Reasons to Take a College Program

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 September 26, 2017 in , , , , | No Comments

Why Go to Post-Secondary? I was asked the other day why a person needs a University or College Education when people like Bill Gates, Stephen Jobs and Mark Cuban, among many others are all Billionaires yet college drop outs.  This person, a young female just out of high school and already making a good wage, […]

The Top 5 Benefits of Massage Therapy

Posted by on May 22, 2017 May 23, 2017 in , , | No Comments

If you’re someone who has an interest in alternative/natural health treatments as opposed to traditional medical treatments, Massage Therapy might be something of interest to you. Massage is beneficial for mental and physical health, where the hands are used to heal the body. Without further introduction, here are the top 5 benefits of Massage Therapy 1) Provides […]

6 Misconceptions about Elder Care and Assisted Living

Posted by on Feb 17, 2017 March 13, 2017 in , , | No Comments
Elder Care

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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family day activities

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 March 13, 2017 in , , , | No Comments

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 March 13, 2017 in , , , , | No Comments
Resume

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 March 13, 2017 in , | No Comments
tools

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 November 4, 2016 in , , | No Comments
Networking with Employers

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 April 21, 2016 in , , | No Comments
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 November 4, 2016 in , , | One Comment
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 […]