Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Category: Leadership

CV Incites For Managers

Posted on December 5th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Interviewing Advice, Leadership, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on CV Incites For Managers

Karen Epp, Senior Recruiter at Goldbeck Recruiting gives some insight for Managers on what to highlight on their resume.

1.) When someone is ready to take on a manager role, what should they highlight on their CV to catch an employers’ attention?

Show your Work progression

– Many people only show the last position they were in at … Read More »

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 »

Henry Goldbeck featured in Jobs2Careers blog

Posted on October 19th, by Henry Goldbeck in Company News, In The Media, Just For Fun, Leadership, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Henry Goldbeck featured in Jobs2Careers blog

Henry Goldbeck of Goldbeck Recruiting was recently featured in a Job 2 Career Blog: “Onboarding Tips Part II: Real World Edition”, where he speaks to how the little things Count when welcoming a new hire on their first day at the job.

Best things to do for new hire on their first day of work?

Discuss the contribution you expect … 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 »

How to Answer this Common Interview Question without Sounding Unprofessional

Posted on September 8th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in Career, Career Development, Interviewing Advice, Job Search, Leadership, Recruitment. Comments Off on How to Answer this Common Interview Question without Sounding Unprofessional

“Why did you leave your last job?”

This may be one of the most common questions asked by a potential employer, and the interviewee’s pitfall if not carefully answered. No matter what your reasons were for leaving, keeping the tone positive and professional is integral to leaving the right impression with a potential employer.

Here’s how to answer:
Focus on the … Read More »