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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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No More Paper: Video Resumes A Growing Trend

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No More Paper: Video Resumes A Growing Trend Adriana Zhang News Reporter from Humber EtCetera Employers aren’t just reading resumes anymore, more and more are viewing online resume videos. Entering the words “video resume” in YouTube will generate over 2.5 million hits in 2014 alone. Nick Belling, a 25-year-old software developer from Illabo, Australia, said he created his video resume and uploaded it on YouTube last year, after months of not hearing back from employers. In his creative four-minute video, Belling outlines his background as well as his work experience. “Three days after I made it public, I was contacted…

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