The links below have been compiled to help job seekers through every stage of their job search. Whether you want to research local job opportunities, prepare for an interview, learn your rights as a worker in Ontario or develop practical skills, these resources can help. Click any of the links below to find out more:


The COVID-19 situation is rapidly changing. To help you stay informed we’ve put together a list of some key government information sources related to COVID-19, employment, and benefits:

Business resources

  • Canada Business app – Mobile app from the Government of Canada to make it even easier to find government programs and services for businesses.

Job boards and job search


Building self-reliance

Community and Recreation

Disability and the workplace

  • AODA guidelines – Information about the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).
  • Workplace roles fact sheet – Facts about the duties of employers, unions, and workers in relation to people with disabilities.
  • Guide to the Disability Tax Credit – This guide from TurboTax explains the disability tax credit, the approval process, and how to claim the credit when filing your taxes.

Education and Skills Development


Job interviews and resumes

Language and Literacy

Maintaining mental health

  • Managing anger – Tips and techniques for managing anger.
  • Managing anxiety – Advice for handling both day-to-day and long-term stress from the Anxiety and Depression Association of America.
  • Managing stress – An archive of stress-related articles, covering topics like coping with long work hours and life changes.
  • Positive visualization – Information on the benefits of positive visualization when preparing for job interviews.


  • LinkedIn – A popular social media platform specifically for professional networking.

Occupational research


  • Dunning-Kruger effect – A summary of “why we overestimate our competence”.
  • Healthy choices – An overview of healthy lifestyle choices including information about nutrition, activity, and hygiene.
  • Holland Code career test – Information about the “Holland Career” codes, and an online version of the quiz.
  • Holland Code careers – Information about careers specific to “Holland Career” codes.
  • Learning styles – Information about different learning styles, including an online learning styles assessment.
  • Problem solving strategies – Description of more than fifty problem-solving techniques.


Workplace Communication and Conflict resolution

Workplace Health & safety

Workplace Skills and training

Job bank resources

Connect to the Government of Canada resources to search for Canadian jobs, explore careers and labour market trends.

Steps to Justice resources

Information on a range of legal subjects including immigration, housing and employment law.

These external links are provided to job seekers as a convenience and do not constitute an endorsement by VPI Working Solutions. VPI Working Solutions is not responsible for any of the content of external sites.