What’s Your Brand? How It Impacts Your Recruiting Efforts

What’s Your Brand? How It Impacts Your Recruiting Efforts

April 6th, 2018

By Riel LaPointe, Toronto Financial & IT Recruiter Finance companies are not exactly known for their company brands. What your brand says about you as an employer can have a huge impact on your recruiting…

Why You Should Reconsider Applying for That Job

Why You Should Reconsider Applying for That Job

February 22nd, 2018

By Riel LaPointe, Toronto Financial & IT Recruiter Searching for a job can be exhausting. There are hundreds of job posts to read through for a given profession. Once you find a job that catches…

Does Your Resume Suck? 5 Traits of the Worst Resumes

Does Your Resume Suck? 5 Traits of the Worst Resumes

October 13th, 2017

By Riel LaPointe, Toronto Financial & IT Recruiter We all want to have a great resume. We want a resume that will grab a recruiter or hiring manager’s attention and get us called for job…

Your Resume and LinkedIn Are Different – Treat Them as Such

Your Resume and LinkedIn Are Different – Treat Them as Such

August 22nd, 2017

By Riel LaPointe, Toronto Financial & IT Recruiter Getting your foot in the door, getting noticed by recruiters, and taking the next step in your career can be challenging. You are competing with so many…

4 Top Challenges for Modern Recruiters

4 Top Challenges for Modern Recruiters

June 2nd, 2017

Figuring out the best ways to connect with hiring companies and top talent in person and online and providing a unique experience in a highly competitive industry is important for success.

Earth Day – 25 Ways to Reduce Your Office’s Environmental Impact

Earth Day – 25 Ways to Reduce Your Office’s Environmental Impact

April 18th, 2017

Today is the one day of the year where people around the world collectively demonstrate support for environmental protection. It’s also a great reminder to everyone that there is still a lot of work to be done, and many things we can do individually and collectively to lessen our impact on the environment.

DON’T Overlook The Importance of Soft Skills

DON’T Overlook The Importance of Soft Skills

March 16th, 2017

Identifying employees with the right soft skills is crucial to building a strong talent mix and setting your team up for success, and yet leaders are struggling to find and nurture these skills

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.

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.