Tag: Career management

Get what you want in business and life

Many people find themselves working too hard and making less money than they would like, getting passed over for promotion or working in a job they are bored with. Learn how you may be unconsciously doing things that slow your success and give your power away. Learn an effective approach to negotiating what you are worth.

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Now's the Time to Negotiate for the Job-or Salary or Flexibility-You Want - Victoria Medvec

Let’s say you’ve got a new job offer in hand, but you’re not thrilled with the salary. Or you’re angling for a promotion at work, but your manager doesn’t seem to be on the same page. Maybe you’re overwhelmed with too many projects and you want to adjust your workload. All of this calls for a negotiation.

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For Mothers in the workplace, a year (and counting) like no other

As Mother’s Day approaches, we look at how the COVID-19 pandemic has forced a reckoning between career ambitions and family aspirations for many women, and what companies can do to help them.

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Using LinkedIn to Navigate your Career in the Midst of COVID-19

We are excited for this encore presentation of the LinkedIn Guys to share their expertise, in partnership with alumniUBC, Faculty of Arts and Centre for Student Involvement & Careers.

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How To Navigate Your Career During COVID-19

It can feel daunting when the economy, the job market, and the world in general has been tipped upside down. We could not have predicted our current reality as part of the 2020 employment forecast.
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The Canadian Fintech Ecosystem Map

Canada accounts for close to 850 fintechs of the 6,000 that exist in the all of the Americas. Canada also has the most robust banking system in the world - it would be safe to say that we are on the path towards becoming a world-leader in fintech!

In a deep-dive of a province-based segmentation, the largest number of fintechs exist in Ontario (47%), followed by Quebec (24%) and BC (18%). 

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Navigating the Offer Career Kit

When you receive a job offer, it's best to avoid accepting it right away. This gives you time to think about whether what you’re being offered is really in line with what you want—and if it isn’t, there may be room to negotiate. But how do you do that? Download this career kit to find out.

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Strategies for Retiring Right!

Build and maintain a high quality of life after work by preparing and learning to overcome related hurdles. In this webinar, Rick will share actions taken by successful retirees.
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Future of Work: Robots Need Not Apply

Some reports say that one fifth of the global workforce will be affected by AI, some say that 800 million workers will be displaced by automation. While this coming wave of automation is bound to impact the workplace, robots are less likely to take over roles dependent on human interaction.
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5 Ways to Boost Your Resilience at Work

In today's constantly connected, highly demanding work cultures, it's no surprise if work becomes the number one stressor in our lives. Read this article to learn to manage some of the factors that cause us to feel so overwhelmed and stressed at work, so that we can effectively navigate our worklife.

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