Watch: Here’s What Happens When You Accept a Counteroffer

Watch: Here’s What Happens When You Accept a Counteroffer

July 26th, 2018

So you’ve been offered a new job. You meet with your current manager to quit, and they offer you a counteroffer. What happens next? Watch Startup Recruiter Matt Lester explain what happens when you accept…

Watch: The 5 Habits of Highly Un-Hireable Candidates

Watch: The 5 Habits of Highly Un-Hireable Candidates

June 28th, 2018

When it comes to recruiting, some candidates aren’t right for the job… and some are simply un-hireable. To avoid hiring a bad candidate, watch Startup Recruiter Matthew Lester explain 5 red flags to watch out…

4 Common Hiring Challenges That Small Businesses Need To Overcome

4 Common Hiring Challenges That Small Businesses Need To Overcome

May 17th, 2018

By Matthew Lester, Toronto Startup Recruiter  Finding the best employees possible is the goal for all companies when hiring. All companies face hiring challenges. Small businesses in particular face a number of unique challenges when…

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…