Interview 2 months ago

Warning: "You're Overqualified" - How Frustrated Job Seekers Can Overcome This Obstacle

A lot of job seekers in their mid-level careers will face this problem. When they find themselves unexpectedly out of work, their experience works against them. Being prepared to handle this label will dodge the overqualified bullet.

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Job Search 3 months ago

A Step-by-Step Guide to a Stress-Free Informational Interview

This is a post about how to conduct informational interviews and recommendations on what questions you can ask and what mistakes to avoid

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Interview 4 months ago

One Game-Changing Question to Ask at Your Next Job Interview

This post is a review of a question revealed by career coach Mac Prichard at a podcast on CareerMetis. This one question has the potential to turn the interview around and make you stand out.

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Branding 4 months ago

7 LinkedIn Mistakes You Don't Know You're Making (And How to Fix Them)

This post is about the most common mistakes people make with their LinkedIn Profiles and how you can fix them.

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Interview 5 months ago

Zero2Hired TV | November 2017 Amin shares his story of how he breaks through cultural barriers

This month's Zero2Hired TV episode, we interview Amin who shares his tips on how he faces cultural challenges and how he can is taking positive steps towards his job search.

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Job Search 5 months ago

Cover Letter Tips that grabs the attention of Google's CEO: A 7-year-old teaches us how

This post gives tips on how to write a cover letter that can grab the attention of Google's CEO. A 7-year-old shows job seekers how it's done.

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Job Search 5 months ago

The Canadian Job Market: How to discover your industry (even if you live abroad)

This post is about how to scan the Canadian job market before you start of your job search. Preparation is key and understanding how and where your industry is practiced the most will increase your chances of finding that job.

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Job Search 5 months ago

One crucial mistake newcomers make after getting the job

This week's post is about what it takes to get past the probation period

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Interview 6 months ago

Zero2Hired TV | October 2017 We coach Aisha on how to improve her resume

This month, we had a chat with Aisha, who talks about the challenges she has been facing looking for work. We had a look at her resume and suggested improvements on it.

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Interview 6 months ago

5 reasons why skilled immigrants complain they do not get jobs in Canada

After attending the Gateway 2017 Conference in Markham, we discovered 5 challenges that new immigrants face the most. This post is a review of the conference and a highlight of these challenges.

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Job Search 6 months ago

3 tweaks to your experience that turns resumes into interviews

When customizing resumes, job seekers make common mistakes they need to avoid. Keeping these three simple tweaks in mind can make a difference.

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Branding 7 months ago

How to write an unforgettable cover letter (even if you're not a writer)

This post is about the key steps to creating a cover letter that convinces the recruiter or hiring manager to open your resume.

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Interview 7 months ago

5 critical changes you need to make to Canadianize your resume

This post is about 5 changes you can make to your resume that works in the Canadian marketplace. Where you are a new immigrant or fresh graduate, these changes will make a huge difference to your job application and you should be getting more calls for interivews.

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