Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing a Resume And Tips on Correcting These Mistakes

Your resume is often the first contact you have with an employer. This first impression can either increase or decrease your chances of obtaining employment in the position you are applying for. The worst resume mistakes are most often the simplest to make, the most overlooked by the writer and extremely hard to improve once … Continue reading Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid When Writing a Resume And Tips on Correcting These Mistakes

My First Job Feature

We started a new feature highlighting community members sharing their early work experiences and what they remember about starting out in the workforce. We caught up with Sam Corbeil, Co-founder & Brewmaster at Sawdust City Brewing Company in Gravenhurst. Check out what Sam had to share with Employment North about his first job. Check out … Continue reading My First Job Feature

Powassan Weekly Visit Added

Employment North Visits POWASSAN on Wednesdays Do you need assistance with your Job Search, Resume Prep, finding out about Second Career or Career Planning?  Visit Employment North at Powassan Outreach. Location/Address: 250 Clark Street, Powassan, ON P0H 1Z0 When: Wednesday’s Hours: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Email: Description of Services Speak with an … Continue reading Powassan Weekly Visit Added

Remember When Contest

Update! We have a winner! We recently hosted a “Remember When” contest on Facebook. We encouraged guests to share their first or most memorable jobs.  We are thrilled with the result and it’s so nice to see how positive the contributions were on early work experiences. We are thrilled to announce a winner. Check out … Continue reading Remember When Contest

So Many Student Programs, So Many Opportunities

No Experience, No Problem Spring 2018 is delivering so many opportunities for Muskoka students. The team at Employment North provides a number of programs, services and opportunities geared towards youth entering the job market.  Programs range from workplace readiness and resume writing to paid placements and employment training.  The youth programs are geared to those … Continue reading So Many Student Programs, So Many Opportunities


ATTENTION EMPLOYERS EMPLOYMENT NORTH IS OFFERING THE ALCOHOL RETAIL TRAINING UPGRADE FOR EMPLOYEES WITH THEIR CURRENT SMART SERVE THIS IS A FREE UPGRADE Please call our office for more information @ 705-384-1110 or visit us @ 104 Main St, Sundridge, ON Employees of retail stores who are involved in the sale and sampling of alcohol … Continue reading SMART SERVE UPGRADE