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.
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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 …
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 …
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.
The STARS technique can be used to describe your accomplishments, and to prepare for interviews. During an interview you may be asked situational and behavioural questions that require a detailed response. Employers use these questions to make an objective assessment of a candidate’s experience, qualities and skill sets that make them suitable for the job. Click here for more information.
It only takes 3-5 seconds for someone to form an impression and that initial opinion can have a direct impact on your success in finding and keeping a job Click here for more information.
Before you sign on the dotted line… Be on the lookout for job scams targeting Canadians! Learn about the warning signs and how to protect yourself. Click here for more information.
Job fairs provide the opportunity to make a positive impression in person and meet employers face?to?face. It’s important to take advantage of every opportunity to connect with employers, especially in a difficult and competitive job market! Click here for more information.
References available upon request. Choosing the right people to be your employment references is a crucial step in the job? Click here for more information on choosing your references.