ALIS News http://alis.alberta.ca ALIS News alis.alberta.ca en Government of Alberta Sun, 24 May 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 Occupational Profile: Cabinetmaker http://alis.alberta.ca/occinfo/Content/RequestAction.asp?aspAction=GetHTMLProfile&format=html&occPro_ID=71003076&SNT_ID=25 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=5370 Wed, 13 May 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Cabinetmakers build and repair custom or production-type fixtures and furniture made of wood or wood substitutes. more

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Cabinetmakers build and repair custom or production-type fixtures and furniture made of wood or wood substitutes. more

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Publication: Advanced Techniques for Work Search http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=2155 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=11147 Wed, 13 May 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Advanced Techniques for Work Search is designed to help enhance the work search strategies of those who have either experience in the workforce or post-secondary education and training. Learn to sell your skills in today's competitive job market using portfolios, proposals, cover letters, resumes and curricula vitae.  more

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Advanced Techniques for Work Search is designed to help enhance the work search strategies of those who have either experience in the workforce or post-secondary education and training. Learn to sell your skills in today's competitive job market using portfolios, proposals, cover letters, resumes and curricula vitae.  more

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Question: How can I find out the wage and salary for an occupation? http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-wages.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12082 Wed, 13 May 2015 06:00:00 -0600 OCCinfo has Alberta specific wage and salary information for full-time and part-time workers in more than 550 occupations. more

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OCCinfo has Alberta specific wage and salary information for full-time and part-time workers in more than 550 occupations. more

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Occupational Video: Cabinetmaker http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?vk=361 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=5375 Tue, 12 May 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Cabinetmakers build and repair fixtures and furniture made of wood or wood substitutes. more

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Cabinetmakers build and repair fixtures and furniture made of wood or wood substitutes. more

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Occupational Profile: Special Needs Teacher http://alis.alberta.ca/occinfo/Content/RequestAction.asp?aspAction=GetHTMLProfile&format=html&occPro_ID=71002784&SNT_ID=25 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=6769 Tue, 12 May 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Special needs teachers work primarily with children who require special instructional services to help them learn and develop to their potential. more

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Special needs teachers work primarily with children who require special instructional services to help them learn and develop to their potential. more

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Occupational Video: Special Needs Teacher http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?vk=4576 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=6773 Tue, 12 May 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Special needs teachers work primarily with children who require special instructional services to help them learn and develop to their potential. more

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Special needs teachers work primarily with children who require special instructional services to help them learn and develop to their potential. more

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Question: I'm not sure what I want to do when I graduate. Where do I start? http://alis.alberta.ca/hs/cp/cpt/planning-tools.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=9043 Tue, 12 May 2015 06:00:00 -0600 To find a career path that fits, you need to know yourself. Our self-assessment quizzes will help you take the first step. more

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To find a career path that fits, you need to know yourself. Our self-assessment quizzes will help you take the first step. more

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Tip Sheet: Graduated from Post-Secondary, Now What? http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=14507 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12285 Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Are you a recent post-secondary graduate looking to enhance your job search? The new tip Graduated From Post-Secondary, Now What? can help you identify the skills and experience you've already acquired and find work that's a match for you. more

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Are you a recent post-secondary graduate looking to enhance your job search? The new tip Graduated From Post-Secondary, Now What? can help you identify the skills and experience you've already acquired and find work that's a match for you. more

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Publication: Adult Back to School Planner http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=27 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=11783 Sun, 12 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0600 There is a lot adults need to know when considering a return to school-making a plan, anticipating the challenges and knowing where to go for support. The Adult Back To School Planner deals with how to cope with change, organize your life, take care of the kids, and more. It also covers effective study habits so you can get your homework done and maintain some balance in your life. more

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There is a lot adults need to know when considering a return to school-making a plan, anticipating the challenges and knowing where to go for support. The Adult Back To School Planner deals with how to cope with change, organize your life, take care of the kids, and more. It also covers effective study habits so you can get your homework done and maintain some balance in your life. 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=12219 Mon, 6 Apr 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: Time to Choose...a Post-Secondary Education Program 2014-2015 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=6255 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12215 Mon, 6 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Graduating from high school soon? Thinking about continuing your education? Time to Choose ... a Post-Secondary Education Program 2014-2015 will help you pick a post-secondary program that meets your career goals. Inside you'll find profiles of post-secondary institutions, a programs chart showing which programs are offered and where, 2015-2016 application deadlines and more. more

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Graduating from high school soon? Thinking about continuing your education? Time to Choose ... a Post-Secondary Education Program 2014-2015 will help you pick a post-secondary program that meets your career goals. Inside you'll find profiles of post-secondary institutions, a programs chart showing which programs are offered and where, 2015-2016 application deadlines and more. more

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Tip Sheet: Still in Post-Secondary? Start Planning Now http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=14492 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12212 Mon, 6 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0600 As a post-secondary student, you still have time to start planning for your future. The new tip Still in Post-Secondary? Start Planning Now will help you gain the experience you need to start the career you want when you graduate. more

