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Our Newest Location

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Our newest location – the center of the universe! I have been living in Toronto for over 20 years and, as many Torontonians have experienced when traveling throughout Canada, I will sometimes get the “raised eyebrows” when people hear that I am from Toronto. This is because there are many Canadians that dislike those of us living in the Big Smoke. Yes, it is true. I am sad to say that many non-Torontonians have negative feelings towards the 6 million or so people that live here. It is strange that individuals can immediately form an adverse opinion of someone simply…

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Firm Offers Complimentary 3D Technology To Job-Seekers

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Firm Offers Complimentary 3D Technology To Job-Seekers Upstart recruiting agency offers candidates no-charge video production services in addition to matching them with their next employer. Toronto, Canada – If a picture is worth a thousand words, a video may be priceless; especially if you are a job-seeker eager to find your next employer. In today’s competitive job market, candidates are trying to stand-out from the competition and a powerful video-resume is a great way to ensure that they are remembered. Unfortunately, the majority of people do not have the technical proficiency or presentation skills to successfully write, produce, direct and…

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Tis The Season To Not Forget Your Job Search

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Tis The Season To Not Forget Your Job Search One can always hope that on the first day of Christmas your true love gives you, “A job with a Big Salary”; however it is far more likely they are going to give you a firm kick and tell you to step up that job search either because you need a job, or you want a better one! The question is how do you go about this task in December? Like the weather, December brings an interesting mix to the job market. There are simply not a lot of new jobs…

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Video Resumes Becoming Popular

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Video Resumes Becoming Popular BY KELLY ROCHE, OTTAWA SUN FIRST POSTED: SATURDAY, JULY 20, 2013 05:32 PM EDT | UPDATED: SATURDAY, JULY 20, 2013 10:41 PM EDT Despite holding high-ranking positions in financial services, Mark Janicki still found a camera disconcerting in a mock job interview setting. “Initially, when somebody tells you they’re going to videotape you — me being an accountant and not being an actor, I was extremely intimidated,” said Janicki. “It’s one thing to talk about your professional qualifications to somebody who’s face to face in an interview situation. It’s another thing to speak into a camera.”…

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