Combien d’emplois occuperez au cours de votre carrière ?

L’époque où l’on occupait un seul emploi au cours de sa vie professionnelle est largement révolue. La plupart d’entre nous passeront d’un emploi à l’autre et changeront de domaine à quelques reprise; cela dit, combien de rôles différents allons-nous remplir? Eh bien, c’est certainement un nombre plus élevé que celui des générations précédentes. De nouvelles…

Why you’re missing out on 75% of available job opportunities

A recent study found that nearly eight (79%) per cent of employers say that they are not receiving enough qualified applicants for their available jobs. It turns out that the tools designed to make their work easier can be creating new challenges for hiring professionals. The research found that even the most qualified candidates are…

Canada’s 10 best cities and towns for finding a job right now

The best places to look for work right now aren’t in Canada’s large urban centres. The biggest cities have taken the largest hit to their economies from the COVID-19 pandemic. In the latest edition of BMO’s Regional Labour Market Report Card, Montreal, Calgary and Vancouver all rank near the bottom, while Toronto (which was a…

Survey: Remote workers admit to slacking off (and worse)

Can you resist the temptations and distractions available when working from home? Staying productive in the relatively unsupervised environment of your home office takes discipline. You have your household projects nearby, your family at home, and easy access to all your entertainment devices. With many more people teleworking right now, it seems that many are…

Canadian economy adds nearly 1,000,000 new jobs in June

Statistics Canada has just released the Labour Force Survey for June this morning, and the Canadian economy is showing solid signs of recovery. Nearly one million more people were working in this country in June than in May. Stats Can says that 953,000 jobs were gained last month, an almost even split of full-time and…