ALIS News http://alis.alberta.ca ALIS News alis.alberta.ca en Government of Alberta Tue, 28 Apr 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 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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Occupational Video: Millwright http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=384 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12091 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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Alberta Career and Industry Outlook http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=3522 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12094 Mon, 16 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Alberta Career and Industry Outlook: Economic and Other Trends Affecting the World of Work of 2015 can help employers looking for workforce or industry trends, workers in transition, or recent graduates make work-related decisions and better prepare for the future. more

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Alberta Career and Industry Outlook: Economic and Other Trends Affecting the World of Work of 2015 can help employers looking for workforce or industry trends, workers in transition, or recent graduates make work-related decisions and better prepare for the future. more

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Question: Where can I find more information about a company or indusry I would like to work for? http://alis.alberta.ca/js/icr/lmi1.html http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12098 Mon, 16 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 ALIS' company and industry research web page has links to business directories, company websites, regional profiles and more. more

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ALIS' company and industry research web page has links to business directories, company websites, regional profiles and more. more

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Transfer Alberta App for Your iPhone or Android Devices http://transferalberta.ca http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12167 Fri, 13 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Information about admissions, transfer and educational opportunities in Alberta is now at your fingertips. The new Transfer Alberta App for Android and iPhone devices can help you search for course or program transfer credits between post-secondary institutions and find high school upgrading information for post-secondary admission. Knowing ahead of time what courses and programs transfer between colleges and universities can help you better plan your future. more

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Information about admissions, transfer and educational opportunities in Alberta is now at your fingertips. The new Transfer Alberta App for Android and iPhone devices can help you search for course or program transfer credits between post-secondary institutions and find high school upgrading information for post-secondary admission. Knowing ahead of time what courses and programs transfer between colleges and universities can help you better plan your future. more

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Tip Sheet: Job Loss 2: Coping with Change http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html?EK=12441 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12068 Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Are you having difficulty adjusting to a recent job loss? Losing your job can affect every aspect of your life. Job Loss 2: Coping with Change can help you deal with the emotional turmoil of losing your job. more

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Are you having difficulty adjusting to a recent job loss? Losing your job can affect every aspect of your life. Job Loss 2: Coping with Change can help you deal with the emotional turmoil of losing your job. more

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Occupational Profile: Administrative Assistant http://occinfo.alis.alberta.ca/occinfopreview/info/browse-occupations/occupation-profile.html?id=71003244 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12072 Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Administrative assistants perform administrative duties ranging from general office tasks to acting as special assistants in particular departments. more

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Administrative assistants perform administrative duties ranging from general office tasks to acting as special assistants in particular departments. more

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Occupational Video: Administrative Assistant http://alis.alberta.ca/videoplayer/player.aspx?c=Occupation&vk=4544 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12075 Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 Administrative assistants perform administrative duties ranging from general office tasks to acting as special assistants in particular departments. more

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Administrative assistants perform administrative duties ranging from general office tasks to acting as special assistants in particular departments. more

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Publication: Easy Reading Work and You - Make Some Job Choices http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/careershop/showproduct.html?DisplayCode=PRODUCT&EntityKey=9348 http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12078 Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 The first career planning book in the Easy Reading series uses stories, checklists and exercises to help adults with low literacy create a short list of 1 to 3 jobs to investigate further. more

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The first career planning book in the Easy Reading series uses stories, checklists and exercises to help adults with low literacy create a short list of 1 to 3 jobs to investigate further. more

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Question: Where can I find out about occupations I'm interested in? http://alis.alberta.ca/occinfo http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/news.html?NK=12082 Mon, 9 Mar 2015 06:00:00 -0600 If you are considering a career change, OCCinfo features more than 550 occupational profiles for you to explore including employment outlook and advancement, duties and working conditions, certification requirements and wage and salary ranges. more

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If you are considering a career change, OCCinfo features more than 550 occupational profiles for you to explore including employment outlook and advancement, duties and working conditions, certification requirements and wage and salary ranges. more

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