ALIS News http://alis.alberta.ca ALIS News alis.alberta.ca en Government of Alberta Tue, 2 Sep 2014 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 Publication: Change and Transitions: The Path from A to B http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=2047 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=6290 Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0600 The first step in dealing with things that are new and different is to acknowledge that things have changed. Explore the opportunities, stresses and transitions that change provides through these examples, exercises and strategies. more

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The first step in dealing with things that are new and different is to acknowledge that things have changed. Explore the opportunities, stresses and transitions that change provides through these examples, exercises and strategies. more

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Question: I have a job interview. How do I prepare? http://alis.alberta.ca/worksearch/interviews-offers.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=8490 Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Learn about what to expect in your interview, review sample interview questions and more. more

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Learn about what to expect in your interview, review sample interview questions and more. more

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Tip Sheet: Moving From Self-Defeating to Powerful Thoughts http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=144 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10856 Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Putting yourself down leaves you feeling discouraged and doesn't help you cope with problems or come up with solutions. A better approach is to re-frame the situation in a positive way. more

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Putting yourself down leaves you feeling discouraged and doesn't help you cope with problems or come up with solutions. A better approach is to re-frame the situation in a positive way. more

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Occupational Profile: Psychologist http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71002221 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10859 Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Psychologists assess, diagnose and treat psychological, emotional and behavioural disorders. They also research and apply theories relating to behaviour and mental processes. more

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Psychologists assess, diagnose and treat psychological, emotional and behavioural disorders. They also research and apply theories relating to behaviour and mental processes. more

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Featured Video: Renee: Psychology http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?vk=3153 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10862 Mon, 1 Sep 2014 06:00:00 -0600 A college student challenged with dyslexia aims to become a psychologist. more

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A college student challenged with dyslexia aims to become a psychologist. more

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Publication: Money 101: Budgeting Basics for Further Education http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=63 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=9305 Thu, 28 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Good planning begins with getting a clear picture of what you're facing. Learn how to keep post-secondary education costs down with tips, advice and budgeting worksheets. more

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Good planning begins with getting a clear picture of what you're facing. Learn how to keep post-secondary education costs down with tips, advice and budgeting worksheets. more

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Tip Sheet: Money Matters: Spending Plan for Students http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=202 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=8925 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 School is starting, you've got some cash stashed in your bank account, what could possibly go wrong? Nothing...or everything. It's really up to you. more

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School is starting, you've got some cash stashed in your bank account, what could possibly go wrong? Nothing...or everything. It's really up to you. more

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Occupational Profile: Credit / Loans Manager http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71002383 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10740 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Credit managers gather and analyze financial information about loan applications and business conditions, and approve or reject credit applications. more

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Credit managers gather and analyze financial information about loan applications and business conditions, and approve or reject credit applications. more

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Occupational Video: Credit Manager http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=366 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10743 Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Credit managers gather and analyze financial information about loan applications and business conditions, and approve or reject credit applications. more

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Credit managers gather and analyze financial information about loan applications and business conditions, and approve or reject credit applications. 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, 25 Aug 2014 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 Sheets: Handling People Problems At Work http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=176 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10726 Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Good relationships with the people in your workplace can be one of the pleasures of having a job. On the other hand, facing unresolved people problems at work day after day can make you feel like quitting. more

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Good relationships with the people in your workplace can be one of the pleasures of having a job. On the other hand, facing unresolved people problems at work day after day can make you feel like quitting. more

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Occupational Profile: Mediator http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71002611 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10730 Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Mediators are neutral third parties who assist people involved in disputes to find mutually acceptable resolutions to their conflicts. more

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Mediators are neutral third parties who assist people involved in disputes to find mutually acceptable resolutions to their conflicts. more

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Publication: Let's Talk: A Guide to Resolving Workplace Conflicts http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=6768 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10734 Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 The way we ask questions usually influences the answers we get. It may even determine whether we get an answer at all. This guide contains information on how to handle situations at work, where to go for outside help, how to ask questions, and more. more

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The way we ask questions usually influences the answers we get. It may even determine whether we get an answer at all. This guide contains information on how to handle situations at work, where to go for outside help, how to ask questions, and more. more

