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Career Advice March 3, 2021

List of the Highest Paying Jobs in Canada 2021

There are thousands upon thousands of jobs available in Canada and if you’re trying to choose a career path to pursue, it can feel impossible to know where to start.  While your skills and interests are important, for many people, money is also a factor...

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Online Learning March 3, 2021

Cyber Security Jobs: What Jobs Are Available and Is There Job Demand?

Most of us use screens every day. Whether your online banking, chatting with friends on social media, responding to emails or saving your work in the cloud, computers, phones, laptops and tablets are part of our day-to-day work and social activities. But who protects the...

School of Business February 19, 2021

Meet Viola Desmond: Civil Rights Activist & Businesswoman

February is Black History Month and we wanted to feature some of the amazing POC who’ve made a difference in Canadian history. Throughout the month, you’ll meet trailblazers in health, business, tech and community services – each representing one of our streams.  We’re highlighting stories of...

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Online Learning February 18, 2021

The 7 Best Ecommerce Platforms Rated & Compared For 2021

eCommerce professionals not only need a well-rounded understanding of business operations – they also need to know how to monitor day-to-day site activity and performance including promotion, updates and user experience. Part of the recipe for a successful eCommerce operation is an exceptional eCommerce platform....

School of Community Services February 17, 2021

Meet Mary Ann Shadd Cary: The Woman Who Made a Difference in Canadian Publishing

February is Black History Month and we wanted to feature some of the amazing POC who’ve made a difference in Canadian history. Throughout the month, you’ll meet trailblazers in health, business, tech and community services – each representing one of our streams.  We’re highlighting stories of...

School of Health February 17, 2021

Meet Anderson Abbott: The Man Who Paved the Way in Modern Medicine

February is Black History Month and we wanted to feature some of the amazing POC who’ve made a difference in Canadian history. Over our next four blogs, you’ll meet trailblazers in health, business, tech and community services – each representing one of our streams.  We’re highlighting...

School of Technology February 17, 2021

Meet Tamar Huggins Grant: Entrepreneur, Author and Tech Trailblazer

February is Black History Month and we wanted to feature some of the amazing POC who’ve made a difference in Canadian history. Throughout the month, you’ve met trailblazers in health, business, community services and now tech – each representing one of our streams. This marks the...

Studying at Robertson February 10, 2021

What is Early Childhood Education? Philosophy and Age Groups Explained

Early childhood educators wear many hats. They help children build relationships and resolve conflict, much like a counsellor. Like a nurse, they help children when they’re hurt and encourage them when they come out stronger. Not only that – early childhood educators help children play...

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Online Learning January 18, 2021

Accounting Courses Online: Accounting & Payroll Administrator Diploma

Accounting is an exciting and rewarding career, and it’s not just for number-lovers! If you’re looking to learn more about online accounting courses and their content, look no further.  We’ve put together a list of online accounting courses and some of the traits that could...

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Online Learning January 18, 2021

List of Online Nursing Programs: Nursing Assistant Diploma Program

If 2020 has shown us anything, it’s the importance of our essential healthcare workers. Nurses, doctors and surgeons (among many others in the healthcare field) have been our champions through a particularly tough year. If your goal is to pursue a career in nursing, we...

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Online Learning January 18, 2021

The 8 Best One-Year Certificate Programs That Pay Well in Canada

If you’re wanting to start your career, update your employment profile or simply broaden your current skills, there are plenty of 1-year certificate programs that pay well in Canada. Whether you’re interested in media arts, technology or health care, a certificate program can help you...

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Online Learning January 18, 2021

Best Online Courses With Certificate of Completion in Canada

Have you ever wanted to learn how to code? Sing? Design an app or learn a new language? What if you could learn these things for free and from your comfy couch?  Well, you can. Whether you’re a new student, settled in your career or...

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