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4 Professional Email Mistakes Everyone Makes (And How To Stop Making Them)

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 20, 2017 11:03:00 PM / by David Singh posted in working in canada, After You Arrive, Before You Arrive

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Email has become an essential tool for many work environments.  If you are planning to work in Canada in an office job, you will almost certainly need to use email on a daily basis.  Even during your job application you will probably need to communicate via email at some stage and it is vital that you do not make any mistakes.  

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3 Things I Always Add To My Canadian Style Resume

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 19, 2017 10:18:00 PM / by Amy Zahran posted in working in canada, After You Arrive, Before You Arrive

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Hiring managers see a lot of resumes every day.  You should spend some time thinking about how you can make yours stand out.  I always try to make sure that there is something in my Canadian style resume that makes it unique and memorable.  Of course I always make sure that I cover off everything that is listed in job description in terms of professional requirements too.  I just like to add my hobbies and interests to make me seem more like a person and less of just a list of achievements and work history.

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5 Mistakes To Avoid When Writing A Canadian Style Resume

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 18, 2017 5:00:00 PM / by Amy Zahran posted in working in canada, Before You Arrive

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Anytime I am writing a new draft of my Canadian style resume I always like to start fresh if I have the time.  This is especially important if it has been a while since I have updated my resume to include some of my most recent accomplishments.

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