The benefits of volunteering are far-reaching. Positive effects can be felt by both the communities in which volunteers serve and by the volunteers themselves. It has been shown that giving back through volunteering your time and talent can have emotional
Five tips to better your home office environment. By Mary Anne Thompson, founder, and president, GoinGlobal, Inc. Working from home. It used to be something few did and the rest of us, sort of, envied. When the coronavirus took hold
Networking is simply the process of making contacts. Learning how to make and nurture new contacts is a critical skill for everyone. When moving to a new country or city, this skill can make a tremendous difference to your success.
As many countries around the world inch toward fully opening back up and building their new normal, areas of job promise come to the fore. By Mary Anne Thompson, Founder and President, GoinGlobal, Inc. The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the
Though individual countries have certain specific guidelines and preferences for cover letters and CVs/resumés, there are some general tips that apply all over the world. Some of these are as simple as spelling everything correctly, while others are less obvious.
More and more job interviews are taking place virtually. This was true first because of the ease of it thanks to technology, and now it is because of the restrictions COVID-19 has placed on face-to-face interaction. If you have been
Canada, like so many countries, has lost many jobs due to the novel coronavirus pandemic. According to a recent politico.com article, more than a million jobs were lost in the month of March alone. Statistics Canada reported that the employment
As the world maneuvers through the trials of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are astounding challenges being faced, and everyday life, at least for now, has changed. For too many, these challenges include the loss of a job, adding stress to
The COVID-19 outbreak is impacting many aspects of our daily lives, including the way our job markets work, both domestically and internationally. As many states and countries are enforcing unparalleled social distancing measures and strict movement restrictions as a way
Technology gives us flexibility. We can work from home, go to school from home and job hunt from home, as well as maintain our personal relationships. Even in less than ideal circumstances, life can go on and move us forward,