Category: Job Search & Career Spotlight

Knowing a Good Recruitment Agency When You See It

Summit Search Group

Some experts will build arguments against the relevance of recruitment agencies today, but things are a bit more nuanced than they’ll usually let on. As is true in many other contexts, whether or not you should consult a recruitment agency depends on the quality of their work. Knowledge and...

read more »

Tips for Seeking a Job After You Graduate

Summit Search Group

Graduating from college or university is an important moment in the course of your life, especially when it comes to your professional journey. It’s a critical moment when your job search goes into full gear, so let’s look at a few key considerations that will help you get it...

read more »

Job Fairs: Are You Getting the Most Out of Them?

Summit Search Group

One of the most time-tested employment resources out there is the job fair. With so many tools available to job seekers today, your professional journey shouldn’t hinge entirely on this one, but there are still plenty of ways to use it to your advantage, even in today’s online world!...

read more »

Bad Habits You Should Drop from Your Job Search

Summit Search Group

Everyone has bad habits, some small and some more significant. When it comes to your professional life, the job search can be an intense process, and it’s not always easy to recognize the small mistakes you’re making over and over again. Let’s take a look at some examples. Autopilot...

read more »

Why Good Research Skills Are Essential to Your Job Search

Summit Search Group

It’s wise to expect that many employers will do their research on you when considering you for a position. This also goes both ways. From familiarizing yourself with your industry to learning more about a specific company, research skills can make all the difference in your pursuit of a...

read more »

Understanding Your Transferable Skills

Summit Search Group

As a job candidate, how well do you know your capabilities? When applying for a job, you may think that the most important factor is how your résumé looks in terms of directly relevant experience, but knowing the role of your transferable skills is also highly important! What Are...

read more »

How Writing a Blog Can Help Your Job Search

Summit Search Group

Standing out from the other job seekers in your field isn’t always easy. However, building a distinct employee brand for yourself can be a highly rewarding process both professionally and creatively. A blog, for instance, can really let your individuality as a candidate shine through. Knowledge and Experience The...

read more »

Using Social Media in Your Job Search

Summit Search Group

Social media has been integrated into our daily lives for all kinds of purposes. Businesses, students, and jobseekers alike are able to leverage this powerful set of tools to achieve success every day. So how can you get the most out of it in the development of your career?...

read more »

Difficulties in Your Job Search and How To Overcome Them

Summit Search Group

The path to a great career is not an easy or carefree one. Building a truly fulfilling professional life takes a lot of time and hard work, not to mention plenty of speed bumps and troublesome hitches along the way. Here are a few common examples and how you...

read more »

Could Your Job Search Use Some New Year’s Resolutions?

Could Your Job Search Use Some New Year’s Resolutions? - Summit Search Group - Employment Agency Calgary

Now that 2017 has come and you’ve had a chance to reconnect with friends and family over the holidays, there are a few things you should consider when it comes to the job search. If you want to land that dream career this year, some resolutions could help you...

read more »