NEESC-NEWS-Bulletin 2018-06

When to Disclose

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

The BC Human Rights Code makes it illegal for employers to: advertise a job in a way that discriminates against someone because they have a disability; deny someone a job because of their disability, if the person is able to do the job; pay someone a different wage than others doing the same job because the person has a disability; …


MOSAIC 7th Annual Job Fair – April 10th

Shirin Employment, Job Search, MOSAIC, News

Save the date! Over 70 companies at MOSAIC’s Job Fair are looking to fill up to 1500 positions! Bring resumes and be prepared to interview with recruiters from great organizations including: City of Vancouver; Royal Bank of Canada; Home Depot; Airport Terminal Services; Canada Revenue Agency; Fortinet Technologies; LUSH Cosmetics; UPS; Canadian Tire and many more. Present your best self …

NEESC-NEWS-Bulletin 2018-03

Meaningful Networking

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

Wherever we go, whoever we meet has power to potentially impact your life. “Networking”, one of the most powerful tools in job search and having a successful career, can happen anywhere. Applying to advertised jobs online through websites such as is often the most common form of job search used by job seekers. While this may not be the …

NEESC-NEWS-Bulletin 2018-02

How to Select Job Postings

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

Having helped numerous people apply for jobs advertised online I find myself repeating one thing again and again – “Make sure you really read the job posting!” Applying to advertised jobs online through websites such as is often the most common form of job search used by job seekers. While this may not be the most effective form of …

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Hiring Event, January 19

Shirin Events, Job Search, MOSAIC, News, Vancouver, WorkBC

The Vancouver Northeast WorkBC Employment Services Centre is pleased to host a HIRING FAIR with leading companies: Alliance Maintenance Ltd., Angus One Recruitment, Cowell Auto Group, EcoService, Home Care Assistance, The Home Depot, SMX Staff Management, WIS International WHEN: Friday, January 19, 2018 from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM WHERE: Unit 312 – 2555 Commercial Drive, Vancouver V5N 4C1 (across …

NEESC-NEWS-Bulletin 2018-01

Planning Ahead for Your Job Search

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

Is planning ahead useful when job searching? Yes, it is! Like anything else in life planning ahead makes the process easier and more productive. It’s important to be organized and to know what steps you need to take to be successful in your job search. Remember, searching for a job is a full time job, it takes hard work, time …

NEESC-NEWS-Bulletinb 2017-11

WorkBC Tools for BC Labour Market Research

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

Use the latest WorkBC tools to gain a better understanding of what is meant by Labour Market Information (LMI) Increase your awareness of the value of LMI and how it can help you feel more confident and make informed choices about your job and career choices Click here for more information.

NEESC-NEWS-Bulletin 2017-10

Setting Goals – Visualization for Job Search

Shirin Employment, Job Search, News

Visualization is a tool that can help us “see” our ideal future. When we use visualization for career goals we gain a deeper understanding of the outcome we actually desire. This method is a well-developed technique that is supported by scientific evidence and widely used by successful people. When we use visualization in career development, or in any aspect of …

NEESC-NEWS-Bulletin 2017-09

Workplace Bullying & Harassment

Shirin News

The Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety (CCOHS) defines workplace bullying as “acts or verbal comments that could ‘mentally’ hurt or isolate a person in the workplace. Sometimes, bullying can involve negative physical contact as well. Bullying usually involves repeated incidents or a pattern of behavior that is intended to intimidate, offend, degrade or humiliate a particular person or …

Application Tracking Systems

Tips to help you beat Applicant Tracking Systems

Shirin News

You have 5-7 seconds to grab employer’s attention with your resume, but what if it’s not a person reading your resume but an Applicant Tracking System (ATS)? Click here for more information.