Career Development

Canadians Not Feeling The Love, Ready To Quit

CP | Romina Maurino, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.12.2014 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Employees increasingly expect to get more out of their jobs, and are more willing than ever to walk away from an employer if they feel under...

What's Your Personal Brand?

Natasha Koifman | Posted 08.16.2014 | Canada Living
Natasha Koifman

A brand helps me define who I am, always. It helps you set parameters for yourself in a good way. Have you ever stopped to think, "how do I define myself?" And how do you decide upon a personal brand anyway? Here's what having a personal brand means to me and how you can find your own.

Why You Shouldn't "Do What Makes You Happy" in Business

Gerry Som | Posted 03.09.2013 | Canada Business
Gerry Som

There is an inherent flaw in the sentence "Do what makes you happy." People usually choose their initial career paths around the age of 18 -- does every person continue to enjoy doing the same for the rest of his or her life?Happiness is not my ultimate goal. Failure, however, is my ultimate deterrent. I simply do not want to live pay-cheque to pay-cheque in Canada or end up unsuccessful, a decade from now.