Brainstorming new business ideas (Part 1)

You know you need to come up with a business idea, but where do you start? Is ‘loving’ to do something enough to lead you into a successful business? Think about the lifestyle you want, as this is going to directly affect the type of business you choose. If you want to be location independent, (maybe you... Continue Reading →

Worker Co-operatives

Of the many organizational structures out there, the cooperative is one of the most intriguing to people who are looking for an alternative model that allows for a possibility of: joint ownership community building democratic decision-making/control profit-sharing risk mitigation Not everyone is meant for sole proprietorship or management, and not unlike the recent increase in... Continue Reading →

Beating ATS (Applicant Tracking Systems)

Error-prone applicant tracking systems destroy 75 percent of job seekers' chances of landing a job as soon as they submit their resumes. How can you get yours past the system? Career Link offers a free monthly workshop titled "Mastering the Art of Applying for Jobs Online". Call us to register at 604.485.7958 or Register here.  In... Continue Reading →

9 Steps to writing an appealing and effective job posting

  9 Steps to writing an appealing and effective job posting Well before the applicant selection process, employers need to make sure they get the best-qualified people applying for their advertised position. Remember that Career Link offers help to employers looking to hire in Powell River, including Community and Employer Partnerships, Interview Support, Resume Collection... Continue Reading →

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