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Flex Time And Non-Standard Work Days

Posted on December 1st, by Henry Goldbeck in Company News, In The Media, Leadership, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Flex Time And Non-Standard Work Days

Henry Goldbeck of Goldbeck Recruiting comments on Tami Brehse’s question:

“Companies that give flex time or have a non-standard work day”

“In our firm employees have flexibility regarding work hours though that flexibility is used sparingly.  As a small team it is easy to be aware of the effort and productivity of staff and of their intention towards supporting the company to achieve … Read More »

New Immigration Rules Change the Role of the LMIA

Posted on November 30th, by Henry Goldbeck in In The Media, Recruitment, Working Internationally. Comments Off on New Immigration Rules Change the Role of the LMIA

The Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) has put new immigration rules in place, effective November 19th, 2016. These changes will have a major effect on immigration and how permanent residence can be obtained in Canada.

Here we answer the most common questions on the new rules:

What’s the biggest change?

The comprehensive ranking system – or CRS – … Read More »

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 »

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 »