3 Key Hiring Insights from LinkedIn’s Head of Recruiting

3 Key Hiring Insights from LinkedIn’s Head of Recruiting

February 7th, 2017

Recently, LinkedIn’s head of recruiting, Brendan Browne, shares a few of his insights about the current state of recruiting – including where most recruiters are falling short.

Canada’s Best Employers for 2017: Who’s On The List?

Canada’s Best Employers for 2017: Who’s On The List?

December 23rd, 2016

The Aon Best Employers in Canada study provides you with some insights into the companies you should consider in 2017

5 Go-to Unconventional Interview Questions Headhunters Ask

5 Go-to Unconventional Interview Questions Headhunters Ask

August 30th, 2016

A tech CEO contact of mine always puts his phone on the table during the start of an interview and sees if his candidate does the same. If they do he casually asks them about their phone and phone choice, to break the ice but also as an opportunity to understand how they make decisions as well as their approach to technology.

LinkedIn Releases List of Top Companies to Work For

LinkedIn Releases List of Top Companies to Work For

July 7th, 2016

All employees want to work for the best companies, and all companies want to be regarded as a top company to work for.

Canada’s Best Jobs – Is Your Job on the List?

Canada’s Best Jobs – Is Your Job on the List?

July 5th, 2016

Whether you are going to college and trying to determine your major, are just starting your career, looking to take the next step in your career, or it’s time for a career change, this list will provide you with a broad view of the best jobs available in Canada today and for the next few years.

36 Reasons to Work at IQ PARTNERS

36 Reasons to Work at IQ PARTNERS

March 31st, 2016

We had trouble articulating the secret sauce that sets us apart from other recruitment firms, so we asked each of our IQ PARTNERS recruiters why they choose to work here… and got 36 unique answers. Here they are, in no particular order:

Meet the Headhunter: Aaron Walker, Technology Recruiter

Meet the Headhunter: Aaron Walker, Technology Recruiter

December 1st, 2015

IQ PARTNERS would like you to get to know some of our recruiters. Each month we ask one of them the same 10 questions about their lives, the headhunting business, and what you should know as a talent seeker or candidate in the current job market. This month, meet Toronto-based Technology Recruiter, Aaron Walker.

Recruiter-Proof Your Business: Show Appreciation

Recruiter-Proof Your Business: Show Appreciation

November 27th, 2015

Turnover rates are 31% lower in companies with effective recognition. In step four we discuss how the emotional satisfaction of ‘being appreciated’ has been shown to be far more important than financial compensation when it comes to motivating employees… and it costs companies nothing!

What Does the New Liberal Majority Government Mean for the Job Market?

What Does the New Liberal Majority Government Mean for the Job Market?

November 3rd, 2015

A change in government could re-energize companies’ confidence in the economy, and this new spending mindset by the Liberals could have a filter down effect, resulting in companies investing in new hires in the coming year.