Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Beware Bosses… Don’t Become A Voodoo Doll!

Posted on April 10th, by Lougie in Leadership, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Beware Bosses… Don’t Become A Voodoo Doll!

“A recent study has shown that giving employees a voodoo doll of the boss makes them happier. It allows them to take their frustrations out on the boss via a voodoo doll.  Participants reported “lower feelings of injustice” and said they were “far less likely to feel bitter” about their boss or supervisor.¹

Although this would … Read More »

Are you Changing HR Policies in the #metoo Era?

Posted on March 30th, by Henry Goldbeck in Human Resources, Industry Resources. Comments Off on Are you Changing HR Policies in the #metoo Era?

As those of us in the recruiting industry know, work norms are always shifting, but the #metoo movement is resulting in a systemic change, and its impact is now being felt on the front lines of human resources departments everywhere. HR practitioners have always walked a fine line, working to serve the interests of the … Read More »

Are You Ready for a Thriving Career in Engineering?

Posted on March 28th, by Henry Goldbeck in Engineering, Industry Resources. Comments Off on Are You Ready for a Thriving Career in Engineering?

Engineering remains one of the most desirable careers going into 2018. The number of engineers contributing to our workplace has grown over the last few years, adding over 7200 job opportunities in this field. 1

From the moment you wake up to your day-to-day routine everything around you is designed, built, and maintained by engineers. Specializing in … Read More »

Does Your Corporate Learning and Development Make the Grade?

Posted on March 23rd, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Case Studies, Henry Goldbeck, Leadership, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Does Your Corporate Learning and Development Make the Grade?

As a Canadian recruitment agency, it’s essential that our specialists have a clear understanding of the needs and aspirations of our candidates. In our fast-paced world, the pressure is always on for workers to increase and update their skills. To stay relevant employees want to be trained in the latest best practices and technologies, especially … Read More »

Seminar: Women in PR

Posted on March 7th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development, Company News. Comments Off on Seminar: Women in PR

 

Last week our Senior Recruiter, Alessia attended the Professional Development Seminar: Know Your Worth in PR. The seminar offered insight on how to market yourself and how to attract new clients. The market in Vancouver was recognized at competitive but not with an attractive compensation. Similar positions in Toronto offer a higher wage and compensation … Read More »