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BCjobs Blog

August 18th, 2017

Partner with the Recruiter to Rock Your Interview

Partner with the Recruiter to Rock Your Interview

Every day I see something or the other on social media about recruiters and the job search experience. Whether it’s a nasty thing a recruiter did like duping a candidate or a recruiter who’s fed up with entitled, glib candidates, the stories are endless and constantly brewing on social media. The job search process is […]

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August 15th, 2017

We’re launching a Sales Talent Meetup!

We're launching a Sales Talent Meetup!

Are you passionate about careers in sales? Join the Sales Talent Meetup to get advice and learn how to advance your career from industry professionals! You’ll have the opportunity to network with hiring managers, startup founders and other dynamic, passionate individuals. We are committed to helping sales professionals grow by connecting great people with great […]

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August 9th, 2017

5 Ways to Make Your Long Job Hunt Easier

5 Ways to Make Your Long Job Hunt Easier

When you have been searching for a job for a long time, it’s not easy to carry on. You need extra income to get by, and you also start to lose your motivation. Here’s how to make that search easier, and also ensure you don’t get into debt in the meantime.   1. Create a […]

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August 3rd, 2017

How Can You Tell If a Job is Right For You?

How Can You Tell If a Job is Right For You?

When you’re looking for a new role, you’ll have to go through the process of searching job postings, reading the descriptions, and then deciding whether or not the job is for you. How do you assess these job postings? What are you looking for? Keep reading to learn more about some of the things you […]

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July 31st, 2017

Talent Day Success Stories: Kostia and Traction on Demand

Talent Day Success Stories: Kostia and Traction on Demand

Presented by BC Jobs in partnership with the BC Tech Association, Talent Days are opportunities to connect the right people with the right companies, and we love hearing about how tech professionals have made moves in their careers because of these events. Check out this Talent Day Success Story, highlighting a tech professional who found an amazing […]

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July 24th, 2017

How To Land an Interview After Hunting for a Job On Social Media

How To Land an Interview After Hunting for a Job On Social Media

These days, savvy job hunters choose to apply for a job on social media rather than dropping off their resumes in person. A survey shows that a quarter of all job hunters use social media sites as their primary job hunting tool, and seven out of 10 people between the ages of 18 to 34 […]

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July 19th, 2017

What Else Should You Be Doing in Your Job Search?

What Else Should You Be Doing in Your Job Search?

If you’re looking for a job right now, your focus is likely on updating your resume, writing cover letters, and perfecting your application. While all of these steps are key to finding your next dream role, you should also considering doing a few more things to help you keep improving as you transition between career […]

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July 14th, 2017

How to Turn 8 Common Job Challenges Into Professional Successes

How to Turn 8 Common Job Challenges Into Professional Successes

Wherever you are in your professional career, there will be challenges that you come across in the workplace. This is totally normal and can even be something that drives you ahead in your career, towards greater success. Here are 8 common challenges that you might encounter in your career and ways to turn these into […]

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July 11th, 2017

Tips for Your Next Interview

Tips for Your Next Interview

So you’ve nailed down your resume, gotten past a phone screen, and now it’s time to meet an employer face-to-face at an interview. Interviews are nerve racking for even the most experienced job seekers, so it’s understandable to be a bit nervous. To help you succeed, here are a few interview tips to keep in […]

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July 7th, 2017

Working in BC’s Tourism Industry

Working in BC's Tourism Industry

Anyone who knows about British Columbia knows that its natural beauty, diverse culture, and the wide range of activities available to take part in have contributed to BC becoming a premier tourist destination for visitors from throughout Canada and the rest of the world. The tourism sector is also one of the biggest employers in […]

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