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As a post-secondary student, you still have time to start planning for your future. The new tip Still in Post-Secondary? Start Planning Now will help you gain the experience you need to start the career you want when you graduate. more

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Occupational Video: Fashion Designer http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?vk=374 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=8692 Mon, 6 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Fashion designers create new styles of clothing, as well as accessories like jewellery, shoes, and hats. more

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Fashion designers create new styles of clothing, as well as accessories like jewellery, shoes, and hats. more

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Occupational Profile: Fashion Designer http://alis.alberta.ca/occinfo/Content/RequestAction.asp?aspAction=GetHTMLProfile&format=html&occPro_ID=71001681&SNT_ID=25 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=8689 Mon, 6 Apr 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Fashion designers and product developers create new styles of clothing and accessories such as jewellery, belts, shoes, gloves and hats. more

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Fashion designers and product developers create new styles of clothing and accessories such as jewellery, belts, shoes, gloves and hats. more

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Occupational Profile: Operations Manager http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71002670 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12116 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Operations managers direct and co-ordinate the operation of manufacturing, service delivery and production departments in industrial, commercial and government organizations. more

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Operations managers direct and co-ordinate the operation of manufacturing, service delivery and production departments in industrial, commercial and government organizations. more

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Publication: Assessing You: The First Step in Career Planning http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=67 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12119 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Assessing You: The First Step in Career Planning is a self-assessment workbook to help you learn about the skills and assets you have that will help you adapt in today's world of work. Read about the skills employers are looking for and work on exercises that will help identify your own strengths. more

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Assessing You: The First Step in Career Planning is a self-assessment workbook to help you learn about the skills and assets you have that will help you adapt in today's world of work. Read about the skills employers are looking for and work on exercises that will help identify your own strengths. more

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Question: What can I do to succeed at work? http://careerinsite.alberta.ca http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12122 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 CAREERinsite can help you identify the skills you already have that employers are looking for. more

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CAREERinsite can help you identify the skills you already have that employers are looking for. more

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Featured Video: CAREERinsite https://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?vk=3433 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12204 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 CAREERinsite can help you identify the skills you already have that employers are looking for. more

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CAREERinsite can help you identify the skills you already have that employers are looking for. more

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Tip Sheet: Workplace Essential Skills http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=13832 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12101 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 As an employer, are you looking for training for your employees? Workplace Essential Skills will help you identify training opportunities and look for funding sources. more

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As an employer, are you looking for training for your employees? Workplace Essential Skills will help you identify training opportunities and look for funding sources. more

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Occupational Profile: Airline Pilot http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71002877 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12104 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Airline pilots fly aircraft transporting passengers, cargo and mail. With the exception of some small aircraft, a captain and first officer work together on commercial flights. more

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Airline pilots fly aircraft transporting passengers, cargo and mail. With the exception of some small aircraft, a captain and first officer work together on commercial flights. more

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Occupational Video: Airline Pilot http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=4895 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12107 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Airline pilots fly aircraft transporting passengers, cargo and mail. With the exception of some small aircraft, a captain and first officer work together on commercial flights. more

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Airline pilots fly aircraft transporting passengers, cargo and mail. With the exception of some small aircraft, a captain and first officer work together on commercial flights. more

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Publication: Training for Work http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=3511 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12110 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Training for Work offers creative alternatives to the traditional full-time classroom setting. Take advantage of opportunities that will maximize your training options and consider how mentoring, volunteering, self-study, short-term courses and on-the-job training will boost your employability. more

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Training for Work offers creative alternatives to the traditional full-time classroom setting. Take advantage of opportunities that will maximize your training options and consider how mentoring, volunteering, self-study, short-term courses and on-the-job training will boost your employability. more

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Question: Are there resources to help me find out what I would be good at? http://careerinsite.alberta.ca http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12113 Mon, 23 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 If you are unsure of what you want to do with your career, CAREERinsite can help. Take one of the quizzes to see where your interests overlap with your skills. more

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If you are unsure of what you want to do with your career, CAREERinsite can help. Take one of the quizzes to see where your interests overlap with your skills. more

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Tip Sheet: Finding Work as a Person with a Disability http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=12435 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12085 Mon, 16 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 All job seekers are trying to find work that's a good fit for their skills and abilities. As a person with a disability, you may face the additional challenge of convincing potential employers to focus on your abilities. Finding Work as a Person with a Disability can help you in your job search. more

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All job seekers are trying to find work that's a good fit for their skills and abilities. As a person with a disability, you may face the additional challenge of convincing potential employers to focus on your abilities. Finding Work as a Person with a Disability can help you in your job search. more

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Occupational Profile: Millwright http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71003094 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12088 Mon, 16 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Millwrights install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment in sites such as factories, production plants and recreational facilities. more

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Millwrights install, maintain, repair and troubleshoot stationary industrial machinery and mechanical equipment in sites such as factories, production plants and recreational facilities. more

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