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Preparing for Employment

This guide provides quick access to useful resources to assist you in finding a job and preparing for an interview.

Need Help Finding a Job?

Welcome to the Preparing for Employment Subject Guide. Finding a job is extremely competitive, and this guide contains some useful resources to help you through the various stages of the process from the job search to the interview. Preparing for your job search and interview by reviewing the articles and videos in this guide can assist you in making a great first impression at your interview. Good luck!

10+ Most Important Skills

Marr, B. (2019, October 27). The 10+ most important job skills every company will be looking for in 2020 [Video]. https://youtu.be/MtJKnB9m45E

Government of Canada Sources

This government website contains a wealth of information relevant to anyone thinking about returning to school or looking for employment.

Most contemporary conversations about the future of employment tend to focus on technological trends. However, in order to support forward-facing planning and avoid blind spots, it is critical to understand a range of trends, with various levels of maturity, and how they might interact over time. This is the purpose of Turn and Face the Strange which outlines 31 broad trends that could impact the future of Canada’s labour market over the next 10–15 years.

NSCC Employment Information

This report summarizes the results of the 2018 Graduate Follow-Up Survey.

Employment opportunities and job search websites.