Five reasons entrepreneurs should learn code

Five reasons entrepreneurs should learn code
HTML5, Javascript, CMS, C++, C#, PHP, Python, SQL, Ruby… For people who aren’t computer-savvy, the names of these computer languages look like as foreign as Klingon or Vulcan to the person whose never seen Star Trek (horrors!). But for young entrepreneurs, business professionals, or recent graduates, knowing these coding languages can give you a MAJOR ...

TalentEgg launches platform to help students, grads showcase skills

TalentEgg launches platform to help students, grads showcase skills
 We are happy to share that our friends over at TalentEgg.ca have launched an exciting new platform – TalentEgg Challenges – for students and recent grads who are looking to bolster their skills and qualifications for job positions. TalentEgg Challenges works with a variety of brands, organizations and employers to set up Challenges for students ...

University Works: 2014 Employment Report

University Works: 2014 Employment Report
Some encouraging words to recent university graduates from the Council of Ontario Universities blog: A university education works. In a report prepared by the Council of Ontario University’s own Cecilia Brain, Economist and Senior Policy Analyst at COU, it’s clear that university students are well equipped for career success at the time of graduation. University ...

The 12 top IT jobs

The 12 top IT jobs
Searching for a new job can be daunting and frustrating at times. Luckily, this doesn’t seem to be the case for many IT professionals. IT jobs are the leading edge of job growth, and are projected to grow more than twice as fast as the average of all occupations. This is reassuring news for those ...

Professional you: Why looking good on LinkedIn matters

Professional you: Why looking good on LinkedIn matters
By Sidneyeve Matrix, Published on TalentEgg.ca While Facebook is for friends, think of Linkedin as the social network for your career. Part job board and part social platform, on LinkedIn you can make industry connections, do employer research, share updates and post a multimedia resume. Many students ignore the site until after graduation, mistakenly thinking ...

Eight job search goals before the end of the year

Eight job search goals before the end of the year
Written by Heather Huhman, Published on Glassdoor For job seekers, it may feel like you can use December to take a break in your job search, but you absolutely should not. It’s almost the end of 2013, so it’s time to make these last few weeks count. One month is plenty of time to set ...

Internship over? 12 steps to leaving a good last impression

Internship over? 12 steps to leaving a good last impression
 Written by Mark Babbit, CEO and Founder of YouTern, Originally Published at YouTern.com We often hear about how to make a good first impression. What about making a good last impression? Especially in today’s LinkedIn-Twitter-Facebook world where everyone is so widely networked – exiting under the best possible circumstances is critically important to your career. ...