Mastering the basics – Cover letter

The job market has been very tough over the past couple of years and job seekers are trying very hard to differentiate themselves from the crowd.  One of the most tedious things to do as part of any job search process is writing an attention-grabbing cover letter that can give you that extra 30 seconds… Read More »

When it is time to look for a new job

There are times of ups and downs in life and the same can be said about your work life as well.  If you ever find yourself questioning your job and whether it is right for you, rest assure you’re not alone.  When you are working, you find yourself buried in the day-to-day responsibilities and you… Read More »

How AI tools are making it easier for Job Seekers

Over the past few years, artificial intelligence (AI) has had its fair share of praises and criticism.  In the early days of AI, most people generally thought of robots acting like humans. Nowadays, the first thing that comes to mind about AI is ChatGPT or other generative AI chatbots that can converse with you and… Read More »

How to identify fake job postings

In 2023, we’ve seen plenty of tech companies go through rounds and rounds of layoffs already and the overspill has also reached other industries.  This has caused the job market to be tough for many people, which can cause people to become desperate and vulnerable.  We all know that finding a new job can be… Read More »

When the Perfect Job may just not be right for you

Job seeking is not an easy task.  To beat out the rest of the competition and be selected for the coveted position is an amazing feat all on its own.  Now that you’ve received an Offer Letter, the easy part is over with, right?  You’d hope that is the case, but sometimes there are a… Read More »

A step forward: Required work experience to be removed

As a new immigrant to the country, one of the biggest struggles they face is finding a new job as the expenses quickly begin to add up.  Although, there are many challenges they face when trying to find new job opportunities, the biggest one has been not having any local (Canadian) experience.  Reported on May… Read More »

Upgrading Your Resume For Your Dream Job

A great resume requires effort and understanding of specific jobs or industries to give you the edge over other candidates in the market. Be concise and ensure that the information is easy to read to give a good impression. The difference between getting an interview or losing out on a position may lie in the… Read More »

Transition into the next phase of your career!

Congratulations on landing that new job of yours!  As you begin your transition to this new role, you will be getting out of your comfort zone and entering a whole new environment that is unfamiliar to you.  Luckily, there are several things you can do to make the process as smooth as possible and here… Read More »

Why you should work with a recruiter:

Looking for a new job can be daunting and time consuming, whether you are looking to leave your current position for a new opportunity or looking to enter / reenter the workforce. Sometimes you don’t know the right places to look for a new position, creating the perfect resume, or just waiting to hear back… Read More »

New Year, New you.

As cliché and corny as the saying may be, now is a good time to reflect on this past year and set new goals and resolutions for the year ahead. For a lot of people, it could be starting their careers or looking for new opportunities. With a fresh start and the momentum that comes… Read More »