Ace Your Interview: Spit Out Your Gum and Stop Fidgeting

A job interview consists of more than your answers to particular questions. If hiring managers just wanted to hear your thoughts on certain subjects or drill down on your background, they could simplify the process. They could have you fill out a questionnaire online or stick to a phone conversation.  No, hiring professionals also want to see you. This puts an emphasis on how […]

5 Steps to Get Back in the Game After Losing a Job

The coronavirus outbreak led to a wave of mass layoffs. Millions of Americans suddenly lost their jobs. If you were one of these, it can represent a traumatic experience. However, there are ways to quickly get back in the game after losing a job, even in difficult economic times.  First of all, remember: you’re not alone. As of mid-June, about 30 million people were […]

Ask Yourself These Questions Before You Take A Job

Your job search paid off. You received an offer. However, the process isn’t finished yet. There are still some questions you want to ask yourself before deciding whether to accept the position. It’s great that all your hard work and hustle culminated in a job offer. Take a minute to celebrate, but only a minute. […]

Non-verbal interview mistakes

You’ve received that coveted call for a job interview and now you are taking time to prepare some solid answers to possible interview questions so that you can land the job – but you’re missing one key component. Your verbal responses, although incredibly important, aren’t the only things hiring managers are paying attention to in […]

Preparing your first resume

​Click the ​picture above to see Sari Cantor on CTV Morning Live Ottawa Writing your first resume is exciting, but it can also be a bit intimidating. You might be unsure of where to start and what to include but the good news is, having a clear strategy can help you craft a great first […]

Kick-starting your career search

Click the image above to watch Recruiting in Motion – Ottawa’s Sari Cantor ​New year, new job: one of the most common mantras for job searchers in January. The time of new beginnings and self-reflection can be a great period to evaluate your career and think about your future goals, both personally and professionally. But […]