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Generation Jobless: Students Pick Easier Majors Despite Less Pay

Generation Jobless: Students Pick Easier Majors Despite Less Pay

At Resume Solutions, we  meet a lot of students who are very very successful in their chosen majors, with many of them choosing competitive, demanding programs. However, we have meet… Read more »

Co-Workers Provide Valuable Insights into Employee Departures

Co-Workers Provide Valuable Insights into Employee Departures

This is an interesting article from Business News Daily: Rather than conduct exit interviews with employees leaving for another job, new research shows businesses may actually glean more information on… Read more »

Resume Solutions Matthew Domville Earns CARW Designation

Resume Solutions Matthew Domville Earns CARW Designation

Matthew Domville of Surcorp Group, Resume Solutions, has been awarded international certification as a Certified Advanced Resume Writer (CARW) by Career Directors International (CDI). Matthew has demonstrated his superior knowledge… Read more »

From Credit Scores to “Behavioral Scores”: What Numbers Say About You

From Credit Scores to “Behavioral Scores”: What Numbers Say About You

  Credit scores can predict your ability to pay back debts, but can new scoring models also predict your likelihood of embezzling or the frequency you’ll take your medication? New… Read more »

Why Women Entreprenuers Rock!

Why Women Entreprenuers Rock!

As a female entrepreneur who have managed my own business growing it from me to over 10 staff it is very heartening to read the following on why women business… Read more »

2012 Salaries Predicted To Increase, Now How About Those Job #s

2012 Salaries Predicted To Increase, Now How About Those Job #s

As happy as I am about the project increases in salaries across diverse industries, it would be much happier with project increase in the number of jobs created, in the… Read more »

Social media impact on recruitment

Social media impact on recruitment

Back in 2007 I wrote a very popular article that has since been republished by diverse magazines, blogs, newspapers etc on how social media could negatively impact your job search…. Read more »

Surranna Sandy Triple Winner @ 2011 TORI (Toast of the Resume Industry) Awards

Surranna Sandy Triple Winner @ 2011 TORI (Toast of the Resume Industry) Awards

I am honoured to have received 1st Place Sales & Marketing Resume, 2nd Place Executive Resume and 2nd Place New Graduate TORI Awards (Toast of the Resume Industry) for 2011… Read more »

This Is The Number 1 Thing Job-Seekers Are Doing That Is Costing Them The Job

This Is The Number 1 Thing Job-Seekers Are Doing That Is Costing Them The Job

Having provided resume writing and career coaching to thousands of people over the years, I have to agree with the premise of this article from Business Insider: So many applicants… Read more »

The State of Performance Management

The State of Performance Management

Some facts from the recent report, The Current State of Performance Management and Career Development Performance weighting is tipped toward results, particularly for executives When weighting the two sets of… Read more »

Part 3 of 3 – Economic downturn is a boon for online employment scams

Part 3 of 3 – Economic downturn is a boon for online employment scams

How to protect yourself during your job search: You should never provide your social insurance number for Canadian job seekers or in the U.S your social security number, date of… Read more »

8 things to leave out of your resume

8 things to leave out of your resume

As a Certified Professional Resume Writers, I have encountered a lot of resumes from clients all over the world with information that is not acceptable in the Canadian labour market…. Read more »