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Life & Career Lessons Learned from Football

Life & Career lessons from football

Superbowl LIII is this weekend and this Sunday we will watch the LA Rams and New England Patriots battle it out for the win. As football is on everyone’s mind this week it becomes clear that in addition to entertainment,


5 Tips for Achieving a Proper Work-Life Balance in 2019

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January is Get a Balanced Life Month and there is no better time than the start of a new year to work on achieving the proper work-life balance that you have been striving for!


The Top Five Breakaway Blog Posts of 2018

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2018 is coming to an end but before we start looking forward to the amazing things that 2019 will surely bring us we want to look back on our Breakaway Blog from this year and reflect on our top 5 blog posts


Relevant Work Experience on Your Resume

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There is countless advice online about what to include on your resume. Should it be one page or two? Should you include your hobbies? Which font is best? How should you phrase your accomplishments? And while all of these tips


World Kindness Day

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Today is World Kindness Day. You don’t have to take much time out of your day to spread kindness; kindness can come in many small acts that can be performed throughout your regular day. In honour of World Kindness Day


Job Search Tasks for the Long Weekend

Job Search Tasks for the Long Weekend

In between Thanksgiving turkey and naps this weekend take a moment to do a few of the job search tasks on this list to help advance your job search!


7 Rules for Social Media Job Applications

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Due to the increase in job competition and the decreasing unemployment rate in Canada, many companies have broadened their search for employees and an increasingly popular method of recruiting is via social media. Understanding how to apply for work on social


Find a Job You Love with Breakaway Staffing

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Do you wake up dreading your next shift at work? Do you drive slowly on your way to work just to put off your arrival by a bit longer? Life doesn’t have to be this way! Breakaway Staffing is here


8 Things to Remember While Waiting for Your Job Interview

8 THINGS TO REMEMBER WHILE WAITING FOR YOUR JOB INTERVIEW

How you conduct yourself in the reception/waiting area of a potential employer is just as important as how you conduct yourself during your job interview. 


5 Job Search Tips for Recent Grads

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Are you a recent grad? Did you take the summer to relax before finding a job in the real world and are now panicking as the job search starts to sink in? Do you see friends getting ready to go back to school