My Origin Story – Why I’m passionate about helping others in their careers

A lot of people ask me what is it that got me interested in careers and helping people with deciding on their careers, changing careers or that type of a life journey. What is it that got me interested? I mean to answer that, I have to go all the way back to where my […]

How to prepare for an interview: Interview tips for social care and nursing jobs

Our care sector experts recommend going through a job specification and identifying scenarios in your own experience that match the requirements. Be prepared to talk about current legislation that impacts the role and demonstrate an interest in your new employer through insightful questions.

Design Your Search – Elizabeth Ortiz, ’19

I can say that a beginning of my senior year, I came into the mentality with saying that, you know what? I’m going to graduate. I’m going to be unemployed. I mean, I don’t know what I’m going to do with my life. Like, what comes after this? [music] My career educator Amanda, she’s the […]

How to prepare for an interview

No matter where you are in your career, a job interview is often seen as a make-or-break situation which requires careful planning. However time taken to prepare is time well spent, so prepping thoroughly beforehand should alleviate stress and help you feel more confident on the day. So, if you’ve just been invited to interview […]

4-Step Interview Preparation for Success: Common Interview Methods

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step. Success is all about ample and thorough preparation and in this episode we are going to discuss how to do it in your different stages of interviews. Let us first talk about the basics. There are 4 simple steps to prepare for your upcoming […]

How to Get a Good Job : Writing a Simple Resume

Hi. My name is Pat Goodwin with patgoodwinassociates.com, and today we’re going to talk about writing a simple resume. When you think about a simple resume, what are you trying to project? You want to make sure that everything on the resume is spelled correctly, that you are demonstrating the value of who you are […]

How to Pass an INTERVIEW with Little or NO EXPERIENCE

Hello and welcome to LetThemTalk and today we are answering a viewers question Sajid Ali asked “how should someone with no job experience present himself in the interview room kindly make a video on it.” Good question. Now I’ve already made a couple of videos on interview technique and I’ve noticed that this question or […]

Episode 4: Resume writing tips from a resume expert

This is Safe for Work, the Workopolis podcast. Hi I’m Sal Ciolfi and today on the podcast: resume writing. You know, in theory it sounds really easy. A short document listing all your experience and skills. But in practice, writing an effective resume can be a soul-crushing endeavor. To save our souls, we’re here with […]

The Purpose of a Resume

Hi. My name is Sarah. As a career educator, I help a lot of students with their resume. The purpose of a resume is to highlight your most relevant and important experiences, skill sets and accomplishments. Your resume is a living document that over time will be used for a variety of reasons. When applying […]

How Much Experience Do I Include on My Resume?

Hey everyone, this is Self Made Millennial, I’m Madeline Mann. And it does not matter if you’re 24 or 64, no matter the age it is possible to have too much experience on your resume. In this video I’m going to teach you how much experience to include on your resume as well as what […]