ALIS News http://alis.alberta.ca ALIS News alis.alberta.ca en Government of Alberta Tue, 1 Sep 2015 06:00:00 -0600 http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 10 http://alis.alberta.ca/images/interface/aliswithwordmark.jpg ALIS News http://alis.alberta.ca 144 76 http://alis.alberta.ca Tip Sheet: Finding Work Opportunities http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=12425 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12892 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 There are a number of different approaches you can take to finding work, from networking with colleagues to direct contact with employers. Whatever approach you take, this tip sheet should help you stay on track. more

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There are a number of different approaches you can take to finding work, from networking with colleagues to direct contact with employers. Whatever approach you take, this tip sheet should help you stay on track. more

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Occupational Profile: Aircraft Maintenance Technician http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71041281 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12899 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Aircraft maintenance technicians install, modify, service and repair components of jets, helicopters, propeller-driven airplanes and other aircraft. more

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Aircraft maintenance technicians install, modify, service and repair components of jets, helicopters, propeller-driven airplanes and other aircraft. more

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Occupational Video: Aircraft Maintenance Engineer https://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?vk=6807 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12902 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Aircraft maintenance technicians install, modify, service and repair components of jets, helicopters, propeller-driven airplanes and other aircraft. more

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Aircraft maintenance technicians install, modify, service and repair components of jets, helicopters, propeller-driven airplanes and other aircraft. more

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Publication: A Guide for Midlife Career Moves http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=3495 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12905 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 A Guide for Midlife Career Moves will help identify the skills you have and how to apply them in a wide variety of work settings. It's never too late to learn new skills, recognize the many positives you bring to the workplace and learn how to combat some of those negative beliefs that employers may have. more

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A Guide for Midlife Career Moves will help identify the skills you have and how to apply them in a wide variety of work settings. It's never too late to learn new skills, recognize the many positives you bring to the workplace and learn how to combat some of those negative beliefs that employers may have. more

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Question: What do I need to know when writing or updating my resume? http://alis.alberta.ca/worksearch/resumes.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12910 Mon, 31 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Learn about different types of resumes, tailoring your resume and more. more

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Learn about different types of resumes, tailoring your resume and more. more

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Occupational Profile: Custodian http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71002567 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12703 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Custodians clean building interiors, furnishings and equipment. more

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Custodians clean building interiors, furnishings and equipment. more

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Tip Sheet: Time-Saving Tools for Busy Lives http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=425 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12699 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Even though time can't be pinned down, modern life often demands that you live within a framework of schedules, timetables and deadlines. Check out Time-Saving Tools for Busy Lives to help you make the most of your time. more

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Even though time can't be pinned down, modern life often demands that you live within a framework of schedules, timetables and deadlines. Check out Time-Saving Tools for Busy Lives to help you make the most of your time. more

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Occupational Video: Custodian http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=6814 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12706 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Custodians clean building interiors, furnishings and equipment. more

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Custodians clean building interiors, furnishings and equipment. more

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Publication: Recruiting Staff http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=13253 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12709 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 As an employer, finding and recruiting the staff you need can be a challenge. Make sure your time is well spent. The new online publication Recruiting Staff can help you find workers, prepare a recruitment plan and improve your interview process. more

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As an employer, finding and recruiting the staff you need can be a challenge. Make sure your time is well spent. The new online publication Recruiting Staff can help you find workers, prepare a recruitment plan and improve your interview process. more

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Question: I have to deal with difficult people at work. Any advice for me? http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=176 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12712 Mon, 24 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 The Handling People Problems at Work tip sheet provides some useful suggestions. more

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The Handling People Problems at Work tip sheet provides some useful suggestions. more

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Question: How can I find out if there are any career and job fairs where I live? http://alis.alberta.ca/ce/cp/cs/careerevents.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12696 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 See Career Events for a list of upcoming career and job fairs across the province. more

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See Career Events for a list of upcoming career and job fairs across the province. more

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Publication: Going Somewhere? Live/Learn/Work http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=7744 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12693 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Thinking about your life after high school? Going Somewhere? Live/Learn/Work is about you and your future-your next five minutes, your next two weeks, your next two years. This publication is a quick introduction to career development for young people that can help you discover your interests, passions, skills and strengths so you can begin to plan your life, learning and work. more

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Thinking about your life after high school? Going Somewhere? Live/Learn/Work is about you and your future-your next five minutes, your next two weeks, your next two years. This publication is a quick introduction to career development for young people that can help you discover your interests, passions, skills and strengths so you can begin to plan your life, learning and work. more

