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Getting Hired

NETWORKING: What is Networking?

Building relationships and connections within one’s chosen field.

How to Network?
Networking Strategies (Skip to 8:10)

Five Ways to Make Networking Work for You

COVER LETTERS: What is a Cover Letter?

A cover letter is a letter of introduction attached to a resume.

Tips for Cover Letter Success
CareerOne’s Tips for Cover Letter Success

Canadian Careers Cover Letter Guide

– The Government of Canada’s Cover Letter Center with Samples

RESUME: What is a Resume?

A resume is a marketing document showing employers what skills, attributes and accomplishments you have that may benefit them. The ultimate goal of a resume is to secure an interview.

How To Build a Resume for Results
Resume for Results
Build your Resume Online
Alberta Learning Information Service’s Sample Resumes

How to Do A Skills Assessment
Job Outlook: The Candidate Skills/Qualities Employers Want
Transferable Job Skills for Job-Seekers
Self-Assessment: Skills Assessment Introduction

What Skills are Needed in your Occupation in Alberta?
Search here
– Industry search -> Health and Social Services Industry -> Selected Occupation

INTERVIEWING: How To Make Your Interview Successful

So you got the interview. Now what?

Interview Strategies
Showcase your Best

The Four P’s of a Successful Interview

– Preparing for a Job Interview: Pre and Post Interview

Interview Questions
– What can’t Interviewers Ask (Questions)

The Top 10 Health Care Interview Questions


Alberta Labor Code
– Establish Minimum Standards for Employers and Employees

Alberta Human Rights Commission
– Establishes standards for discrimination and harassment free workplaces.

Canadian Government Workplace Harassment
– Outlines techniques to prevent and resolve workplace harassment

Occupational Health and Safety
– Promotes Health and Safety Within the Workplace

Workers Compensation Board
– Responsible for the Compensation of Workers’ Occupational Injuries and Diseases.