What is WSIB and Why Do We Need it?

WSIB, or the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board, is an independent agency of the Ontario government. It provides workers’ compensation benefits to employees who have been injured or become ill due to their work. It also provides no-fault insurance for employers to protect them from lawsuits related to workplace injuries or illnesses. WSIB is funded…

How to Write a Winning Resume

In today’s competitive job market, especially in Muskoka, having a strong resume is essential for standing out and landing your dream job. Your resume is often the first impression a potential employer will have of you, so it’s important to make it count. In this article, we’ll discuss the key elements of a good resume and provide resume writing tips for a resume that will catch the attention of hiring managers. Contact us at Employment North for free resume assistance with writing, printing, advice and more.

9 Strategies to Stay Enthusiastic During Your Job Search

Embarking on a job search can be an exciting and challenging journey. However, it’s not uncommon for enthusiasm to wane over time, particularly if the process becomes lengthy or discouraging. To maintain a positive mindset and stay motivated, here are ten strategies that can help you stay enthusiastic throughout your job search.

10 Essential things to Prepare for a New Job

Starting a new job can be both exciting and nerve-wracking. To ensure a smooth transition and set yourself up for success, it’s essential to be well-prepared. In this blog post, we will explore ten crucial things to consider when preparing for a new job. By following these steps, you’ll be ready to make a positive impression and hit the ground running in your new role.

* 8 Ways to Stay Healthy at Work

My name is Janet Volpe and I have been working at Employment North for 16 years. Over the years I have learned a few things. One of them is that staying healthy at work is not always easy. Whether you work in customer service, in transportation, construction or in an office, the stresses around you can sometimes get the better of you. Here are a few ideas to keep you at your best: