At what age can you work in Quebec?

In Canada, each province has different rules regarding the legal age at which young people can start working. In Quebec, it is good to know that there is no minimum age, but there are 3 rules to respect for the well-being of young people. 1. Parental consent Before the age of 14, a young person […]

31 illegal interview questions

During a job interview, all questions asked by a recruiter must be directly related to the proposed job or to the evaluation of professional skills. These questions cannot be personal or intrusive. They could lead the recruiter not to choose a candidate, not because of his or her lack of competence but because of personal […]

How to dress for a job interview?

Did you know that 65% of employers say that dress can be a deciding factor when it comes to choosing between two candidates of similar caliber? To succeed in a job interview, you must not only have a great resume or be prepared to answer the recruiters’ questions. You also have to be dressed to […]

What is the average salary in Quebec in 2022?

Whether you’re looking for a new job or a raise, it’s good to know the average salary in your field and province. This data gives you an excellent idea of the salary range you can ask for. Also, these numbers are a good motivator if you are not yet earning these amounts. In 2022, the […]

5 important sections to put in your resume

Having an aesthetically pleasing resume is important, but having a well-structured resume with a clear and logical order is just as important. Why? Because it allows recruiters to quickly scan your CV, to have all your essential information at hand. This way they will be able to notice you more easily among a multitude of […]

5 truths that will completely change your job search process

Whether you’ve been looking for a new job for a short time or have been on the market for a while. There are 5 truths that will completely change your job search process. With them, you’ll make more money during your salary negotiation, and you’ll know the best tips for getting a job faster. 1.  You […]

The 5 best job boards in Quebec for 2022

The easiest way to find a job in 2022 is to search online. But with hundreds and sometimes thousands of opportunities per day, it can be difficult to find the best deals. Ads are scattered across social media, apps, company sites, job search platforms and more. To optimize your time and make it easier to […]

The pros and cons of working for a start-up

Have you ever considered working for a start-up? Their job offers are usually eye-catching, young and non-traditional. They make you want to embark on a new adventure and be part of a company where you’ll grow along with it. Which in itself is great. But before you make a decision, it’s good to know what […]

How do you answer the question “Why did you leave your last job?”

Have you ever been faced with this question in an interview? It can be a tricky one to answer if you left your previous job on bad terms or if you simply don’t want to reveal all the details. Whatever your reasons for leaving, there is always a way to tell your story in a […]

6 questions to ask yourself before accepting a job

6 questions to ask yourself before accepting a job

It’s easy to accept a job offer out of excitement, or sometimes even fear of not getting another one. Having spent an inordinate amount of time looking for a new job may have caused you to accept a company’s first offer. Or perhaps, conversely, receiving an offer quickly made you happy and accepted. But saying […]