Career Profile: Electric Motor System Technician

by Susan Huebert

Some people love to take motors apart and put them back together. Does that describe you? If so, you might want to consider becoming an electric motor system technician. This […]

How to Prepare for a Trades Apprenticeship After Highschool

by Meghan Brown

Are you planning to apprentice in a trade after graduation?  If that’s your goal, it’s a good idea to start organizing yourself during your highschool years to make sure that […]

Work Where You Want: Outdoor versus Indoor Trades

by Meghan Brown

By the time you’re deciding on a trades career, chances are you have a good idea whether you prefer working outdoors, or indoors.  Since there is a broad range of […]

Career Profile: Drywall finisher and Plasterer

by Susan Huebert

If you look at the walls of your house or apartment, you see paint or wallpaper. Have you ever looked behind the surface? If your home is like most buildings […]

Incognito – 4 Jobs that You Didn’t Know Were Skilled Trades

by Rochelle C. Pangilinan

Trades play an important role in Canadian economy, but sadly, misconceptions still persist about the profession. Some people continue to believe that it’s wholly a man’s world, while some carry […]

How to Use Technology and Idea Generating to Build a Non-Traditional Career Path in the Modern World

by Anthony Teles

Work is changing. We have seen it in rapidly accelerating technology. We have read about it with more and more statistics showing a decrease in job stability and the rise […]