hot list.” Target your search by listing the top companies you would love to… Read more »

5 Reasons to Refine Your Soft Skills

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Boosting your soft skills not only gives you a competitive edge on a new job or a promotion, it also has positive implications in all areas of your personal and professional life. The general perception tends to be that companies want technical skills first. In reality, you need a combination of both. As summarized by… Read more »

6 Ways to Avoid Interviewing Burnout

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When you are looking for a new job, sending one resume after another, carefully crafting cover letters for each opportunity, repeating your job history and goals to multiple hiring managers can get tiresome.  Here are a few strategies that can help you find a job without losing your mind. Take Time to Recharge A job… Read more »