What Job Skills Should You Improve On If You Don’t Have a Job

This year – 2020, the pandemic year – was a rough one. If you’re one of the thousands who lost your job and you’re not having any luck finding another, what should you do with your time? Working on your job skills is one option, but what skills should you improve on? Learning a wholeContinue reading “What Job Skills Should You Improve On If You Don’t Have a Job”

What Should You Do If Your Career Takes A Wrong Turn

Regret is a powerful motivator. Recently my memories seemed to morph into the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future. I thought about the career I used to have, and how stable and comfortable that job had been. It was my dream job, but things changed and I found myself looking for a new career.Continue reading “What Should You Do If Your Career Takes A Wrong Turn”

TikTok Influencers that are Perfect for Learning About Careers

Have you ever been curious about a career and wished you had more time to learn about it? Or perhaps you have a career that you want to teach people about but you’re not sure where to start. TikTok influencers have embraced this task by creating humorous, informative, and engaging videos that are perfect forContinue reading “TikTok Influencers that are Perfect for Learning About Careers”

Skills Insight of the Day #1 – Writing

“…the Snapchat generation may produce more writing than any group of teenagers before it, writing copious text messages and social media posts, but when it comes to the formal writing expected at school and work, they struggle with the mechanics of simple sentences.” – Dana Goldstein, The New York Times For more on writing andContinue reading “Skills Insight of the Day #1 – Writing”

6 Movies That Teach First-Rate Entrepreneurship Skills – Featuring People of Colour

Have you ever tried learning entrepreneurship skills by watching a movie? The other day I watched a show about a character who was trying to make money without finding a job. So I thought, how cool would it be to learn entrepreneurship by watching a bunch of movies! But… the movies that leapt to mindContinue reading “6 Movies That Teach First-Rate Entrepreneurship Skills – Featuring People of Colour”