Why Haven’t I Heard Back? 10 Reasons Why the Hiring Decision Is Taking So Long

Why Haven’t I Heard Back? 10 Reasons Why the Hiring Decision Is Taking So Long

March 29th, 2024

You find the perfect job and apply for it. Check! You get a call back for an interview and book it. Check! You have a great interview and you feel like you have a good…

How Can ChatGPT Help You Craft Your Career Path?

How Can ChatGPT Help You Craft Your Career Path?

March 28th, 2024

Defining your career path is challenging, but it’s a worthwhile exercise. As a recruiter, it’s something I ask job candidates about all the time. While outlining a career path sounds simple enough, there’s a lot…

The Battle Over Remote Vs. In-Office Work: Who’s Winning in 2024?

The Battle Over Remote Vs. In-Office Work: Who’s Winning in 2024?

February 27th, 2024

The debate about whether to work remotely or in the office rages in 2024. About 20% of the Canadian Workforce worked remotely at the height of the pandemic and many people continue to do so…

6 Career Resolutions We Should All Make in 2024

6 Career Resolutions We Should All Make in 2024

January 3rd, 2024

What are your career resolutions for 2024? Have you given it much thought? Maybe you have some loose ideas bouncing around in your mind. Perhaps you haven’t even started to consider resolutions yet. Or, you…

Hiring in the Age of AI: The Good, The Bad & The Scary

Hiring in the Age of AI: The Good, The Bad & The Scary

October 31st, 2023

AI is no longer the future, it’s the present. There are just as many people in favour of it as there are afraid of its potential. And, its use is widespread across any industry you…

How to Ace a Second Interview: 8 Tips from an Executive Search Firm

How to Ace a Second Interview: 8 Tips from an Executive Search Firm

October 12th, 2023

You’ve had a successful first interview and you’ve been invited to a second. Even though it may seem like another hurdle, it’s a great sign. You’re on the short list of candidates and you have…

Employee Retention Rates are Increasing, But Why?

Employee Retention Rates are Increasing, But Why?

September 19th, 2023

If you ask anyone who works in  executive search in Toronto, they’ll tell you that retention is a challenge. Finding great people is only part of the recruitment process. You also have to work diligently…

Will Remote Work Lead to “the Uberization of the Workforce”?

Will Remote Work Lead to “the Uberization of the Workforce”?

August 22nd, 2023

The pandemic proved that employees could get work done, regardless of where they are located. In the past, companies were not so keen on outsourcing work because they had less trust in people doing the…

4 Phrases That Scream BAD COMPANY CULTURE in an Interview

4 Phrases That Scream BAD COMPANY CULTURE in an Interview

February 23rd, 2023

Finding a great job in 2023 is challenging. There are new economic conditions to deal with, companies are still recovering from the pandemic, and there has been a lot of change over the past couple…