Canada Joblessness

What HR Really Thinks About You

Jessica Glazer | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada Business
Jessica Glazer

I meet with HR as often as I eat breakfast and they have some movie-making stories to reveal about the candidates they meet. So I sat down with Tara De Jonge of 2020 Montreal, to get the story straight from the horse's mouth because I know, as much as I say it, it's not the same coming from her!

For New Grads, Job Strategies Just Aren't Enough

Jaime Morrison | Posted 07.29.2014 | Canada Business
Jaime Morrison

For most people in my generation, stress runs high. Among high school students and university/college students, academic stressors are king. That said, the main stressors facing students and recent graduates are integrally connected. Career stress is a big concern.

A View From The Bottom: NHL Lockout For The Working Man

Ryan Doherty | Posted 11.21.2012 | Canada Alberta
Ryan Doherty

With word of the NHL lockout reaching the public ear last week, a lot has been said. We hear from both sides. We hear from the commentators, the pundits, the "experts", and the fans who suffer the most from this needless squabble. But what do we hear from the people who work behind the rink? You see, I'm gainfully employed by the Calgary Flames - specifically, I wash dishes for the all the fine diners lucky (and rich) enough to enjoy the fine foods served up at the 'Dome.

Why Is The U.S. Creating Jobs When We're Not?

CBC | Posted 02.03.2012 | Canada Business

The release of Canadian and U.S. job numbers suggests Canada's economy has stalled, while its American counterpart seems to be gaining momentum. Ac...