6 Misconceptions about Elder Care and Assisted Living

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6 Misconceptions about Elder Care and Assisted Living

Currently, Canada has a rapidly aging population which will require care and support in the years to come. Elder care, while often stigmatized as “boring”, can be a rewarding career option. The serenity and calm the occupation provides, coupled with the immediate positive impact that attentive care brings into an elder’s lives can be enticing […]

The Best Family Day Activities for Calgarians

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The Best Family Day Activities for Calgarians

Family Day is just around the corner, and with it comes a bunch of fun activities for Calgarians to indulge in. In an attempt to promote local culture, the provincial government has been encouraging citizens to get engaged in annual festivities, going as far as offering free admission to acclaimed cultural and historic sites across […]

4 Awesome Tech Devices for Elder Care

Posted by on Feb 9, 2017 in Employment | No Comments
4 Awesome Tech Devices for Elder Care

Conventional wisdom dictates that technology is a tough sale to the elderly. While that may be true, one would presume that their (younger) caregivers are more open-minded about it. With the emergence of big data, cloud-based platforms and mobile computing, there is no excuse for elder care aides to be stingy on the available technologies […]

5 Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out!

Posted by on Feb 6, 2017 in Employment, Student Life | No Comments
5 Ways to Make Your Resume Stand Out!

Resumes are a tricky business. They are subjective, hard to write, and your future may very well depend on them. A document, merely 1 or 2 pages long is supposed to reflect your educational and work profile, your credibility and skills and your potential to land the job you want. You might think you have […]

5 Tools Every College Student Should Be Using

Posted by on Jan 24, 2017 in Student Life | No Comments
5 Tools Every College Student Should Be Using

Juggling academics, extra-curricular activities, part-time jobs and social outings, college students are some of the busiest people around (check out this article for some fun data on the topic). Fortunately, there are many tools designed to help. This is a selection of five of the most helpful ones out there. 1. Evernote Evernote is an extraordinary […]

Employer Talk Series at ABM College

Posted by on Jul 9, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Employer Talk Series at ABM College

Imagine yourself as an employer – if you had two applicants applying for the same position with similar skills and educational backgrounds, but you personally knew one of the applicants, who would you hire? Chances are you’d hire the applicant who you knew personally. Welcome to the World of Networking Although this scenario is entirely […]

The 5 Benefits of Attending a Career College

Posted by on Apr 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | No Comments
The 5 Benefits of Attending a Career College

With the fall of the oil and gas industry, several Canadians are looking for new career opportunities; however, not everyone has the time and capital to invest in a four year degree program. If this is descriptive of your situation, you should consider the benefits of attending a career college – to help make this […]

International Students: The Top Attractions in Calgary

Posted by on Apr 15, 2016 in Uncategorized | One Comment
International Students: The Top Attractions in Calgary

For all International Students who are new to the Calgary, we’d like to give you a warm welcome to our city! Initially, it may be hard to adjust to living in a different country and culture; however, we’d like to encourage you to get up and explore the City of Calgary! Here are a list […]

The Top 7 Interview Tips That Will Get You Hired

Posted by on Feb 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | One Comment
The Top 7 Interview Tips That Will Get You Hired

If you’re reading this, it’s probably because you’ve landed an interview with an employer to discuss a job opportunity! Your resume and cover letter stood out amongst dozens, but now it’s time to allow your communication skills and persona to shine through in the interview to get you hired! To assist you in this process, […]

The History of Santa Claus

Posted by on Dec 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
The History of Santa Claus

For many, December is often a magical time of year; in many parts of North America, snow glistens off the moon light, wood fires burn to keep homes warm and toasty, adults look forward to a nice rum and eggnog after a long day at work, and children enjoy an array of winter activities while […]