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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


6 Steps to Getting a Job with Breakaway: As Told Through Emojis

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Emojis are how many of us communicate on a daily basis. These faces and symbols provide us with a way to convey our emotions while using the different technologies in our lives (text messaging, social media, etc). In honour of World


Apply these 9 First Date ‘Don’ts’ to Your Upcoming Job Interview

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Preparing for a job interview can be scary. Making a good first impression is crucial and if it goes well it can mean a huge change in your life. Does this sound like anything else most of us do?


Long Weekend Tips for Staying In & Going Out

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The long weekend is finally here!! As we gear up to celebrate there are many things we must take into consideration.Things like: Are we going to the cottage? Going to a fireworks celebration? Or are we just going to stay


How Going Outside Can Help Your Career

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June is Great Outdoors Month! There are many benefits to spending time outdoors. And while many of us don’t have the opportunity to spend our full workday outside, there are ways to take a portion of your day and move