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August Labour Report: Talent squeeze slightly loosens its grip

After months of record-breaking, historic unemployment lows, Statistics Canada reported a rise of the unemployment rate by 0.5 percentage points last month to 5.4%. Statistics Canada notes this is…

Sep 14, 2022 3:17:54 PM

It’s time to stop filtering out ‘job hoppers‘

When sifting through hundreds of resumes, hiring managers need to make efficient decisions to create a qualified candidate shortlist. One simple way to do this is to filter out perceived “red flags”…

Dec 15, 2021 12:48:54 PM

25 powerful words to make your resume more impactful

Every one of us has been guilty of using buzzwords when describing job responsibilities in our resumes. However, overused clichés can actually make your resume look less genuine and harder to stand…

May 26, 2021 1:00:44 PM

Talent assessment: 5 reasons why businesses need them

In today’s competitive world, finding the right talent for your team is a common business priority. Compounding this activity is the pent-up hiring demand from the past 12 months of the pandemic,…

Mar 31, 2021 1:07:48 PM

Looking for talent? Here are 5 things candidates are looking for in 2021

As businesses across Canada struggle to bounce back after another COVID-19 wave, one of the priorities employers in Canada will have in the new year, is attracting the best candidates from a robust…

Dec 16, 2020 8:30:00 AM

6 skills you must look for in your next Construction Manager

While the Covid-19 pandemic has impacted a majority of business sectors across Canada, Construction has managed to somewhat thrive through the ongoing tough times. This was possible in part due to…

Nov 18, 2020 1:44:10 PM