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Supporting Oakville Students in Learning a Skilled Trade


Sunday, March 19, 2017 8:05 AM

Ontario is providing free training for students in Oakville to support successful careers in the skilled trades.

Loaf of bread

You want to be a what?


Sunday, March 12, 2017 8:00 AM

Spring is just around the corner and whether you are about to graduate or just itchy for change, there are many new and emerging roles and even, industries to explore.


See a Great Job? Don’t Apply.


Monday, March 6, 2017 8:30 AM

Picture this: it’s Sunday morning and you are sipping coffee while sifting through the job postings on LinkedIn. One of them catches your eye. You read it again. It looks like it could be just ...

Birthday Candles

LinkedIn has a new look – this is not about that


Sunday, February 26, 2017 9:15 AM

Sending out positive messages can have a positive effect on how others view you.


Cover Letters – Eagle or Albatross?


Monday, February 20, 2017 5:00 PM

People offer to send me cover letters all the time. I tell them not to bother. My job is to provide notes to my client about each candidate so in effect, I am writing the ...

Sheridan alumnus Alan Barillaro (left) accepts his Annie Award for best animated short subject along with producer Marc Sondheimer. Photo credit: David Yeh/ASIFA.

Three Sheridan alumni receive Annie Awards


Tuesday, February 14, 2017 8:00 AM

Alumni from Sheridan College’s renowned animation and film programs were honoured this weekend at the 44th annual Annie Awards in Los Angeles, California. The awards are the top prize given out by the International Animated ...

Barack Obama

It’s Just as Hard at the Top


Monday, January 30, 2017 7:30 AM

Barack Obama is on a job search. What does one do after one has been the leader of the free world?

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To Refer or Not to Refer


Sunday, January 22, 2017 10:00 AM

One of the first lessons you learn as a recruiter is to ask for referrals. If you are talking with someone and they are not interested or qualified, you should ask if there is anyone ...

Entrance to New Hospital

Halton Healthcare seeking volunteers for Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital


Thursday, December 22, 2016 9:00 AM

Halton Healthcare is seeking new and enthusiastic volunteers to join the ranks at Oakville Trafalgar Memorial Hospital.

Queen Park

Accepting a new role for Ontario: Minister of Community Safety & Correctional Services


Tuesday, December 20, 2016 9:00 AM

I am pleased to announce that effective immediately I will be assuming the role of Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services, replacing my long-time colleague David Orazietti who has stepped down from provincial politics.

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