Industry News & Insights

Two women talking in an office

How to read people

Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 24, 2014 11:16 am


If you want to know what someone is thinking, there are clues in the direction their feet are pointing and the size of their pupils.



Category: Hiring Advice, Industry News & Insights, Management, Recruitment Challenges,
The #BanBossy movement encourages young girls to become leaders

Bossy or just assertive?

Melissa Allen| Mar 14, 2014 09:06 pm


Are you bossy or just assertive? Well that depends on whether you’re a girl or a boy…and Sheryl Sandberg’s #BanBossy movement aims to change that.



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Where Canadians look for work

[Infographic] Where are Canadians looking for work?

Peter Harris| Mar 12, 2014 10:07 am


Canadians are continuing to search for jobs outside of their home province in great numbers. Who is the most willing to move, and where are the top targeted destinations for work?



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Manpower Employment Outlook - Q2 2014

Canadian hiring for the spring – Where the jobs will and won’t be created

Peter Harris| Mar 11, 2014 09:35 am


A new survey of the hiring intentions of Canadian employers across the country reveals which regions and industries are expecting growth – and where the hiring is slowing down.



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Meditating business men

Do this to have a smarter, more productive workplace

Elizabeth Bromstein| Mar 7, 2014 08:17 pm


The one thing has been proven in studies to improve decision making and increase productivity.



Category: Industry News & Insights, Management,
Employment in Canada hols steady

Canadian job market: The top trends in job creation and hiring for spring 2014

Peter Harris| Mar 7, 2014 10:05 am


Job creation in Canada remained relatively flat last month, with the unemployment rate holding steady at 7.0%. With that in mind, the team takes a look at some key trends in hiring, to see where most of the new opportunities are.



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Woman sitting at a desk and stretching

Sedentary careers are deadly

Elizabeth Bromstein| Feb 24, 2014 07:23 pm


If you’re sitting for several hours a day, you are putting your health and life at risk. How can we combat all that sedentary time in our day-to-day work lives?



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Hiring in hospitality

What you need to know about hiring in hospitality this year

Melissa Allen| Feb 21, 2014 10:28 pm


By 2015, Canadian Hospitality predicts that Canada will need an additional 300,000 hospitality workers. Here are three quick tips to help you hire better in hospitality.



Category: Hiring Advice, Industry News & Insights, Recruitment Challenges, Small Business,
Confessions of a hiring manager

Confessions from the hiring manager’s side of the desk: here’s what most candidates don’t know

Peter Harris| Feb 8, 2014 12:12 pm


You see a job posting online. You write up your cover letter and prepare your resume and hit the Apply button. Here’s what happens next from the recruiter’s point of view.



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Canada kicks off 2014 with solid gains in employment

Canada kicks off 2014 with solid gains in employment

Peter Harris| Feb 7, 2014 04:19 pm


The Canadian economy recovered from December’s surprising job losses with increased employment in January. Here’s a look at the industries seeing the most significant growth right now.



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