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Question: I'm starting a new job. What are my rights at work? http://alis.alberta.ca/wr/wpr/rights.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10737 Mon, 18 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Find information on employment standards and workplace health and safety. more

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Find information on employment standards and workplace health and safety. more

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Tip Sheet: Apprenticeship in Alberta http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=183 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=7056 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 An apprenticeship training program is a combination of on-the-job training, work experience and technical training in a trade. From day one, apprentices earn a salary for their time on the job. more

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An apprenticeship training program is a combination of on-the-job training, work experience and technical training in a trade. From day one, apprentices earn a salary for their time on the job. more

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Occupational Profile: Parts Technician http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71003097 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10711 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Parts technicians are responsible for warehousing activities such as shipping and receiving, and planning and managing the flow of goods into, within and from organizations. This occupation is an apprenticeship. more

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Parts technicians are responsible for warehousing activities such as shipping and receiving, and planning and managing the flow of goods into, within and from organizations. This occupation is an apprenticeship. more

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Occupational Video: Parts Technician http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=387 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10715 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Parts technicians are responsible for warehousing activities such as shipping and receiving, and planning and managing the flow of goods into, within and from organizations. more

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Parts technicians are responsible for warehousing activities such as shipping and receiving, and planning and managing the flow of goods into, within and from organizations. more

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Question: I want to get into the trades. What do I need to do? http://alis.alberta.ca/ec/ep/pps/apprenticeship.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10722 Mon, 11 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Your first step is to find out about apprenticeship training. more

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Your first step is to find out about apprenticeship training. more

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Tip Sheet: Rural Routes: Work Search in Rural Alberta http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=11542 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=9382 Mon, 4 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Rural Alberta can be a great place to work and live. The province's smaller communities offer many advantages, including a slower pace, family-friendly activities and wide open spaces. more

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Rural Alberta can be a great place to work and live. The province's smaller communities offer many advantages, including a slower pace, family-friendly activities and wide open spaces. more

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Occupational Profile: Aboriginal Liaison http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71004121 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10696 Mon, 4 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Aboriginal liaisons help build and maintain positive and effective relationships between Aboriginal (First Nations, Metis and Inuit) and non-Aboriginal people who work for or are served by the liaison's employer. more

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Aboriginal liaisons help build and maintain positive and effective relationships between Aboriginal (First Nations, Metis and Inuit) and non-Aboriginal people who work for or are served by the liaison's employer. more

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Publication: What Works: Aboriginal Peoples http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=6100 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10702 Mon, 4 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 What Works: Aboriginal Peoples is a counsellor's resource that includes statistics, terminology, history and legislation related to Aboriginal people. Learn how to better help the people you serve. more

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What Works: Aboriginal Peoples is a counsellor's resource that includes statistics, terminology, history and legislation related to Aboriginal people. Learn how to better help the people you serve. more

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Question: How can I find out about the job outlook where I live? http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=3320 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10705 Mon, 4 Aug 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Labour (Job) market information can help you learn about the latest regional information on job outlooks, economic activity, local industries, training opportunities, employment trends and more. more

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Labour (Job) market information can help you learn about the latest regional information on job outlooks, economic activity, local industries, training opportunities, employment trends and more. 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 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 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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Publication: Education and Training Planner http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=64 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=9177 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0600 How do you choose an education and training program that will help you do the kind of work you want to do? Education and Training Planner helps you explore the programs and steps required for further education including researching, applying and budgeting. more

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How do you choose an education and training program that will help you do the kind of work you want to do? Education and Training Planner helps you explore the programs and steps required for further education including researching, applying and budgeting. more

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Tip Sheet: From Dreams to Action: Setting SMART Goals http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=138 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=10637 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 06:00:00 -0600 Your dreams or visions for your future can be powerful motivators. Setting goals based on your dreams will give you the strength and energy you'll need to face challenges and make changes in your life and career. more

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Your dreams or visions for your future can be powerful motivators. Setting goals based on your dreams will give you the strength and energy you'll need to face challenges and make changes in your life and career. more

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