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Do You Have a Growth Mindset?

It’s not easy to deal with interview rejections, especially after having had 11, without a job offer. It’s not easy to function when the promotion you had in mind did not materialize. It’s not easy to see the light when you are in the doldrums, and … [Continue reading]

Are You Feeling Stuck, Trapped and Fed Up?

If you answered “Yes” to the above question, you are not alone. Many people are feeling just like you. They feel like the hamster – forever spinning its wheel but not gaining any traction. They are unhappy. Sometimes this unhappiness is about career, … [Continue reading]

Are You One of the 87 Percent Not Enjoying Your Job?

Did you know that 87% of the workforce do not enjoy going to work? In fact, only 13% of employees worldwide report they actually like going to work, which means the rest are struggling to force them into the office. Imagine this: it’s Monday … [Continue reading]

How to Interview For a Law Firm

Despite what you may have heard and read, many job seekers, including new lawyers, still get the jitters when they are invited to an interview. However, unlike painting, you don’t need to be Monet in order pull in a few useful skills that can help … [Continue reading]

Beware of An Idea Whose Time Has Come

"Beware of an idea whose time has come." ~Ralph Waldo Emerson It doesn’t matter what side of the political discourse one occupies, Secretary Hillary Clinton’s nomination (and acceptance) has put her in line to become the first woman President of the … [Continue reading]

“I Am the Greatest…”

Gotcha! It's not about me... It's not about Muhammad Ali... It's all about you! Last week I was preparing for one of my advanced speeches for Toastmasters. The project was a sales training speech to teach marketing and selling techniques … [Continue reading]

Life and Work Getting You Down? Call a Career Coach

“You can’t reach the top of your game all by yourself. Just as sporting champions benefit from the wisdom and guidance of their coaches, so can you in your working career.” ~ Robert Half Career Coaching Guide Once upon a time coaching was exclusive … [Continue reading]

Want to Find the Best Places to Work in Canada?

One of the critical elements of an effective job search is to conduct research. Every job seeker has repeatedly heard such advice. However, many have limited their job search to job boards and company websites. Those resources are quite useful, but … [Continue reading]

The Truth About Colour in Your Resume

Whether you are an executive, a manager or mid-career professional, in a tight job market you know you are competing against equally qualified candidates for the same position. What can you do with your resume (and your other career marketing … [Continue reading]

How to Win the Interview Game

Interviews are terrifying. Job candidates are known to sweat profusely, become tongue-tied, give wrong answer and blow the entire interview. Some have even tried reading the interviewer’s mind to come up with what they think the interviewer wants to … [Continue reading]