Post-COVID-19 economy will put people back to work, but it won’t be in all the same jobs: Don Pittis

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a sign on a wooden pole: Real estate data later today from the Canadian Real Estate Association is expected to show persistent strength, but post-recovery employment will depend on a different set of jobs.


Real estate data later today from the Canadian Real Estate Association is expected to show persistent strength, but post-recovery employment will depend on a different set of jobs.

Propelled by sharp cuts in interest rates, so far it seems the housing market and the jobs it generates will continue to be a linchpin of the Canadian economy.

While many credible voices, including Evan Siddall at the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, have warned we may be setting ourselves up for a fall, home sales and construction show few signs of slumping in Canada’s hottest markets.

Today’s latest data from the Canadian Real Estate Association will provide a clearer picture, but if housing persists throughout the current pandemic as prime job creator, it may be a special case.

Just as industries renew themselves through the process of creative destruction during economic downturns, research conducted long before the current crisis indicates that

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How to make more money in 2020 (without a lot of work)

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Whenever you go to Google to find out how to make more money, you’re subject to the same old suggestions that don’t work.

If you’re here, you want different, and that’s exactly what I’m going to give you by NOT giving you a 100+ list of things that stopped making money back when dial-up was the new kid on the block.

In other words, here are some of the best ways you can start making extra money in 2020.

The 3 best ways to make more money

  1. Tap into hidden income
  2. Negotiate a raise
  3. Start a side hustle

There are plenty of other ways to make more money — but these three are my favorite.

Let’s get started.

Having more than one stream of income can help you through tough economic times. Learn how to start earning money on the side with my FREE Ultimate Guide to Making Money

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5 Ways To Build Your Personal Brand At Work

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The idea of being a “quiet leader” has always appealed to me. I was never a fan of colleagues who seemed to brag or self-promote at work. However, early on in my career, my manager told me that if no one else in the company actually knows about my work accomplishments, those accomplishments won’t really count for much.

Hearing this was a bit of a rude awakening for me. Up until that point, I’d always presumed that my work would speak for itself. I assumed that if I worked hard, the quality and impact would be obvious.

However, as someone who spent the majority of my career working in brand marketing, I quickly discovered the power and necessity of positive PR on the growth and positive trajectory of products and brands. So it didn’t take long for me to realize that my own internal PR within an organization would have

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