New report lists the skills you’ll need in 5 years

Work is changing due to the rise in technological advances and the COVID pandemic. A new report lists the skills you’ll need in 5 years. Critical thinking and problem-solving top the list of skills employers will be looking for in the next five years. This is according to the third edition of the World Economic…

Decoded: The five words most often appearing in job postings

What are employers looking for in candidates? Analysis of online job postings can reveal the most often repeated skills and attributes that are sought-after for the majority of jobs. Just what are employers really seeking with those frequently repeated words in their job descriptions – and how can you demonstrate that you have them? Here…

4 skills you’ll need to thrive post COVID lockdown

As the world emerges from the COVID-19 lockdown, businesses are bringing employees back and even hiring new ones. We’re all beginning to adapt to what many are calling a “new normal,” though that language is already getting a bit old. We’re living in a strange time, and it’s hard to know how to label it….

Study: The 10 most important work skills for 2020

Cultural trends, demographics, and emerging technologies were all rapidly changing the job scene – even before the COVID-19 crisis wreaked havoc on the labour market. While some occupations are going extinct, new opportunities are being created at the same time. People are living much longer than we used to. New technologies and automation are rapidly…

The most in-demand soft and hard skills for 2020

A new report has revealed the most in-demand soft and hard skills for 2020. If you’re looking to add to your skillset or wondering what to highlight in your resume, this should come in handy. The most in-demand soft skills Lets start with the top soft skills. Soft skills are always in demand. All things…

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…