Video Resumes

Video is taking over. It’s people’s favourite way to consume information. The trend is happening with resumes as well. It is a unique way to help you stand out in the job search, but it takes planning, preparation and practice.

Have a look here for more information about visual resumes, how to create them and when to use them! You can review some examples here to get started.

Video resumes

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The Resume F Factor

So much of the world of work is going digital. It can definitely seem like it’s too hard to stand out in the job market. Researchers have shown that HR readers focus on certain points in the resume to find what they are looking for. Motion and heat sensors were used while studying how HR professionals read documents and it the findings showed the “f” pattern. Are you putting all of the most important information on your resume within the pattern? Give it a try.

The Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development Releases the New Group Sponsorship Grant Application for Employers in the Skilled Trades!

If you are a London ON and area employer/sponsor in the skilled trades, there’s a new program that provides financial support to apprenticeship group sponsors. It’s called the Group Sponsorship Grant (GSG), and it requires two or more sponsors that will train new apprentices. You can learn all about it here or contact the Ministry directly by email at groupsponsorshipgrant@ontario.ca to learn more about the application process!

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