What employers want to see in your personal brand

It’s no surprise that many Canadians are between jobs right now. While unemployment had been historically low – and still declining – before the COVID-19 crisis, the pandemic lockdown has changed all that. Of course, the restrictions are slowly starting to ease, and more and more of us are staring to look for work or…

Coronavirus trend: Big companies shifting to video interviews exclusively

The spread of the coronavirus, COVID-19, is not only impacting the way people travel and work, it’s changing the ways we find work as well. In order to reduce the number of people physically interacting with employees, an increasing number of big firms are cancelling face-to-face job interviews. Google was among the first to shift…

The most sought after (and fastest trending) skills for 2019

Wondering which skilled professionals major companies are actively seeking right now? New research has the answers. The Business Talent Group (BTG) has released its annual Skills Index tracking the most sought-after on-demand consulting skills needed by top companies. “Leaders at the world’s top companies are embracing on-demand talent as a powerful way to acquire the…