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Category: Career Development

Eliminate Revolving Door Syndrome at the Office

Posted on November 8th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Eliminate Revolving Door Syndrome at the Office

Recent statistics from an ADP Canada suggest that well over half of your employees are prepared to resign from their position in order to pursue greener pastures.

The survey reveals that two thirds of flight risks will leave for better compensation, with the other two biggest reasons being better work-life balance, and opportunity for advancement. … Read More »

How to Work in Canada

Posted on October 13th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development, Recruitment. Comments Off on How to Work in Canada

With recent world events like the refugee crisis and Brexit, it’s been a turbulent year for the Global economy. A long term trend even before this time of unrest is that many from around the globe are investigating the benefits of immigrating to Canada to find work. Our good fortune at being one of the … Read More »

Top 5 Traits For Hiring An Accountant

Posted on September 19th, by Karen Epp in Career, Career Development, Finance, HR Management, Interviewing Advice, Karen Epp, Leadership, Recruitment. Comments Off on Top 5 Traits For Hiring An Accountant

5 Optimal Traits to Look for in an Accountant

In the words of Mr. Renna, a spokesman for the Society of Professional Accountants of Canada, “[Accountants} are not just bean counters anymore… Thirty or forty years ago, business owners may have said, ‘Here are my books, do my taxes, goodbye and I’ll see you next year.’ … Read More »

“Projected Wage Growth for 2016 Canadian Construction Industry”

Posted on September 14th, by Kevin Leh in Career Development, Engineering, Industry Resources, Infographic, Kevin Leh, Recruitment. Comments Off on “Projected Wage Growth for 2016 Canadian Construction Industry”

The projected wage growth in Canada’s 2016 construction industry is marginal. The reduction in Canada’s oil production and the cancellation of many capital projects inevitably leaves construction wage growth at a standstill. There now exists a 94% correlation between the Canadian Dollar and oil prices, as Canada’s Loonie has chased oil prices extremely closely over … Read More »

3 Steps to Measuring your Sales Team Performance

Posted on September 9th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development, Finance, Industry Resources, Infographic, Recruitment. Comments Off on 3 Steps to Measuring your Sales Team Performance

Performance of your sales team is more than just quarterly dollar amounts. Business has evolved immensely in the past few decades and measuring the intricacies of sales team’s performance is a constant battle – so how do we measure it?

These 3 steps will help you to measure your sales team’s performance:

1) PLANNING

Effective research is no different in … Read More »