Member Login

Lost your password? (close)

Two Ways to Convince Employers to Hire You

Ask the following question every time you learn of someone who got hired: How can I adapt what they did to my situation? As an example: If a sales rep got hired after bringing sales leads to a job interview, what could you bring to an interview to convince employers...

5 Cover Letter Must-Avoids

A cover letter carries a lot of weight, when written correctly. It serves as an introduction — more specifically, a job-search agent for introducing you to those on the other end. Why should I care about writing an amazing cover letter? No one will read it. True, some...

Double trouble: Laid off once, laid off again

By Maro Johne, Special to The Globe and Mail A growing number are finding themselves with multiple pink slips. It can shake confidence and hamper another job search. After Denis Levesque was laid off in November, 2007, from his job at an Ottawa technology company, he...