A new survey of HR professionals and candidates uncovers a significant disconnect between the two groups during the hiring process – and reveals what is keeping many people from getting jobs. Here’s where candidates fall short.
Category: Human Resources, Recruitment Challenges,
There’s been a lot of talk in the news lately about a ‘skills shortage’ as employers struggle to hire the talent that they need. Maybe there are other reasons why some companies have difficulties recruiting. Workopolis users weigh-in on the employer behaviours that make them walk away.
Category: Recruitment Challenges,
There are fewer unemployed people in Canada for every job opening right now, and employers are starting to complain that a shortage of workers is hurting their business. These are the most in-demand positions right now.
Category: Industry News & Insights, Recruitment Challenges,
Our internal research shows the keywords employers use to find resumes by industry. Make sure your resume contains these words if you want to get noticed.
Category: Human Resources, Industry News & Insights, Recruitment Challenges,
Roughly 40% of people lie on their resumes, and many more exaggerate. Find out what the risks are, what you can get away with and what the fabrications are that HR professionals are most likely to uncover.
Category: Hiring Advice, Recruitment Challenges,
If a candidate makes it to the interview, they’ve done a reasonably good job of selling themselves. But maybe it’s all a show. Here’s how to separate the high performers from the low performers.
Category: Hiring Advice, Human Resources, Industry News & Insights, Recruitment Challenges,
Candidates lie, sometimes because they have to, to get the job. Here are the six most common lies job seekers tell and how to spot them.
Category: Hiring Advice, Management, Recruitment Challenges,