Blog Post May 2017

What to Bring to your Interview

We've gone over many of the things that you want to do in order to bring your A-game to the interview (see what I did there?), but what should you actually physically bring?

Tough Interview Questions

If you've gotten to the interview stage of the recruiting process, you've done well, but you're not in the clear. You still have to sit in the room with the people who are hiring, answer their questions, and impress them. And while the relationship isn't adversarial, there are still standard interview questions that are hard to answer.

Advice from Yoda

May the 4th be with you. It's Star Wars Day, and I'm kind of a nerd, so I thought maybe I'd share some advice from one of the most powerful Jedi ever, Yoda. Sure, he was a hermit, and he talked funny (fun fact: Frank Oz did the voice for both Yoda and Miss Piggy, which is why Yoda sounds like Miss Piggy with a chest cold), he was one of the weirdest Muppets ever, and he was small, but he was powerful and wise. And, as Yoda himself, said, "Size matters not."

Happy May Day

Today is May Day, or International Workers Day, and while the international labour movement's goals of seizing the means of production and liberating the proletariat have not yet been fully realized, we have made great strides in protecting workers in Canada and elsewhere. So, in honour of International Workers' Day, here is a rundown of your rights in Ontario as an employee.