VIVRS Success Story – Gary & Noah, Unpaid Work Experience Program

To continue our celebration of WorkBC Disability Employment Month, we’re excited to share a story from Vancouver Island Vocational & Rehabilitation Services, our WorkBC Partners in Nanaimo. This is the story of Gary, who came to VIVRS with unique challenges, Continue reading VIVRS Success Story – Gary & Noah, Unpaid Work Experience Program

8 Tips for Acing a Phone Interview

by Amy Phipps The dreaded phone interview: an increasingly common pre-screening tool used by employers before inviting candidates for in-person interviews. While typically these interviews are short and straightforward, more and more employers are doing in-depth phone screenings which more Continue reading 8 Tips for Acing a Phone Interview

Making WorkBC Wage Subsidy Work for You (Video)

WorkBC Wage Subsidy

How do you make WorkBC’s Wage Subsidy program work for you? John Tait, job developer with our Nanaimo partners Supporting Employment Transitions, shares the biggest key in making wage subsidy work for your job search. Watch the video below:

Triple your Visibility with this LinkedIn Tweak

by Ray Colegrave So you’re looking for a new job, or perhaps just testing the waters to see if there’s something better lurking in the depths. You’re tech savvy; your internet presence is strong. A Google search on your name Continue reading Triple your Visibility with this LinkedIn Tweak

Why You Need a USP in Your Job Search

Why You Need a USP in Your Job Search

by Leo Holdstock One of the most important steps in job search is communicating our skills and strengths to potential employers. Whether over the phone, in-person, or in written communications such as cover letters, we need to convey what sets Continue reading Why You Need a USP in Your Job Search

How to Interview Like a Politician

How to Interview Like a Politician

by Leo Holdstock I’m sure you’ve watched those press conferences where it seems like the politician’s spin team lost their thesaurus. During any meeting with the media, a politician will do everything they can to get their main points across Continue reading How to Interview Like a Politician

Job Fair in Victoria – March 6 2014

GT Hiring Solutions, in cooperation with WorkLink Employment Society and Beacon Community Services, are hosting a Job Fair on Thursday March 6th. For More Information and to Register, click the Button Below:

WorkBC Information Fair in Saanich Feb 6 2014

Do you need help with your job search? Maybe you are looking to upgrade your skills, or start a business? Do you have special challenges that stand in the way of finding your next job? More than 20 Employment Service Continue reading WorkBC Information Fair in Saanich Feb 6 2014