How to Create Your Own Career ‘Breaks’

Chances are if you are waiting on people or luck to help you along on your career journey you not end up being too successful. There are many people, however that are essential in your career development and that includes even bad managers! Regardless, it is your responsibility to create your own breaks in order

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From Mechanic to Professional Consultant: How Steve Bredschneider Discovered the Power of Helping Others Achieve their Potential

Careers in Focus profile by Brian Trota Six years ago Steve Bredschneider was at his lowest point in his life. “I was really not happy. I was overweight; I was sick. I was depressed.” says Bredschneider, “I wasn’t clinically diagnosed [as depressed] but I had all the symptoms and never really talked about it to

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Understanding your Local Labour Market

Are you looking for job opportunities? One of the best things to do is researching your local labour market. You can get this information (surging industries, job market forecasting) through various sources including your union, employment centres, staffing agencies, trade schools, college employment centres and online. These documents are typcially put together by non-profit organizations

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