Get your weekly roundup of the what happened in the world hiring and job search this week:

  1. The Canadian job market has taken an unexpected tumble, losing 54,500 jobs in March, the worst loss in more than four years.
  2. News doesn’t seem to be much better in States. Even MacDonald’s is requiring a bachelor’s degree and two years’ experience just to be a cashier!
  3. It only gets wackier for job seekers – popular news site BuzzFeed has posted a job that states: “Instead of a cover letter, please send us instructions on how to make a peanut butter and jelly sandwich.”
  4. Take a look at what your office will be like in 2020.
  5. And for your dose of Friday LOLs, here’s the Ultimate Round-Up of April Fools 2013.


Have a great weekend everyone!


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