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  • Podcasts: Taking Language Learning Online

    Podcasts: Taking Language Learning Online

    Podcasts are an efficient way to expand your vocabulary and improve your listening. Podcasts are particularly portable.

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  • Slideshare: Questrade Virtual Information Session

    Slideshare: Questrade Virtual Information Session

    Get the insider's perspective on working at Questrade and gain advice on resume and cover letter best practices.

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  • Quiz: Test Your Understanding of Small Talk in Canada

    Quiz: Test Your Understanding of Small Talk in Canada

    Test your understanding of small talk in Canada.

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  • Thank you to Accenture for Making This Job Centre Possible!

    Thank you to Accenture for Making This Job Centre Possible!

    Accenture has a longstanding partnership with ACCES Employment. This Online Job Search Centre is generously supported by Accenture.

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  • Working on a Team

    Working on a Team

    There is a strong emphasis on the value of teamwork in Canadian workplaces. Here are three ways to integrate into a Canadian workplace team.

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  • Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Job Interviews in Canada?

    Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Job Interviews in Canada?

    How much do you know about the Canadian job interview process? Test your knowledge and find out the do's and don'ts.

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  • Quiz: Choose the Right Resume for Your Career Experience

    Quiz: Choose the Right Resume for Your Career Experience

    Choosing the right resume for your experience is a difficult task.This quiz will help you to choose the best resume type for your experience.

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  • How Recruiters and Employers Use Personality Assessments

    How Recruiters and Employers Use Personality Assessments

    Recruiters and employers use a variety of tools to test personality characteristics and indicators that add up to “good fit” factors.

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  • Understanding the Labour Market – Resources to Get You Started

    Understanding the Labour Market – Resources to Get You Started

    Understanding the Canadian labour market will help you to make well-informed decisions about your career, and potentially, your move to different locations in Canada.

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  • Finding the Right Employer: Factors to Consider

    Finding the Right Employer: Factors to Consider

    There are many things to consider when you are deciding where you would like to work and where you should start applying. Think about the following when starting your job search.

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  • Researching Your Potential Salary: Online Resources

    Researching Your Potential Salary: Online Resources

    Before you arrive be sure to do your research on the local job market by reviewing salaries and job demand. Considering your potential salary will allow you to properly plan for your career.

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  • Preparing For Your Job Search Before and After Arriving in Canada

    Preparing For Your Job Search Before and After Arriving in Canada

    Here are strategies for overcoming the top five challenges that newcomers face when looking for employment in Canada.

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  • Cyber Solutions: Valuable Web Resources for Career Self-Assessment

    Cyber Solutions: Valuable Web Resources for Career Self-Assessment

    Searching the internet is a great way to do some research on career self-assessment.

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  • New Self-Assessment Trends

    New Self-Assessment Trends

    When undertaking self-assessment for your career or any aspect of your life, it’s a good idea to take advantage of the latest tools available.

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  • Critical Research for Your First Career - or Your Second

    Critical Research for Your First Career - or Your Second

    We encourage you to do research on the labour market for your new role before making the leap.

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  • How to Differentiate Between Hard Skills, Soft Skills and Essential skills

    How to Differentiate Between Hard Skills, Soft Skills and Essential skills

    The first step in career self-assessment is to identify your skills. Knowing your skills is crucial in pursuing and securing the right job.

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  • The Value of Self-Assessment

    The Value of Self-Assessment

    Career self-assessment is the first and most important step in selecting a career, planning your career and starting a job search.

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  • Tips on Making a Good First Impression through Conversation

    Tips on Making a Good First Impression through Conversation

    Enhancing conversation skills and improving English pronunciation are the first steps in making a good first impression and can help to build valuable business relationships.

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  • Sharing Ideas in the Workplace: How to Get Started

    Sharing Ideas in the Workplace: How to Get Started

    Here are a few tips for how to share ideas in the workplace in an effective and collaborative way.

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  • Starting off Right with New Colleagues

    Starting off Right with New Colleagues

    We suggest a few tactics for the first week, first month, and first three months to help you develop strong and trusting relationships with your new colleagues.

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