Industry News & Insights

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How you can help support refugees looking for work

Elizabeth Bromstein| November 11, 2015 02:29 pm

We’re creating an online space where new arrivals to Canada can find the tools and resources they need to help themselves find work.

Category: Human Resources, Industry News & Insights
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Stop trying to make me have fun

Elizabeth Bromstein| November 10, 2015 02:23 pm

An employees willingness or unwillingness to have fun shouldn’t affect their chances of advancement or your opinion of their performance.

Category: Human Resources, Industry News & Insights, Management
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10 times when you should just keep your mouth shut

Elizabeth Bromstein| October 25, 2015 05:40 pm

Knowing when you to open your mouth and when to keep it shut is a valuable wisdom. We all sometimes don’t speak up when we should, and do speak when we shouldn’t. Successful people know the value of keeping quiet.

Category: Industry News & Insights
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Montreal is the worst place in Canada to grow a business (report)

Elizabeth Bromstein| October 23, 2015 04:10 pm

Montreal is apparently a really terrible place to grow your business. This is according to a new report from the Canadian Federation of Independent Businesses, which ranks the QC city as the absolute worst place in Canada – 121st out of 121 – for business.

Category: Industry News & Insights
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Six ways to successfully use social media for recruiting

Elizabeth Bromstein| September 30, 2015 11:19 am

Are you maximizing the true potential of social for recruiting? Here are six ways to do that.

Category: Human Resources, Industry News & Insights, Recruitment Challenges
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The world’s coolest offices 2015

Elizabeth Bromstein| September 17, 2015 12:53 pm

If you want to attract the best and brightest to work at your organization, you might have to up your office environment game.

Category: Industry News & Insights, Recruitment Challenges
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Six steps to inspiring loyalty in your employees

Elizabeth Bromstein| September 15, 2015 01:11 pm

Retaining talent can be a challenge these days. Here are six ways to get your employees to stay.

Category: Human Resources, Industry News & Insights, Management
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What you know about millennials is wrong, basically

Elizabeth Bromstein| September 2, 2015 04:19 pm

A new report suggests that employers looking to appeal to millennials – a group of about 85 million people in the U.S. and 8.5 million in Canada – should stop trying to lump them into one mass market.

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Don’t trust anyone. New study shows a third of your employees would sell your data

Elizabeth Bromstein| August 25, 2015 04:41 pm

In the aftermath of the recent Ashley Madison debacle people are probably wondering how safe their information is with any given organization. And if you think your data is safe with your employees, you might be kidding yourself.

Category: Industry News & Insights, Management

Five signs your management team sucks

Elizabeth Bromstein| July 21, 2015 02:12 pm

Bad management will poison a whole operation. Here are five signs you need to clean out your senior team.

Category: Industry News & Insights