Tag: Career Development

4 Ways to Invest in Your Career

When we are doing something that we loved it’s an amazing feeling! Whether its working at a great company or being an entrepreneur, it’s always wise to continue to invest in your career. Here are 5 ways that you can invest in your career: 1. Education. Expanding your knowledge is an amazing thing that you

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How to Build Your Reputation in Your Local Community

Whether we live and work in towns or large cities we always encounter communities comprising of artists, entrepreneurs, labours and other talented individuals. So where do you fit in? How do you build your reputation in your local community? Here are a few tips: Specialization Communities need people that are good at a particular job

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How to Leverage Your Unique Skill Sets

We all bring something unique to the table when it comes to the workforce. Whether it is being a specialist on in-demand software or having battle-tested retail management experience–all of us have unique skill sets we can leverage for new and better paying opportunities. Where are you needed? You have the skill sets. Check! You

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How to Build Your Career With Little or No Experience

Did you ever hear about the story of a man who became partners with the great inventor Thomas Edison? If you haven’t the man’s name was Edwin C. Barnes and he had a dream, a vision to become Edison’s partner. It was a long and unforgiving journey for Barnes made more difficult by the fact

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The Importance of Self-Discovery leads to a Great Career

Finding what you love to do in your life should be one of your ultimate aspirations. And finding what you love do may be the easiest thing but for some it might take a long time. Self-discovery is key–learning about who you are and your place in the world–can give you a sound path to

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Utilizing College/ University Career Centres

If you’re a university or college student it is never too early to utilize your campus career centre. They have amazing job search/career development resources that can get you on the right path during or after you get your degree or diploma. By dropping in as soon as you can you are giving yourself another

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