Is Having a University Degree a Deal Breaker These Days?

Is Having a University Degree a Deal Breaker These Days?

April 13th, 2018

By Mary MacArthur, Toronto IT Recruiter Almost every job post you see today requires candidates to have a university degree or college diploma. Many positions require even more than a bachelor’s degree. Advanced post-graduate degrees…

5 Recruiting Rules for Texting Job Candidates

5 Recruiting Rules for Texting Job Candidates

April 12th, 2018

By Dave Speiran, Toronto Legal Recruiter Text messaging is one of the most effective and widely used forms of communication today. And millennials, a highly sought after group of candidates, are leading the way. So,…

Lousy at Conducting Job Interviews? Here’s Why

Lousy at Conducting Job Interviews? Here’s Why

April 10th, 2018

By Gary Hinde, Toronto Technology Recruiter If you’re lousy at conducting job interviews, your company will suffer. You will fail to effectively assess and compare candidates, and you will have less success in finding the…

Starting a New Job? Avoid These Common Mistakes

Starting a New Job? Avoid These Common Mistakes

April 3rd, 2018

By Felicia Smith, Toronto Legal Recruiter Starting a new job can be a big transition, especially in the first few weeks when everything is new, you are meeting different people every day, and you are…

Common But Misleading Accounting Career Myths

Common But Misleading Accounting Career Myths

March 20th, 2018

By Stephen Lecker, Toronto Financial Recruiter Accounting is boring. It’s only for people who are math experts. All you do is crunch numbers. These are some of the common myths you hear about accounting. And…

Money Talks! More Than Half of Canadians Asking for Raise in 2018

Money Talks! More Than Half of Canadians Asking for Raise in 2018

March 9th, 2018

By Randy Quarin, Co-Founder & Emerging Technology Recruiter Money is a sensitive topic for employees and employers. Many people feel undervalued and underpaid. Lots of companies feel like they overpay for some employees. But money…

High Times Ahead – What You Need to Know About Hiring in the Canadian Cannabis Industry

High Times Ahead – What You Need to Know About Hiring in the Canadian Cannabis Industry

March 6th, 2018

By Phil Frappier, Toronto Cannabis Recruiter  It’s time to inhale and accept the fact that the cannabis industry is happening. The Green Rush is in full bloom and here to stay. With the Federal Government…

Want to Get Promoted? Avoid These Unflattering Behaviours

Want to Get Promoted? Avoid These Unflattering Behaviours

March 2nd, 2018

By Priscilla Poirier, Toronto IT Recruiter We all want to get promoted. You work hard and you want to be rewarded with increased responsibility – AND more money. But too many people assume promotions are readily…

Can Being a Team Player Hurt Your Chances of Getting Hired?

Can Being a Team Player Hurt Your Chances of Getting Hired?

February 13th, 2018

By Felicia Smith, Toronto Legal Recruiter Since we were kids, we were always encouraged to play well with others. We were told to put the team first and get along with our teammates. There has…