Category Archives: Job Hunting

Job hunt trends for 2014 and beyond – what’s changed, what you can do to keep up

Do your New Year’s Resolutions include looking for a new job in 2014? Here’s some tips on how the game has changed, and what smart seekers are doing to stay ahead of the pack. Continue reading

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Networking for Introverts

Networking’s an essential skill in the current marketplace. But what if the prospect of a room full of strangers fills you with dread? We’ll take a moment to discuss some ways to go at it, introvert-style. Continue reading

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The Five Worst Interview Questions – and how to ace (or bomb) them

The good news is that you got past the online resume screening software (also known as “The Reject-o-Matic”) and have actually scored an interview. Congratulations. But there are some traps and no-wins ahead of you that you need to be prepared for. Continue reading

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Got Something To Hide?

A recently-published study caused a lot of stir when it showed that employers were more willing to hire a candidate with a criminal record than one who’d been unemployed for more than 2 years. Have you got a few skeletons in your closet? What should you tell? How should you tell it? Continue reading

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To Incorporate or Not to Incorporate?

TES and CA4IT make incorporation easier, simpler… and cheaper! Continue reading

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Leveraging LinkedIn

There are whole books and blogs devoted to making LinkedIn work for you. I’ll suggest right off the bat that you go out and pick up/follow a few, because it’s impossible to cover all the possibilities in one article. However, keep reading for a few of my favourite hints and tips here. Continue reading

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The Invisible Dealbreaker

You had the skills. Why didn’t you get the job? Continue reading

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Using Social Media in your Job Search

Entire books have been written about this very topic. What we’ll offer you here is an introduction to the basics – watch future entries for more detail on leveraging the major social networking tools available for the aspiring job hunter. … Continue reading

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Introducing TES Aerospace

After years of staffing aerospace roles for clients worldwide, TES launches its aerospace division. Continue reading

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How to be your recruiter’s dream candidate

Recruiters want to place people in jobs. You want to be placed in a job. It should be a pretty easy relationship, no? Well, not always. Continue reading

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