Halifax startup records interview videos, helps BlackBerry workers get on their feet

With BlackBerry Ltd. set to close its offices in Halifax, N.S., in January, leaving more than 300 workers jobless, a local startup has made plans to try to help BlackBerry’s former employees find

Published on: October 16th, 2013 Candice So

Five practices that will make recruiters like you and get you hired faster

I recently wrote about the things job seekers do that annoy recruiters-things like tying up their time, sending generic e-mails and spamming them with résumés. I have more do's and don'ts (okay, mostly

Published on: March 13th, 2009 Meridith Levinson

Monster’s database hacked, job seekers’ personal info stolen

Monster Worldwide Inc. is advising its users to change their passwords after data, including e-mail addresses, names and phone numbers, was stolen from its database. The break-in comes just as the swelling ranks

Published on: January 27th, 2009 Nancy Gohring and Gregg Keizer

Laid off executive launches online career-management tool

Before Jason Alba started JibberJobber, a Web-based career management tool for job seekers, his dream was to be a big-company CIO. And by early January 2006, at age 32, he was on his

Published on: January 14th, 2009 Meridith Levinson