Although most of the younger generation are mesmerized by technological advancements and pursue a career in the digital world, there are many with college degrees that still prefer to choose traditional career paths. Moreover, competition is few and far between on traditional career paths. Let us take a look at the 7 most popular old time jobs that are making a comeback in Canada in the recent years.


Based on the information from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 60,400 new carpenters have chosen the trade as a career in the year 2014. As most of the people want unique and well-furnished homes, the demand for carpenters are soaring like never before. Carpentry is becoming a popular occupation in Canada since the past few years. It offers multitude of opportunities for growth and creativity which explains the reason for its comeback.


Although butchery has been around for times immemorial, the trade had practically vanished with the advent of large meat shops. But now, artisan butchers are making a comeback by providing multitude of choices and personalized services. There has been a substantial rise in the number of butchers in the last few years. Artisan butchers make a handsome amount every year with their professional skills.

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