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Thanksgiving in America

Posted on November 22nd, by Henry Goldbeck in In The Media, Just For Fun. Comments Off on Thanksgiving in America

Nearly 400 years ago, a group of Pilgrims and Native Americans held a feast that lasted three days, and the celebration became referred to as America’s “First Thanksgiving”. In the centuries since, the holiday was celebrated somewhat sporadically in America and only became an official holiday in 1941. This holiday has been commemorated on the fourth Thursday of November … Read More »

How to Broach a Discussion on Salary

Posted on November 15th, by Henry Goldbeck in Company News, In The Media, Interviewing Advice, Just For Fun. Comments Off on How to Broach a Discussion on Salary

Henry Goldbeck and Karen Epp of Goldbeck Recruiting give helpful insight on how to broach a discussion on salary.

“If the candidate is at later stages of interviewing they should know the salary range already.  It is perfectly acceptable to ask for the salary range at the first interview or even before agreeing to the interview.  When doing so the … Read More »

Goldbeck Team Takes Break for Some Fun Office Ergonomics! 

Posted on November 9th, by Henry Goldbeck in Just For Fun. Comments Off on Goldbeck Team Takes Break for Some Fun Office Ergonomics! 

Goldbeck welcomes Roozbeigh Irani, Founder and Owner of Georgia West Therapeutics, to office! Last week, Roozbeigh came to Goldbeck’s office to demonstrate and explain the benefits of office ergonomics!

Give them a try.

 

Remembering the Armistice

Posted on November 9th, by Henry Goldbeck in In The Media, Just For Fun. Comments Off on Remembering the Armistice

November 11th falls on a Friday this year, which means many of us will be in the office at 11am when all work will cease for a few minutes to honour those who gave their lives for us.

Remembrance Day has been observed for almost a century, so it is important to remember the significance of … Read More »

What Drew You To A Recruiting Career?

Posted on November 8th, by Henry Goldbeck in Company News, Just For Fun. Comments Off on What Drew You To A Recruiting Career?

In response to question by Reporter, Matthew Kosinski: “Why Did You Become a Recruiter”, my team and I at Goldbeck Recruiting wanted to share the our answers:

Henry Goldbeck:
1.) What drew you to Recruiting?

“I was in a sales position for a corporate training organisation and one of my clients was a large recruiting firm in Vancouver.  They call me one day … Read More »