Employment Services Blog
The latest in job search strategies, resume tips, and more! Written by Lutherwood staff.
Bridging the Gap Between Newcomers and Local EmployersMarch 12, 2018
Events like Lutherwood’s annual Bridging the Gap Conference for Newcomers can help make the experience of finding a job in Canada a more positive one.
5 Important Steps to Choosing your Path after High School
In this blog post, we will take you through 5 steps that career coaches commonly use with clients to help them figure out what they want to do after high school.
Tips for Networking the Right Way
Networking requires a lot of time and energy, so it’s important to get the most out of each experience and leave having learned something new. Here are some tips to avoid common networking mistakes, to help make the best use of your time.
Demolish Mountains to Open New Paths
After a successful teaching experience in China and Japan, Mary Beth thought her future was on track. However, when she returned home, she was faced with challenges that made finding employment difficult.
New to Canada? Here's how you can land your first job through LinkedIn!
If you live in North America and are looking for a job or a new business opportunity, LinkedIn is almost mandatory. Read our latest blog to find out why.
It’s Not Too Late to Get That Summer Job!
Summer is almost here! With the school year coming to end, you may be wondering if it’s too late to find a summer job. The good news is it’s not too late. There are still opportunities out there. If you are a student looking for summer employment, here are some easy last minute job search tips.
Local Business Eases the Transition for New CanadiansFebruary 21, 2017
At Danby Appliances in Guelph, CEO Jim Estill has taken on an extraordinary commitment
You have the power to impact people’s lives for real and it is really simple.
Would you like to change lives? Being a mentor is a two-way positive experience. It is an opportunity to share your knowledge with others and also learn a different perspective.
3 Tips for Considering Self-Employment
Whatever your reason is for starting a business, there are several pitfalls which, if not avoided, can be very costly and time consuming.
Put Your Networking Card in the Employer Shuffle
Business cards are an important and valuable tool in building a business and growing your brand. As a job seeker, your personal brand is your business, so you can help your brand get recognized by developing a job seeker's card.