Monthly Archives: February 2015

Monthly Archives: February 2015

26/02

Canada created 121,300 jobs in 2014 – here’s where most of them are

Month after month throughout last year as we crunched the online job posting numbers to add context to Statistics Canada’s Labour Force Survey and predict employment trends, the hospitality sector came out on top for hiring. The restaurant industry added 31,300 new jobs in 2014, making it the country’s number one job creator. The health…
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26/02

69 of the funniest things we’ve seen on CVs

As you can imagine, we see thousands of CVs here at Coburg Banks.  Every now and again, you’ll hear one of our consultants chuckle at something they’ve read on one of them. Some of the phrases and typos we see are truly hilarious, so we’ve collated 69 of the funniest for you to laugh at as…
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26/02

Job Market Update: 2015’s Leading Industries

Source: The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics “The Employment Situation – January 2014″  The highest employment gains occurred in retail trade, construction, health care, financial activities and manufacturing, however, the unemployment rate saw little change, finishing at 5.7 percent. Taking a closer look at the industries, here are some key sector highlights from the BLS “The Employment…
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