6 Effective Ways to Sell Yourself as a Remote Worker

6 Effective Ways to Sell Yourself as a Remote Worker

April 17th, 2018

By Matthew Lester, Toronto Startup Recruiter  Being a remote worker has never been a more realistic possibility, especially within the marketing industry. Recent studies suggest that about 37% of workers have telecommuted, up 30% from…

5 Savvy Tips for Recruiting Top Talent as a Start-Up

5 Savvy Tips for Recruiting Top Talent as a Start-Up

December 14th, 2017

By Matthew Lester, Toronto Startup Recruiter  Finding top talent is difficult. It’s even more difficult to attract and recruit talent as a start-up. You have limited resources. You are competing with other start-ups.  You are…

Do You Suck at Hiring? 5 Things that Hurt Your Ability to Recruit Great Candidates

Do You Suck at Hiring? 5 Things that Hurt Your Ability to Recruit Great Candidates

November 23rd, 2017

By Matthew Lester, Toronto Startup Recruiter  We all want to be that destination company – the organization in your industry where professionals by the thousands apply in hopes of getting the opportunity for a job…

How Canadian Superclusters Will Affect the Job Market

How Canadian Superclusters Will Affect the Job Market

October 19th, 2017

By Matthew Lester, Toronto Startup Recruiter  Growth and innovation are important to strengthen the Canadian economy and create more jobs. There has been a lot of talk about the potential impact Canadian superclusters will have…

Thinking of Joining a Start-up? How Do You Know Which Ones Have Legs?

Thinking of Joining a Start-up? How Do You Know Which Ones Have Legs?

October 12th, 2017

By Matthew Lester, Toronto Startup Recruiter  Have you considered changing up how and where you look for career opportunities? Have you considered working for a start-up? Many people have. One question most people are concerned…

More Funding Expected for Startup Hiring as Cryptocurrency ICOs Funding Increases

More Funding Expected for Startup Hiring as Cryptocurrency ICOs Funding Increases

September 19th, 2017

By Matthew Lester, Toronto Startup Recruiter  One of the biggest challenges for entrepreneurs and startups is raising enough capital to sustain operations in the early years. Pitching potential investors, networking, meeting with financial organizations, and…

Canada’s Fast-Track VISA Program Benefits Global Recruitment

Canada’s Fast-Track VISA Program Benefits Global Recruitment

September 1st, 2017

By Matthew Lester, Toronto StartUp Recruiter Access to qualified talent is a challenge for many organizations. In fact, many skilled positions go unfilled because Canadian companies cannot gain access to job candidates with the proper…

Is It Time to Loosen Up Your Finance Firm’s Dress Code?

Is It Time to Loosen Up Your Finance Firm’s Dress Code?

August 11th, 2017

When you think of the financial district and accounting firms, you think of rows and rows of employees in suits and business attire. However, this notion is starting to change as more firms are taking…

How Finance Professionals Can Turn an Internship Into a Full Time Job

How Finance Professionals Can Turn an Internship Into a Full Time Job

June 8th, 2017

An internship is your opportunity to show what you can do and prove to the company that you have what it takes to become a permanent member of the team. It’s not just a learning experience and getting to know what a real job in finance will be like.