Success Story: Jessica and The Golden Leash

Success Story: Jessica and The Golden Leash

Jessica has always had a passion for dogs and wished to become a dog groomer. Being a dog groomer requires a lot of patience and the ability to work with all types of dogs. Over a year ago, Jessica began her journey volunteering at the Calgary Humane Society and...
Job Search Strategies: Hunting in the Recession

Job Search Strategies: Hunting in the Recession

Congratulations! You’re now a full-time job seeker and if you happen to be among those affected by our current economic situation you’re not alone. According to the Globe and Mail it was estimated that over 63,000 jobs had been lost in Alberta alone in the...
Workplace Accommodations: Adjusting for Success

Workplace Accommodations: Adjusting for Success

Mention the phrase ‘workplace accommodations’ and all of a sudden the mind starts racing, unfortunately often in the wrong direction. Employers often fear that there is a large cost associated with providing accommodations or that they don’t have time to implement...