archives Tag: Employees

Science Says Not to Skip Your Lunch Break!

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We get it. Sometimes, it’s hard to schedule a lunch break. You get busy, and it’s easier just to work through lunch and get your tasks finished. This is often a bad idea. While forgoing your mid-shift meal can seem like a great short-term productivity move, it can cost you in the long run.   But don’t take our word for it…science will […]

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5 Tips for Conducting a Flawless Virtual Interview

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  In the aftermath of COVID-19, you likely got a lot of opportunities to practice coordinating virtual meetings. As a result, you might feel like you’ve mastered the process. However, there’s always room for improvement. You can still learn new tricks in your quest to conduct a flawless virtual interview.  The coronavirus outbreak forced many companies to rely […]

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Signs You Are a Micromanager

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Nobody wants to be “that” parent, or “that” spouse. Along the same lines, no manager wants to be “that” boss, the kind that hovers over every decision and halts progress by participating in every tiny, routine matter. No one wants to see themselves as a micromanager. But what if you are?  While few bosses self-identify […]

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Will the Workforce Be Changed Forever After COVID-19?

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In the wake of tragedy, the world often seems permanently altered. However, not all of these post-crisis adjustments end up lasting. As the COVID-19 outbreak overwhelms the economy, the workforce might seem changed forever. But how much of the transformation will stick?  Each generation has an event that defines how they perceive the world. From Pearl Harbor to the Kennedy Assassination to 9/11, […]

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Non-verbal interview mistakes

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You’ve received that coveted call for a job interview and now you are taking time to prepare some solid answers to possible interview questions so that you can land the job - but you’re missing one key component. Your verbal responses, although incredibly important, aren’t the only things hiring managers are paying attention to in […]

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Preparing your first resume

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​Click the ​picture above to see Sari Cantor on CTV Morning Live OttawaWriting your first resume is exciting, but it can also be a bit intimidating. You might be unsure of where to start and what to include but the good news is, having a clear strategy can help you craft a great first resume […]

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