How 2 minutes and 2 post-its can help you reach your goals

How 2 minutes and 2 post-its can help you reach your goals
By Lily Herman, Published on The Muse, October 21, 2014 Staying motivated to reach your goals isn’t always easy. But here’s one idea for a simple, quick, and inexpensive pick-me-up: two Post-It notes. Science has proven that visualizing your day beforehand and reflecting on your time after the fact can set you up for success. ...

Work Story of a Community Care Coordinator at CCAC

Work Story of a Community Care Coordinator at CCAC
  After completing degrees in psychology and social work, Megan Rafuse obtained a Master’s degree in social work at the University of Toronto in 2010. It was while she was working with a community organization that connected clients and caregivers with healthcare resources, that she recognized the potential of the CCAC. “I had the good ...

A Resume the Right Way

Source: DegreeQuery.com A Résumé the Right Way It’s easy in this Digital Age to think that a solid résumé isn’t important; after all, your new employer is just going to check you out on Facebook or LinkedIn, so who cares, right? Wrong. A résumé can make or break an employment opportunity because most times, it’s ...

How to feel confident in two minutes

How to feel confident in two minutes
  This little trick is brilliant… Have you ever done a power pose? In her 2012 TED Talk, social psychologist and Harvard associate professor Amy Cuddy explained that “power posing”—for example, standing like Wonder Woman—not only makes you appear confident, but actually changes your brain chemistry to make you more courageous. The New York Times ...

15 career tips from smart women

15 career tips from smart women
What’s better than a bunch of fabulous quotes from some fabulous women? Check out these career-themed quotes from female leaders on how to advance in your workplace! Here’s one from the list to kick you off: I love women who are bosses and who don’t constantly worry about what their employees think of them. I ...

Top 10 Interview Hints

Top 10 Interview Hints
Interviews can be daunting, no matter what stage you are at in your career. Even experienced candidates can make mistakes once put in front of a potential employer. CV Screen has put together a list of their top 10 interview hints, which they believe will give you the best possible chance of securing that dream ...

Ontario university graduates are getting jobs: 93 per cent in well-paying jobs two years after graduation, government survey shows

Ontario university graduates are getting jobs: 93 per cent in well-paying jobs two years after graduation, government survey shows
  Toronto, September 03, 2014— The vast majority of graduates of Ontario’s undergraduate university programs are getting well-paying jobs in their fields soon after graduation, the latest government survey shows. More than 93 per cent of 2011 undergrads had jobs two years after graduation, up from 87.4 per cent who were employed within six months ...