Should You Take the Job? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting an Offer

Should You Take the Job? 5 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting an Offer

November 29th, 2016

As headhunters we know that switching jobs is a big deal in someone’s life. After all, most of us spend the majority of our waking hours at work. That’s why we do our best to ensure our candidates are taking the right next step for their careers before we place them. Are you considering changing jobs? Ask yourself these questions first.

Meet the Headhunter: Stephen Lecker, Accounting & Finance Recruiter

Meet the Headhunter: Stephen Lecker, Accounting & Finance Recruiter

November 25th, 2016

To help you get to know the headhunter on the other end of the phone, each month we at IQ PARTNERS profile one of our recruiters by asking them the same 10 questions. This month, meet Toronto headhunter Stephen Lecker.

5 Things You MUST Do After a Job Interview (video)

5 Things You MUST Do After a Job Interview (video)

November 24th, 2016

You’ve just had a killer interview. You jibed with the hiring manager, are excited about the opportunity, and even met a few potential team members you liked… and now the waiting game begins. Marketing Recruiter Catherine Lund breaks down what to do next to improve your chances of getting the job.

The Importance of Diversity in the Workplace

The Importance of Diversity in the Workplace

November 22nd, 2016

Many organizations are now more focused than ever on creating a diverse workforce that reflects society and the people they serve, and taking steps to create a diverse and inclusive organizational culture will only become more important in the years to come.

How Marketers Can Protect Their Personal Brand During Career Changes

How Marketers Can Protect Their Personal Brand During Career Changes

November 18th, 2016

Each career move you make will have an impact on your personal brand and how you are perceived by potential employers.

How Important Are Industry Connections for Finance Professionals?

How Important Are Industry Connections for Finance Professionals?

November 17th, 2016

Who you know remains one of the biggest factors when looking for a job or making a career move. This is particularly important in the finance industry where competition for jobs is high.

LinkedIn Survey Outlines Top In Demand Skills for 2017

LinkedIn Survey Outlines Top In Demand Skills for 2017

November 15th, 2016

LinkedIn recently unveiled the top skills that they believe can get you hired in 2017. Based on their data, they have put together a list of the top 10 skills that are in demand globally and top skills by country.

Has Digital Recruiting Put the Power in the Hands of the Talent?

Has Digital Recruiting Put the Power in the Hands of the Talent?

November 11th, 2016

Every hiring decision you make will have a direct impact on your company, and online or digital recruiting has only made finding great talent even more challenging.

How to Fix the Turnover Problem in your Marketing Department

How to Fix the Turnover Problem in your Marketing Department

November 10th, 2016

Roles, requirements, strategies, and technology are continuously changing. Unfortunately, for many organizations and marketing agencies, this means a high level of employee turnover and a constant hiring cycle.