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23
Feb 2016
Calgary's Talent Pool Under Threat As Workers Poached By Other Provinces

by Colleen Underwood for CBC News

"For years, local recruiters have been luring skilled workers away from other provinces to come to work in Calgary. But now, companies from other provinces are dipping into the deepening pool of unemployed Calgary workers."I think it's a great strategy, even f...
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19
Feb 2016
Burned Bridges Could Torch You

by Sharlene Massie

From the time you accept a job with a company, throughout your employment term and after you leave, it is wise to keep in mind the potential fallout that can result if you make mistakes during the resignation or termination process. You just never know who knows whom. Employers t...
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08
Feb 2016
Polishing Up Your Resume

by Sharlene Massie

There appears to be a million opinions on resumes that get the interviews and resumes that don’t. I would like to share my own views with you. If you are qualified for the job, you will probably get an interview. Interviewers do not want to waste their time meeting peo...
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01
Feb 2016
Interview Tips

by Sharlene Massie

If you have ever felt uncomfortable talking to someone wearing sunglasses, then you know how important eye contact is in face-to-face interaction. This is especially true in an employment interview. There are books, websites, companies and experts who will delve at length into th...
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01
Feb 2016
CTV Morning Live - About Staffing Application Follow Up

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  Watch video here: About Staffing - Application Follow UpAbout Staffing CEO Sharlene Massie speaks with CTV Morning Live with advice on how to follow up on a job application.Monday, February 1, 2016 ...
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