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Curated career advice and job search news for the week of October 10th, 2022…

3 ‘recession-proof’ skills that are in-demand even during a downturn, according to economists

As economists debate whether or not a recession is coming soon – and how bad it will be – the fear of being laid off, or not being able to find work, might be in the back of your mind. Record-high inflation and a string of high-profile layoffs have left working professionals across the U.S.

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16 Recession-Proof Skills That Always Look Good on Your Resume

If a recession hits, you'll be thankful you have these skills on your resume. Here are 16 recession-proof skills that could help you find a job.

2022 Best Sample Answers to Tell Me about Yourself Interview Question

One of the most typical interview questions (especially for screening interview, and first round of interviews), and in some extreme cases, it can be the only question you will get ( they will either hire you, or send you home right after your answer). But more often than not, it is an icebreaker question.

Should you change jobs in a recession?

There may be no better time for Canadians to switch jobs given record low unemployment and the tight labour market. Yet many workers worry about making a change as the economy slows and recession fears mount, bringing with it the increased risk of layoffs.

Chris Kidd

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