15 rules for professional texting

Most of us communicate by text a lot these days. Research shows that texting is preferred over calling and email by a vast majority of millennials and that most people under age 50 are sending and receiving texts daily. It’s a communication method that grew quickly in popularity, and only in recent years has become…

Les emplois et les compétences les plus en demande pour 2019

Une nouvelle étude révèle les compétences qui feront l’objet d’une forte demande en 2019 ainsi que les emplois pour lesquels la demande croît le plus rapidement. L’étude annuelle de LinkedIn sur les emplois en émergence utilise les données de l’entreprise pour trouver les postes qui sont rapidement pourvus par les employeurs, les compétences requises pour…

12 New Year’s resolutions for career success in 2019

Kick start your career in 2019 with these New Year’s resolutions. Happy 2019! If you’re looking for a new job, or to improve your career this New Year, there are a few things you should be doing to make things happen. Yes, resolutions are a bit cliché. But there’s a reason we make them. The…

The most in-demand jobs and skills for 2019

A new report shows which skills will be in high demand in 2019, as well as the emerging jobs for which demand is growing the fastest. The annual Emerging Jobs Report from LinkedIn uses data from the company’s Economic Graph to find the roles that companies are rapidly hiring for, the skills associated with them,…

Positive thinking is killing your job search

If you’ve been out of work for a while, you should probably be less optimistic. That’s the gist of a new recently released report. In the paper, researchers analyze job seekers’ perceptions about their employment prospects and the relationship of those perceptions to employment outcomes. They found that “job seekers are over-optimistic in their beliefs,…

Les meilleurs endroits où travailler en 2019

Une nouvelle étude dresse la liste des 25 meilleurs employeurs du pays pour 2019. Cette liste répertorie les entreprises des secteurs de la technologie, des services de restauration, des soins de santé, des services financiers, de la vente au détail et des assurances. Le géant de la technologie Microsoft figure en tête de liste, suivi…

The 25 fastest growing jobs for 2018

CNBC has released a list of the fastest growing jobs of 2018. This means jobs that have seen increases in openings and hiring over the past year, and that will continue to do so into next year – or “gigs that were both sought after by employers and experiencing an uptick in workers claiming the…

Marché du travail : 8 tendances à surveiller en 2019

2019 frappe déjà à nos portes et Randstad a publié sa liste annuelle de tendances à surveiller pour la nouvelle année. Les dirigeants de Randstad et d’autres dirigeants RH ont partagé leurs commentaires et idées sur les défis et les changements à venir, qu’il s’agisse des préférences changeantes des employés ou de la nécessité de…

The best places to work in Canada for 2019

A new report has revealed Canada’s 25 best places to work for 2019. The list features companies in technology, food services, healthcare, financial services, retail, and insurance. Tech giant Microsoft tops the list, followed by Cloud Healthcare Software service PointClickCare, and SAP, another tech solutions company, comes in third place. The list is based on…

8 work trends to watch in 2019

As 2018 draws to a close, and we all look ahead to 2019, Randstad has released their annual list of work trends to watch for in the new year. According to a media release, Randstad executives and other leaders from the human resources services industry shared key insights into the challenges and changes ahead, “from…