4 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Matters In a Candidate

4 Reasons Why Emotional Intelligence Matters In a Candidate

September 10th, 2019

Emotional intelligence matters. According to Toronto recruiters, it’s one of the most in-demand job skills companies are seeking in candidates. Interviews are no longer just about the hard skills outlined on a candidate’s resume. Companies…

Are You Ready to Take the Next Step in Your Finance Career? 4 Things to Consider

Are You Ready to Take the Next Step in Your Finance Career? 4 Things to Consider

August 22nd, 2019

There comes a point in everyone’s career when they feel ready to take the next step, but this doesn’t always mean you are truly ready. It’s important to not only feel ready but be ready….

4 Things To Do When You Lose a Top Employee

4 Things To Do When You Lose a Top Employee

June 7th, 2019

No one wants to think about losing their best employee, but it happens. And it can happen to your organization. Employees have never been more willing and likely to leave than today. Candidates know they…

3 Insider Tips for Landing Your Ideal Job in the Finance Industry

3 Insider Tips for Landing Your Ideal Job in the Finance Industry

May 17th, 2019

Most finance professionals have a job goal in mind. You want to make it to a specific level within an organization or hold a certain job title. Landing your ideal job in the finance industry…

How to Get a Competitive Recruiting Advantage in a Tight Job Market

How to Get a Competitive Recruiting Advantage in a Tight Job Market

March 12th, 2019

It’s slim pickings for top talent today. Companies across all industries are struggling to find and recruit top talent. If your recruiting process is not strong, you’ll face an uphill battle to find and hire…

Should You Hire an Overqualified Candidate?

Should You Hire an Overqualified Candidate?

February 15th, 2018

By Brandon Young, Toronto Financial Recruiter Each hiring decision you make will impact your company. Ideally, you want to find the right candidate for the job – you want someone with the right skill set,…

Finance and Accounting Industry Employment Trends to Watch

Finance and Accounting Industry Employment Trends to Watch

December 7th, 2017

By Brandon Young, Toronto Financial Recruiter The finance industry is changing quickly. Mergers, consolidations, and technology are all changing how companies hire and the skillset required by candidates. While the job market is expected to…

Want to Get Hired at a Start-up? How to Position Yourself for the Gig Economy

Want to Get Hired at a Start-up? How to Position Yourself for the Gig Economy

October 6th, 2017

By Brandon Young, Toronto Financial Recruiter How you look for a job, the companies you consider, and the type of roles available to candidates has never been more diverse. We are entering the era of…

Top Skills That Benefit Financial Candidates

Top Skills That Benefit Financial Candidates

September 7th, 2017

By Brandon Young, Toronto Financial Services & Insurance Recruiter The job market is a competitive landscape. Whether you work in finance, are an accountant, or work in any other industry, getting the inside track and…