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Dec 2015
The Globe And Mail - Alberta has twice as many EI recipients as a year ago

by Rachelle Younglai

The number of Albertans on employment insurance benefits climbed to its highest level since the Great Recession, another sign of how hard the western province has been hit by the weak oil prices... Clicke here to see more Alberta has twice as many EI recipients as a year ago...
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Oct 2015
You Have 6 Seconds to Grab a Recruiter's Attention - Here's How to Do It

by Lily Zhang

With the huge number of applications a job opening usually gets, it’s frustrating—but not much of a surprise—that most recruiters spend all of six seconds looking at your resume.So, what’s a job seeker to do? Stop putting effort into perfecting your resume...
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Sep 2015
20 Tips to Dress Appropriately for Work

by Vivian Giang

Whether you like it or not, the way you look plays a role in your success in the modern workplace. “The problem with appearance is that it translates to performance,” says Nicole Williams, a career expert at LinkedIn. “Even if your boss doesn’t think that ...
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Aug 2015

by Tierra Munro

ABOUT STAFFING ANNOUNCES ALLIANCE WITH RESPECT IN THE WORKPLACE!ABOUT STAFFING is excited to announce the launch of RESPECT IN THE WORKPLACE certification for AS Candidates! We have exclusively partnered with Respect Group Inc. to ensure that all of the candidates we place are Re...
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Aug 2015
Gossip at Work - Don't do it!

by Tierra Munro

“Gossip is the art of saying nothing in a way that leaves practically nothing unsaid”Let’s face it, we aren’t always going to love what we do, or the people we work with. And sometimes you just want to vent about the person that is bothering you. But have ...
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