Tech skills are king: even lawyers need data analytics these days

If you’re considering going into the legal profession, you better polish up those tech skills. It’s been long considered a fact that soft skills are king. Is that changing? Maybe. A new survey has found that more than eight out of 10 people hiring legal professionals in Canada said that their hiring decisions are influenced…

Study: How to become the best there is at what you do

One way to achieve maximum job security and open doors for the top jobs in your field would be to become the sought-after expert, the most talented person at whatever it is that you are passionate about doing. Everybody wants to hire and work with that person. That’s the dream. One of the most often…

The top five skills employers are looking for in five hot jobs

Want to land a high-paying job in one of these competitive fields? It helps to highlight in your resume precisely the skills that employers will be seeking in candidates for those roles. One way to determine what these are is to examine numerous job postings for roles like the job you want – and calculating…

Five essential career skills you gain from customer service training

If you can’t find that first job in your chosen profession, but there is a service industry position available, take it. People sometimes look down on customer service jobs as being beneath them, or dead-ends. In a hot job market, like we are currently experiencing, employers often have trouble filling these roles. So, if you’re…