10 dos and don’ts of a video resume

Credit to Author: Murali Murthy| Date: Thu, 08 Jul 2021 00:15:55 +0000

Any job that’s advertised today easily attracts 250 resumes or more. In such a competitive environment, how do you stand out from the rest, attract attention and make your mark? One of the ways to achieve this is by creating a video resume.

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Give an #EqualChance to internationally trained doctors

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 30 Jun 2021 13:34:35 +0000

The #EqualChance campaign draws a spotlight on the existing barriers faced by internationally trained medical doctors in Canada and invites Canadians to take action. The Campaign calls for changes to the pathway to practicing medicine in Canada.

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How to manage your career in a ‘VUCA’ world

Credit to Author: Murali Murthy| Date: Mon, 14 Jun 2021 22:24:48 +0000

As we start to emerge from the pandemic, today’s workplace demands a different kind of VUCA career growth. One that’s Versatile, Uplifting, Choice-filled and Active. While this may sound daunting, it simply boils down to small adjustments that you can make on a day-to-day basis.

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Finding employment in a pandemic

Credit to Author: Baisakhi Roy| Date: Fri, 11 Jun 2021 13:21:00 +0000

Employment specialists suggest that digital networking, reskilling and recognizing what employers want are strategies that could help you land your dream job in a post-pandemic world.

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How to stay productive and happy working from home

Credit to Author: Murali Murthy| Date: Mon, 10 May 2021 20:46:35 +0000

WFH (Working From Home) or remote working is the new normal for many of us now. And with this comes new challenges and opportunities. Take this time to reboot your work practices and learn how you can improve your performance at work and your wellbeing, too.

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Prepare for your move to Canada: Get help with pre-arrival services

Credit to Author: Radhika Panjwani| Date: Mon, 03 May 2021 21:54:51 +0000

People often ask Tanya Pynadath, 31, a newcomer to Canada, how she managed to land a plum job within weeks of her arrival, and that too without any Canadian experience. Her answer? Professional networking, research and a growth mindset. Pynadath stresses that she put in the bulk of hard work during the pre-arrival stage of […]

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The Best Technology Careers for a Brighter Future in Canada

Credit to Author: Staff Writer| Date: Tue, 20 Apr 2021 17:35:31 +0000

Career changes are a natural part of life, but it can be hard to find your purpose and direction. As a newcomer to Canada, you may be experiencing unexpected challenges or opportunities for growth. Maybe you are struggling to get your foot in the door into the Canadian job market or you are worried about […]

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Ten always-in-demand skills to take your career forward

Credit to Author: Murali Murthy| Date: Wed, 14 Apr 2021 00:18:01 +0000

Today’s global workplace is constantly evolving, constantly in a state of flux. In the 21st century, employers are looking for professionals who are more aware, can analyze an issue from every angle and smartly make decisions.

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“Do you have safety shoes?”: My immigrant journey and pursuit of a fair shake

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Tue, 13 Apr 2021 12:55:51 +0000

It was March 2002 and I have just landed in Canada with my wife. Spring was just around the corner. My wife and I were eager to start a new life (and family) in our new home. In India, I was told “Canada is the land of opportunity – whatever you can dream of, you can achieve it.” In that moment, we felt that not even the sky was our limit.

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Smart answers to behavioural interview questions

Credit to Author: Murali Murthy| Date: Wed, 17 Mar 2021 22:08:00 +0000

It is common practice for hiring managers to include a few behavioural questions in job interviews to see if you possess skills and abilities needed for the job.

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