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Advanced Techniques for Work Search

This workbook is designed to help self-directed adults with experience in the workforce or post-secondary education and training improve their work search strategies. Learn to sell your skills in today's competitive job market using portfolios, proposals, cover letters, resumés and curricula vitae. Order your copy today at
Weekly Features


What is most important for you to move ahead in your life?
  • Identifying your dreams and goals
  • Planning for school or training
  • Looking for work
  • Living on your own
  • All of the above

Tip Sheet


Bridging the Generation Gap at Work
If you look around your workplace, chances are you’ll see people of many different ages representing several generations. Sometimes, when co-workers have trouble getting along, the ga... read more



Marriage and Family Counsellor
Marriage and family counsellors provide counselling to help families, couples and individuals resolve interpersonal difficulties, ... read more



Career Coaching Your Teens: A Guide for Parents
As a parent, you play an important role in supporting your teens as they begin their career and life journeys. This guide was developed to help you support your teens as they begin to explore car... read more

Video: Where Can I Find Out Which Jobs Are In Demand?



What exactly is career planning and how can it help me?
Career planning involves learning about yourself, gathering information, exploring options, making decisions and taking action... read more

September 2014 ALIS eNewsletter

Check out the latest eNewsletter. Discover emerging occupations, what’s hot off the press and how to refine your searches on OCCinfo! Also read about the publications, “Training for Work”, “Time to Choose”, and more.

Subscribe and get the next issue emailed to you.... read more

Easy Reading Find a Job

This work-related guide uses stories and exercises to help Albertans with low literacy skills find the job they want. Easy Reading Find a Job covers important topics such as: how to write a resume and cover letter, where to look for a job, how to fill out application forms and how to have a good interview.... read more

Time to Choose...a Post-Secondary Education Program 2014-2015

Graduating from high school? Thinking about continuing your education? Time to Choose will help you pick an Alberta post-secondary program that meets your career goals.... read more

Career Events

Are you looking for a job in the Edmonton region? Then you'll want to check out Edmonton's upcoming career events and job fairs.... read more