6 Misconceptions about Elder Care and Assisted Living

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 in Employment | No Comments
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 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 […]

Common Mistakes to Avoid on Your Resume

Posted by on Oct 16, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Common Mistakes to Avoid on Your Resume

The average recruiter will only spend 6 seconds looking at your resume before making a decision on whether you are eligible for hiring. A resume can make or break your chances of getting hired – literally. Several people use a generic template and format for a resume that they send out to every job posting […]

How to Survive a Recession

Posted by on Aug 12, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
How to Survive a Recession

We have all heard the term “recession” lately and I know that some people are wondering, what does the term “recession” really mean and how does it affect us as Calgarians? A recession is when our economy’s growth decreases and people start spending less money. This causes prices to go down, leading to a decrease in […]

Interview Questions to Ask the Interviewer

Posted by on Apr 3, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Interview Questions to Ask the Interviewer

Be Prepared At ABM College we have Job Search seminars to help our students develop the skills to land their ideal job. It is important to have questions for the interviewer to show genuine interest in the position you’re applying for. At the end of the interview when you, the interviewer, ask the candidate, “Do you […]

Job Search Seminar

Posted by on Mar 18, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

At ABM College we provide you with the skills to succeed in getting hired. We provide resume help as well Job Search seminars for students. On March 16 we held out first Job Search seminar of the year. It was held in Room 1 on the main floor of the college and went from 8:30AM-12:30PM. […]

Why ABM?

Posted by on Feb 19, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

At ABM College it’s our mission to ensure the success of our students! With the continued demand for highly skilled employees in the business, technology, and health care industries, employers are seeking well-trained graduates with the ‘right’ skill set and a strong understanding of industry practices. In response to this demand ABM College offers a […]

How stable are accounting jobs in today’s job market?

Posted by on Feb 6, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments

We are all cognizant of the effects of changing prices and profitability of companies.  Given that prices and profitability may decrease does the number of accountants decrease?  The fact is that the same quantity of work exists regardless of price or profitability.  Accountant’s maybe asked to do more with less or to work more hours […]

Legal Assistant Job Opportunities

Posted by on Jan 17, 2015 in Uncategorized | One Comment

Kamal is the instructor for the Legal Assistant program at ABM College. “As a lawyer based in Calgary, I can assure you that there are plenty of job opportunities for legal assistants in the Calgary market. We are currently running the first class at ABM College in this area, and it is exciting to see […]

Networking

Posted by on Feb 6, 2014 in Uncategorized | No Comments

Landing that ever elusive career job can be quite discouraging at times. Applying for jobs can be an arduous task but is necessary to get a job in our field. Employers who post positions on internet job boards are flooded with emails from potential candidates. Some of the time your application can be lost in the mix. Of course […]