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It’s weighed heavily on your mind for weeks, months even. Your friends and family have heard all about it, along with every excuse you’ve used to justify why you haven’t gone through with it yet. You want to quit your job Making the decision to leave your job is never easy. It takes a lot […]

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Have you ever wondered what it takes to actually have a career in film? Hollywood seems far off for most of us, and films are entertainment pieces that are left for watching in the cinema or streaming on your favourite service. An actual career in film? Unlikely. Most people think a career in film is […]

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ICYMI: On November 7th, TalentEgg was live with Trevor Buttrum, Career Connections Program Manager at the Insurance Institute. We answered your questions live on Instagram and Facebook at the Egg Carton in downtown Toronto.  We spoke with our special guest, Trevor, who has over 15 years of experience in career development and campus recruitment. Trevor […]

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When most of us enter the world of job hunting, we probably expect our hard skills to be our primary asset. Hard skills are tangible, teachable skills that are typically acquired through formal education, and which serve as a baseline for employees in any given field. For instance, knowledge of Microsoft Excel is a hard […]

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These days a lot of people choose to go back to school for continuing education whether they’re hoping to advance in their current position or change careers entirely. Even if the latter is the case, a lot of people can’t afford to stop working in order to go back to school and take evening and […]

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When you think of embarking on an egg-citing career, insurance may not come to mind, but it should! You may think it’s only about cars, businesses, and homes, but the industry is so much more and offers a variety of roles to start your career. Insurance can protect you in times of need and touches […]

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Whether you’ve started classes for the first time this year or continuing your studies, the reality of being a part of institutionalized education is suddenly delivered again: midterms and finals. Not only is anxiety a nasty side effect of the exam seasons, but also many are uncertain of their study habits’ effectiveness. Many factors influence […]

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The office brings forth a long list of unwritten rules that are not explicitly stated on the hundred-page employee manual. At times, the social scene can feel like a battlefield which can become obvious as early as day 1. Office politics, especially for those new to the workforce, may surprise you and draw parallels back […]

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Insurance is an essential part of virtually everything we do in life and business. And, it is at the forefront of game-changing issues like climate change, cybersecurity, AI and analytics, and the sharing economy! We recently had the opportunity to speak with Naj Mankal, a Corporate Risk Consultant who works at a Health Sciences Centre. […]

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Honda Canada truly stands behind its core values, it’s mission and vision for the future. We all spend so much time at work, so it’s crucial to make sure that you work for the company that aligns with your life values. Read on to find out what Honda believes in. If you share the same […]

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Insurance is the third pillar of the financial services sector (standing next to wealth management/investment and banking)… and, while it may be seemingly unknown as a potential career, it impacts virtually everything we do in life and in business. So, why should you consider it as a potential career destination? The question should really be […]

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Louis Grenier’s story is unconventional. He didn’t grow up dreaming about working in the automotive industry. But when the opportunity at Reynolds & Reynolds came along, he went for it and went all in. In the process of continuous learning and development, he also found his true calling. Louis Grenier Account Manager, Sales Double Major […]