Working on the West Coast
'Working on the West Coast'
NEW TIME: Wednesdays at 3:45pm
with Christian Saint Cyr
Publisher of the BC Labour Market Report
Lynda Steele Show
November 4, 2020 Segment:
LinkedIn presents Career Explorer, a tailor-made job search engine
BC Focus -- Oct. 29, 2020
Career Explorer is a new tool which aims to match users’ skills with jobs they might not otherwise have considered. It has happened to all of us that when looking for a job, they ask for things that do not correspond to our profile.
Career Explorer will offer advice on additional skills members may need to qualify for the position. It will also show some of our LinkedIn contacts who can help us. LinkedIn promises to add more locations and improvements in the coming months.
In addition, the platform seeks to prepare job seekers for technology-related career opportunities. By identifying the best digital skills among professionals. Recruiters will be able to post a job on LinkedIn for free in the coming months.
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Job Maker of the Week
The Gap, which owns Old Navy is on a massive recruitment initiative to hire young people, primarily 16 to 24, who’ve never worked before, to staff for the holiday season. They see this is a great opportunity to support young people and support a new generation of workers. Plus, employees get a 50% discount on regularly priced merchandise.