These two counterintuitive tips will help you achieve your goals

Many of us are making plans for the future while in isolation during the Coronavirus pandemic. A lot of people have lost our jobs and are facing uncertain futures, meaning we’ve got time on our hands, so we’re busy setting goals for new careers and coming up with business ideas. Are we going to actually…

This Myers-Briggs Type makes more money than others

Does your Myers-Briggs personality type affect your earnings? Some research says yes. Many of us have taken the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) Test at some point in our lives. The personality test was designed by mother and daughter team, Katherine Briggs and Isabel Briggs Myers, based on the work of Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Carl…

What to do if you’re laid off during COVID-19

Laid off during COVID-19? You’re not alone. This is a difficult time. Here’s what to do. A lot of people are getting laid off from their jobs right now, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. This can mean a few things; some people are being temporarily let go from companies hoping to bounce back and rehire…

Stats Can: More than a million jobs lost in Canada in March

Statistics Canada has just released the latest Labour Force Survey giving the state of employment across the country right now. Needless to say, the numbers aren’t good. That was expected. Over one million people lost their jobs in March, and the national unemployment rate climbed from 5.6 per cent up to 7.8 per cent. This…

Online courses to upskill during the pandemic

If you’ve got time on your hands during the pandemic, use it to improve your skillset with online courses. There are thousands available for free. The economy is in a downward spiral thanks to the COVID pandemic and social distancing lockdown, and you may even have lost your job at this point. If you’re sitting…