How the Canadian oil and gas workforce is changing

Alberta has an abundance of job vacancies to be filled by new graduates and seasoned professionals with the will to adapt

How the Canadian oil and gas workforce is changingNot too many years ago, Alberta’s economy was stable with an abundance of work. But as the oil and gas economy declined in 2014, industry-related work changed in Fort McMurray, Edmonton, Calgary and elsewhere. Trade workers from Eastern Canada moved back home, impacting real estate sales and rental vacancies. Doubt about the provincial economy settled…

Ten websites that help freelancers find new clients

Abundant job opportunities are available in graphic design, writing, web design and consulting, among other things

Ten websites that help freelancers find new clientsA freelance career can flourish by using the right online tools. Abundant job opportunities are available on freelance websites for professionals in graphic design, writing, web design and consulting, among other things. Here are 10 top freelance websites to consider: FreelanceMyWay Freelancemyway is a new website for companies to post jobs for admin support, data entry,…

So you want to launch a freelance career?

Tips for communicating with and keeping clients in the modern gig economy

So you want to launch a freelance career?You have a list of potential clients for your freelance services in the new gig economy. Now comes the tough part: building relationships to establish a lasting assignment requires work and dedication. Customer service is key and that starts as near to the top as you can get. Try to speak to someone like the…