The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part III – The Follow Up

One of the most important and valuable parts of the informational interview does not take place on the day of the interview itself! It’s also the area that is most often overlooked – which can be one of the most Continue reading The “Not an Interview” Interview: Part III – The Follow Up

5 Steps to an Awesome LinkedIn Profile

  It’s no secret that Social Media is taking over the world. What some people don’t know is that more and more, social media profiles are being looked at by employers and hiring managers when they decide who to hire. Continue reading 5 Steps to an Awesome LinkedIn Profile

5 Ways to Fight Ageism in Your Job Search

Mature Worker WorkBC GT Hiring Solutions

As much as people want to pretend ageism doesn’t exist in the labour market, it does. Maybe you’ve been a victim of it, or maybe you’re not looking as hard as you normally would because of it. Either way, acknowledging Continue reading 5 Ways to Fight Ageism in Your Job Search

To Cold Call or Not to Cold Call? 3 Tips for Success

Resume - Job Search

Before the internet, one of the most effective ways of getting a job was to cold call on a company.  Whether it was on the phone or in person, being able to get yourself and your resume in front of Continue reading To Cold Call or Not to Cold Call? 3 Tips for Success

How to Build a Job Reference List Full of Raving Fans

At the close of a successful job interview, you are usually asked to present a list of references, those people who can vouch for your employment history, and may put in a ‘good word’ for you to help you get Continue reading How to Build a Job Reference List Full of Raving Fans

Interview Thursdays Presents Zoe Younger March 28 2013

BC Labour Market Report and GT Hiring Solutions are presenting an exciting information interview with Zoë Younger that will assist you in seeking work and training in the mining sector. About our guest, Zoe Younger: Zoë Younger joined the Mining Association of BC (MABC) in Continue reading Interview Thursdays Presents Zoe Younger March 28 2013

Interview Thursdays Presents Mark Startup on Thursday Feb. 21 2013

BC Labour Market Report and GT Hiring Solutions are presenting an exciting information interview with Mark Startup that will assist you in seeking work and training in the retail sector. About our guest, Mark Startup: “After dedicating many years to Continue reading Interview Thursdays Presents Mark Startup on Thursday Feb. 21 2013

3 Strategies for Effective, Embarrassment-Free Networking

We’ve all heard it before: Up to 80% of jobs are never advertised, but found through what’s called the ‘Hidden Job Market’. It seems hard to believe in the age of the internet, but a recent study by Right Management Continue reading 3 Strategies for Effective, Embarrassment-Free Networking