The ideal application

The ideal application
By James Michael McDonald. Originally Published on JobPostings.ca On average, 250 people apply for every job. Now that it’s time to start applying for summer jobs and post-graduation work, that statistic should worry you. There are countless people looking for work all the time, which means there will always be competition. Despite your qualifications, education, ...

Webinar: How to get your CV shortlisted for an interview

Webinar: How to get your CV shortlisted for an interview
The CV (or resume) gets an average of no more than a 30 second glance when you hand it in. So how do you make it stand out enough so that you will be shortlisted for an interview? In this webinar hosted by the co-founders of iwantmycareer.com, Enrica and Natalie, viewers can get advice from ...

Social Media for Recruitment [INFOGRAPHIC]

Social Media for Recruitment [INFOGRAPHIC]
Text Version Available Below Text Version: Social Media for Recruitment Social Media for Recruitment Social media for hiring is at an all-time high. 92 per cent of companies use social media for recruiting. 45 per cent of Fortune 500 firms include links to social media on their career page sections. LinkedIn is the number 1 ...

Preparing for a Career Fair 101

Preparing for a Career Fair 101
If you’ve never been to a career fair before, the idea might sound somewhat intimidating. The thought of networking with several company representatives that are complete strangers definitely made me initially nervous. Fortunately, there are several things that you can easily do to prepare yourself for a successful fair. Depending on the type of career ...

Recruited 101: 5 questions you should be asking campus recruiters

Recruited 101: 5 questions you should be asking campus recruiters
  So you’ve aced the on-the-spot interview and your resumes and business cards have been imparted to every recruiting booth in the room. Now what? Now it’s your chance to ask the questions. Campus recruiters want to attract the best talent, so they’ll be sure to have tons of great facts to share about their ...