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Follow this Advice to Produce Resumes Free of Grammar & Spelling Mistakes

Written  by Arcelia Camacho, PMP   There is nothing more frustrating than realizing you have misspelling or grammar errors on your resume after you had clicked the “Apply” or “Send” button. Research shows that your resume can end in the “pass” pile if the HR recruiter or the hiring manager notice misspelled words on your

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Volunteering: Is working for free worth it?

Written by Arcelia Camacho, PMP   A couple of weeks ago, I bumped into a colleague who works next door. She asked me how I was doing, we started chatting, and I mentioned some volunteering activities I am involved in. “Oh, do you do all that work for free? Why would you do that?” She

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Networking: Are You a Credit Card or a Debit Card?

Written by Luki Danukarjanto, Chief Career Catalyst & Founder of FOCUS.inspired   A few months ago, I was invited to deliver a speech at the “Show Me the Green 2017” conference held at the University of Toronto, Mississauga campus. I wanted to link my experience as a career success coach to a conference focused on

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Canadian Resumes: How Different can they be from Mine?

Written by Arcelia Camacho, PMP   Have you ever wondered how different your current resume might be compared to a Canadian one?  How many pages should it have? How much personal information should you include? How do you sell your skill set and experience for the role in question? Keep reading and get answers to

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Bridging Program for Information and Communications Technology IEPs

Written by: Marlene Dlin Are you new to Canada? Are you an internationally educated professional (IEP)? Is your background in Information and Communications Technology (ICT)? If so, then IWES is for you! IWES is a bridge training program designed specifically and only for IEPs who are new to Canada and have an ICT background and

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