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This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Voice to Word BLOG

Job Search Tool that Canadian Job Seekers & Newcomers Rarely Use

By |October 17th, 2014|

A job search tool that is often overlooked is a Canadian government site called Canadian Company Capabilities. Read my colleague Nicole Darlaston’s post on how to make use of this extensive database of information.

 
Job Search Tool that Canadian Job Seekers and Newcomers Rarely Use
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Which Words Matter the Most When we Talk?

By |October 16th, 2014|

Words matter a lot! You may have heard that communication is 55% body language, 38% tone of voice and 7% actual words. Well, this myth has been debunked! While body language and tone of voice continue to be important elements of effective communication, we […]

Active Listening – The Communication Gap

By |October 15th, 2014|

Active listening is a skill I teach my clients regularly. For non-native speakers, it is an essential skill, particularly when it comes to clarifying and verifying. Too many clients have made costly mistakes at work due to misunderstanding instructions. Sometimes this resistance to clarify […]

The Power of Music – The Landfill Harmonic Orchestra

By |October 14th, 2014|

I have written a number of posts in my blog about the power of music. Music and song  can help us learn to speak a language more clearly, use  native-like rhythm and learn how a culture expresses itself. While this video is not about […]

Does your Company have a Language Strategy?

By |October 13th, 2014|

What is the language strategy at your company? Does it even have one? If not, they are missing the boat since it is essential when hiring internationally-trained employees who have the skills you want and just need coaching in the specifics of particular […]

Before Applying for a Job, Do These Three Things

By |October 10th, 2014|

Before applying for a job, you need to prepare, prepare, prepare. The work you do upfront will improve your results significantly. Read about three things you can do to get yourself ready.

 
3 Things You Should Do Before Applying to Any Job Posting
By Lou Adler

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How to Be Assertive

By |October 9th, 2014|

In my classes, we often discuss how to be assertive rather than aggressive. According to the following article, “assertiveness trumps anxiety.  However, assertiveness is far more than an anti-anxiety technique.  Dr. Bob Alberti  tells how to connect with others authentically, openly, warmly, and directly.

 
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