Reasons to Take a College Program

Posted by on Sep 26, 2017 in Employment | 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, […]

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 […]

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 […]