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Summer Jobs, at Twice the Minimum Wage

Summer Jobs, at Twice the Minimum Wage

Here’s some good news for summer job seekers: according to Careerbuilders’ annual job forecast, 53% of employers offering summer jobs have openings that pay twice the Federal minimum wage of $7.25/hr.

This forecast is based on a national survey of 2,000 full-time, U.S. hiring…

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Want to Hire the Best People? Don’t Make These Simple Mistakes

Want to Hire the Best People? Don’t Make These Simple Mistakes

Employers often miss out on interviewing the best candidates for a job simply because they’re not looking in the right places. When they do, the quality of the interview process can leave the candidate with a bad impression of the company. These were just some of the findings shared…

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A Dream Job that’s Uniquely Canadian

A Dream Job that’s Uniquely Canadian

A national recruitment effort was held recently in Canada to pick two couples for the ultimate dream job – a really, really long walk.

In March, Woods Canada – a company that makes sleeping bags, outerwear, tents and packs – set out to find the ideal candidates to serve as ambassadors for the…

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When Not to Hug It Out

When Not to Hug It Out

Most dogs don’t like to be hugged, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA). In fact, hugging a strange dog – no matter how friendly it may seem – is a good way to get bitten.

AVMA is doubling down on the “don’t hug a dog” messaging because it…

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