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Hiring Habits of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

Hiring Habits of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies

August 28th, 2014

As executive headhunters, we know that hiring better is the key to rapid growth in any company. Your people are your greatest asset. PROFITguide.com writes, “The leaders of the PROFIT 500 have hired a lot of people in the past few years; they created more than 34,000 net full-time equivalent positions between 2008 and 2013, so they’ve mastered the art of screening and bringing in candidates”. Here are our top 5 favourites. We use these tactics every day here at IQ PARTNERS to hire internally, and advise our clients to do the same:

IQ PARTNERS in the News: Bruce Powell on Recruitment Chemistry & the Key to Finding the Person Who Will Fit Right In

IQ PARTNERS in the News: Bruce Powell on Recruitment Chemistry & the Key to Finding the Person Who Will Fit Right In

June 17th, 2014

IQ PARTNERS’ Founding Partner, Bruce Powell, was recently interviewed by the Financial Post for an article on culture fit in hiring. The article discusses the importance of hiring for culture fit and some tips and strategies that top companies are using. You can read the full article here:

IQ PARTNERS In The News: Randy Quarin In The Globe And Mail On LinkedIn & Recruiting

IQ PARTNERS In The News: Randy Quarin In The Globe And Mail On LinkedIn & Recruiting

January 14th, 2014

IQ PARTNERS’ Senior Partner Randy Quarin was recently interviewed by the Globe and Mail for one of their Editors’ Picks on job hunting in the selfie era. The article discusses how the industry has changed and what is currently changing in the recruiting game, such as video interviews and the use of LinkedIn and other social media sites. You can read the full article here:

IQ PARTNERS In The News: Bruce Powell In The Globe And Mail On Marketing Professionals

IQ PARTNERS In The News: Bruce Powell In The Globe And Mail On Marketing Professionals

September 18th, 2013

IQ PARTNERS Managing Partner Bruce Powell was recently interviewed by the Globe and Mail for their careers’ series with a focus on marketing professionals. This series reviews various jobs and provides information about  job descriptions, qualifications,…

Top 5 Headhunter/Recruiter Blogs From 2012

Top 5 Headhunter/Recruiter Blogs From 2012

January 3rd, 2013

2012 has come and gone but there were some great blogs that we don’t want to leave behind. Here are our top 5 blogs from last year. 1. Top 5 Myths About Headhunters/Recruiters by Carly-Anne Fairlie, Toronto-based…

5 Hiring Trends for 5 Years

5 Hiring Trends for 5 Years

October 10th, 2012

This week’s Marketing Magazine has come out with its annual 2012 Salary Benchmarks. Always a terrific issue. Marketing asked IQ PARTNERS managing partner Bruce Powell to share his thoughts on hiring trends for the next…