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6 Attributes To Look For in a New Hire – How to Find & Attract the Best

Posted on 01 November 2017

Filling an open role within your organization is a time-consuming process, and an ideal outcome is far from assured. How can you be sure that the candidates you’re considering represent the best fit for your needs—and that you hire the most promising of the group? Look for candidates with the right mix of personal and professional capabilities, not just those who give polished answers to your ...

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Women In Engineering: Why Your Career Could Be Endless

Posted on 20 October 2017

Engineering is one of the top career options for people across the USA, with there being branches to different types from rocket engineering to trains on the tracks! They are the mathematicians that use their hands, the problem-solvers full of new ideas and engineers have the know-how to advance technology in a way that those in basic tech roles don’t. The biggest problem in engineering? Only 11 ...

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Yes, You Can Change Lives In Your Career

Posted on 23 June 2017

Not every job allows you to feel as though you’re making a difference in the world. That doesn’t mean that your work doesn’t change the world a little. You might be familiar with the idea of a butterfly flapping it’s wings creating a hurricane somewhere in the world. That’s popularly known as ‘the butterfly effect, ’ but it’s not quite the same as heading home each day and feeling ...

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Many More Money In Your Career: Get A Career Coach

Posted on 28 November 2016

Are you unsure about the current direction of your career? Are you seeking to boost your financial direction?

Contact Iain Balmain.  Sub-conscious blocks can subvert your ability for clarity.

When going through changes in life, it's quite typical to become overwhelmed by choice and even more so, when going through forced transition. Its at such moments that we need to tak ...

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Top 3 Holiday DIY Gifting Hacks

Posted on 06 October 2016

(NC) Below are three easy and creative DIY gifting hacks to package your gifts of love using items that are commonly found around the house. If you're making cookies, you can use Becel margarine to make cookies soft and chewy and help you replace saturated and trans fats with monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fats. 1. A jar jam-packed with holiday spirit. Reuse your jam jar and personal ...

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Tips on How to Make Money Online with eCommerce

Posted on 07 July 2016

Everyday developments in the present day world has led to the introduction  of different business platforms in which one could easily make a step of faith and try it out. It is often in the business person’s best interest to cope and keep up with his or her competitors in order to remain relevant in his or her particular industry. It is for this specific reason that one should keep in mind ...

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Career opportunities in agriculture are endless

Posted on 22 October 2014

(NC) -- In this day and age, we may have to go back several generations to find someone in our family who lived and worked on a farm. In 1931, one in three Canadians lived on a farm. Today, it's just one in 46. Agriculture, however, is a cutting-edge industry with a diversity of career opportunities that many of us might not be aware of. A third-generation Saskatchewan farmer, Margaret Hansen, s ...

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Start-Up 101: Entrepreneurship for Millennials

Posted on 22 October 2014

(NC) -- Millennials are the cohort born around 1980 – and as entrepreneurs they are really shaking things up. This emerging business segment is characterized by their increasing use of technology to remain constantly connected, to seek information, and to share data for online business purchasing. “For an estimated 78 per cent of Gen Y or Millennial entrepreneurs, starting a business is a wa ...

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How to save money in a trades career

Posted on 13 December 2013

(NC) – So you're interested in a career as a machinist, plumber, sheet metal worker, or in another trade. No wonder. The demand for qualified tradespersons is high in Canada, and working in the trades can be a rewarding and financially smart career choice.> Given the equipment needed to do this work, tradespeople may find that it's also expensive to stay current and to have the right to ...

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Entrepreneurs: Do you have what it takes?

Posted on 14 November 2013

(NC) --  Zach Berman and Ryan Slater couldn't have predicted ending up in the juice business. On a backpacking trip in Nepal, the two life-long friends noticed that the locals were always drinking fresh, nutrient-filled juice. That's when their idea for becoming self-employed juice tenders back home in B.C. was formed. Three years and thousands of ounces of gourmet juice later, The Juice ...