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Occupational Video: Audiologist http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=5882 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12690 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Audiologists work with children and adults to prevent, assess, diagnose and provide treatment and counselling for hearing and balance disorders. more

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Audiologists work with children and adults to prevent, assess, diagnose and provide treatment and counselling for hearing and balance disorders. more

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Occupational Profile: Audiologist http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71002086 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12687 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Audiologists work with children and adults to prevent, assess, diagnose and provide treatment and counselling for hearing and balance disorders. more

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Audiologists work with children and adults to prevent, assess, diagnose and provide treatment and counselling for hearing and balance disorders. more

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Tip Sheet: Mentoring: Finding and Working With a Mentor http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=12437 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=7405 Mon, 17 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 If you want career advice from someone in your field, you might be looking for a mentor. Whether it’s someone in your organization or simply someone you look up to, a mentor can guide you on your career path and help build your confidence. Mentoring: Finding and Working With a Mentor will give you the information you need to approach and be successful with a mentor. more

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If you want career advice from someone in your field, you might be looking for a mentor. Whether it’s someone in your organization or simply someone you look up to, a mentor can guide you on your career path and help build your confidence. Mentoring: Finding and Working With a Mentor will give you the information you need to approach and be successful with a mentor. more

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Question: Who can I talk to for help with planning my career? http://alis.alberta.ca/ec/cp/cs/abcareer.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12683 Mon, 10 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Speak with a career counsellor at an Alberta Works Centre near you or call Alberta's Career Information Hotline. more

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Speak with a career counsellor at an Alberta Works Centre near you or call Alberta's Career Information Hotline. more

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Publication: Women in Non-Traditional Occupations: Stories to Inspire http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=7707 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12680 Mon, 10 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 With more than 30,000 occupations to consider, how do you choose the one that’s right for you? Be inspired by stories of Alberta women who took the non-traditional career path, and learn about their struggles and rewards along the way. more

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With more than 30,000 occupations to consider, how do you choose the one that’s right for you? Be inspired by stories of Alberta women who took the non-traditional career path, and learn about their struggles and rewards along the way. more

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Occupational Video: Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=4151 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12676 Mon, 10 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics install, maintain, repair and overhaul industrial, commercial and residential refrigeration and air conditioning systems and their component parts. more

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Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics install, maintain, repair and overhaul industrial, commercial and residential refrigeration and air conditioning systems and their component parts. more

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Occupational Profile: Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71003066 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12673 Mon, 10 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics install, maintain, repair and overhaul industrial, commercial and residential refrigeration and air conditioning systems and their component parts. more

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Refrigeration and air conditioning mechanics install, maintain, repair and overhaul industrial, commercial and residential refrigeration and air conditioning systems and their component parts. more

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Tip Sheet: Find Work That "Fits" http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=116 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=4303 Mon, 10 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Before you invest time and energy applying for a job, it makes sense to find out how well the work will fit you and how well you will fit the work. Finding Work that "Fits" will help you target your work search to a few positions that seem like good fits, which can be far more productive than sending out applications to every job posting that looks interesting. more

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Before you invest time and energy applying for a job, it makes sense to find out how well the work will fit you and how well you will fit the work. Finding Work that "Fits" will help you target your work search to a few positions that seem like good fits, which can be far more productive than sending out applications to every job posting that looks interesting. more

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Publication: Time to Choose...A Post-Secondary Education Program http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=6255 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=8452 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 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. more

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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. more

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Question: How do I apply for student loans? http://alis.alberta.ca/ps/fo/pay/loans-grants.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10746 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Find out what to do before you apply and how to apply online for student loans. more

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Find out what to do before you apply and how to apply online for student loans. more

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Tip Sheet: Transferable Skills for Post-Secondary Students With a General Degree http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=14524 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12294 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 As a student or graduate from a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science program, you have skills employers are looking for. Get the help you need to identify and market your skills to employers with the tip Transferable Skills for Post-Secondary Students With a General Degree. more

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As a student or graduate from a bachelor of arts or bachelor of science program, you have skills employers are looking for. Get the help you need to identify and market your skills to employers with the tip Transferable Skills for Post-Secondary Students With a General Degree. more

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Occupational Profile: Solar Installer http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71050561 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12667 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Solar installers install, service and maintain solar thermal (heat) and solar photovoltaic (light) power generation equipment. more

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Solar installers install, service and maintain solar thermal (heat) and solar photovoltaic (light) power generation equipment. more

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Occupational Video: Solar Installer http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=6830 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12670 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Solar installers install, service and maintain solar thermal (heat) and solar photovoltaic (light) power generation equipment. more

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Solar installers install, service and maintain solar thermal (heat) and solar photovoltaic (light) power generation equipment. more

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