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BCjobs Blog

February 5th, 2018

8 Tips for Your Next Phone Interview

8 Tips for Your Next Phone Interview

A great resume is no longer enough to get you a dream job. Many companies are now using external recruiters that first conduct a thorough telephone interview before inviting you to visit the company. Recruiters who go through a pile of resumes will usually identify from 10 to 20 most interesting candidates and call them. […]

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January 23rd, 2018

What You Need to Remember in Your Job Post

What You Need to Remember in Your Job Post

In today’s job market, it’s easier than ever for employers to put their job postings online and reach a wide base of prospective employees. It’s also easy for job seekers to find hundreds of openings for their desired job titles just by clicking on a search button. This means it’s important to create an engaging […]

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January 16th, 2018

What to Do When Applying for Your Next Job

What to Do When Applying for Your Next Job

Are you thinking of making your next career move? There are numerous reasons why changing jobs may be appealing. Whether you’re looking for a change of pace, new challenges, or a way to accelerate your career growth, here are the steps you need to take when applying for your next job. Don’t just apply for […]

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January 9th, 2018

Career Resolutions to Make in 2018

Career Resolutions to Make in 2018

A new year means an opportunity to set new goals for yourself! Some new year’s resolutions can be stereotypical (leading to the January crowds at your gym), so consider setting some career-related resolutions for yourself this year. Here are some things you can do in 2018 to set yourself up for career success down the […]

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January 2nd, 2018

Start off 2018 with BCjobs.ca Events!

Start off 2018 with BCjobs.ca Events!

Happy New Year from the team at BCjobs.ca! We hope you had a wonderful holiday season and that you’re as excited as we are for an exciting year to come. We’re starting off the year with lots of events for you – read on to find out more about them! Career Experts Panel: Behind the […]

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December 29th, 2017

Top Technologies for Reducing Stress

Top Technologies for Reducing Stress

Stress is definitely not only a malady of those working in top level positions; it is the reason that one in four Canadians quit their jobs. It negatively affects the mental and physical health of around 58% of Canadians, who report feeling overworked. Stress isn’t just a psychological bugbear; it is linked to a host of serious […]

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December 21st, 2017

7 Tips Recruiters Can Use to Boost Their Productivity

7 Tips Recruiters Can Use to Boost Their Productivity

Working as a recruiter is getting increasingly tough. Innovation in the workplace will make the job easier, but you don’t need to wait for these changes to arrive; with these seven tips, you can take control and boost your own productivity. Make Use of Mobile Technology Recruiters nowadays are moving more and more away from […]

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December 19th, 2017

Making Your Desk Job and Health Compatible

Making Your Desk Job and Health Compatible

The unemployment rate in Canada has fallen to its lowest in nearly a decade, which is great news for those looking for a dream job in 2018. If you do find a company that enables you to express your talents to the full, however, be careful of becoming a victim to the sedentary lifestyle. Sitting down for too many […]

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December 13th, 2017

How to use Social Media to Boost Your Chances of Securing Your Dream Job

How to use Social Media to Boost Your Chances of Securing Your Dream Job

Since the 1990’s, the digital world has made it far more convenient to find the job of your dreams. Not only can you easily research your employers online, you can watch their recruitment videos and have a video interview via tools such as Skype. With the development and growth of social media, you can now […]

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December 6th, 2017

Event Recap: Gathering of Meetups Holiday Social – December 4th

Event Recap: Gathering of Meetups Holiday Social - December 4th

Earlier this week, members of over a dozen local Meetup groups came together for a great night of networking with other engaged members of BC’s technology and business communities. Almost 200 people joined us throughout Monday night at Mahony & Sons – what a wonderful way to start the week and to kick off a busy holiday season! This social was an opportunity […]

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