Entries Posted in"Careers"

How to Become a Physical Therapist for a Top Sports Team

Published November 3, 2013

For those who have a love for both sports and medicine, a great career path to follow is that of a professional sports physical therapist. In this line of work, a person will create treatment plans to help athletes recover from sports injuries. In addition, he or she will work with athletes to help prevent injuries from taking place. Because of the training that is involved in becoming a sports physical therapist, this occupation is not one that can be entered into quickly. Step 1. Volunteer A great way to begin one’s career path to becoming a sports physical therapist […]

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Are Legal Associations A Waste Of Money?

Published October 21, 2013

With the legal field growing by leaps and bounds, any new and aspiring legal professionals are looking to get together and bounce ideas off of each other, network, and build relationships with businesses and professionals in their industry. Associations are generally a great way to do this, however some are better than others. From paralegals to criminal justice professionals, there is a wide variety of legal-based associations in Canada to choose from. Canadian Criminal Justice Association The Canadian Criminal Justice Association(CCJA) is: …¬†an independent national voluntary organization working for an improved criminal justice system in Canada. The Association was founded […]

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Is The Lack Of Legal Jobs Epidemic Spreading To Canada?

Published October 15, 2013

Let’s pretend you’re a young child who has always wanted to be a lawyer. You grew up reading legal research,¬†conducting mock trials in your basement convicting your family pets of wrongdoing. You took debate all through middle and high school and now, as high school comes to an end, you are about to take off to university with high hopes of achieving your lifelong dream; you will major in pre-law. Your highly calibrated brain is still misfiring… it cannot help but think of one interesting fact: 12% of graduates with law degrees cannot find an articling assignment and have tens […]

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Pan-Canadian Health Human Resource Strategy’s Key Initiatives

Published October 9, 2013

The Government of Canada has demonstrated their commitment to improving public access to appropriate, timely, and effective health care with the dynamic Health Human Resource Strategy (HHRS). Built upon the vital work of Commissioner Roy Romanow and the Senate Committee led by Michael Kirby, the HHRS has reviewed and made improvement plans for the current health care system in Canada. The Strategy is pursuing the following four key initiatives in order to achieve its objective of attracting and retaining high-quality, skilled health care providers for the Canadian population. 1. Increasing the Supply of Quality Medical Providers With the ever-evolving health […]

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3 Lesser Known Legal Jobs That Can Pay Well

Published October 7, 2013

If Suits is your favorite show on television you may well already be fairly well-versed in the various spectrum of legal careers. For the casual viewer, those intelligent, well-groomed, bold and cagey lawyers may be just how the world views the legal profession. That is just the tip of the iceberg with regards to the entire legal industry as a whole. Lawyers are an important part, but they cannot litigate their cases or defend their clients without the help of a litany of other workers whose positions aren’t generally as glorified as the Johnny Cochrans of the world. Not everyone […]

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