How To Make Yourself More Marketable

Here are our top tips on how to make yourself more marketable. Build your brand on LinkedIn and mirror it across your resume. Base your brand on positions that you want and types of companies you are interested in. Make it specific and targeted. Do your research. Look up LinkedIn users who have similar jobs to the one you want for […]

Soft Skills for your Career

The world of work is changing but this doesn’t need to be a daunting prospect. Soft skills are a combination of social, emotional, and cognitive skills that enable you work collaboratively with team members. Here are a number of soft skills that you can focus on cultivating now to set you apart for your career: […]

Make Your Performance Review Work for You

There’s no need to dread your annual review. Below are some tips to help you maximize your annual review. Familiarize yourself with the process Understand that employers use these reviews as a way to evaluate how you are working. They want to be able to provide you with feedback, communicate expectations and open a dialogue […]

Land your Dream Job in 2019

Here are our top tips to secure your dream job in 2019: Attention to detail is key The first thing a recruiter and hiring manager looks at is your resume. This is formative in making their first impression of you. There should be absolutely no spelling mistakes or grammatical errors. Always get someone to proofread […]

Why Consider Contract Roles

There are more contract opportunities on offer than ever before. With contract roles spanning across a across a range of industries and roles, it is worth understanding the benefits of this type of employment. Here are just some of the reasons why you should consider a contract role as part of your job search: Enhance […]

Is job hunting during the holidays a waste of time?

With only a few weeks left until the holiday break, looking for a new job can generally take a back seat. Longer, darker nights, combined with the festive season make it hard to keep motivated when job hunting. People often make the mistake of thinking that the hiring process drops off employers agenda as well. […]

Thinking of a Career Change?

A career change can be one of the most difficult decisions you make, and so a carefully thought-out plan is required before making a move. Evaluating the following aspects can help you determine what is important to you, and how you should move forward.

Improve Productivity at Work

Not all of us are able to effectively manage our time so as to increase our productivity. Putting in the same amount of effort, some people can complete all their tasks within their working hours, while many others are forced to work overtime to get everything done.

Most in Demand Jobs in Canada

With the annual release of HR firm Randstad Canada’s most in-demand jobs in Canada, we can reveal some of the hottest positions in the Canadian marketplace at the moment: