Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Category: Career

Hiring Employees as Contractors

Posted on March 6th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Recruitment. Comments Off on Hiring Employees as Contractors

 

Employers we work with often ask us about the possibility of hiring an employee as a contractor, especially when the employer does not already have an entity and payroll in place in Canada.  If the employee will be working for the employer full time and directed by them, carrying their business card, the arrangement is … Read More »

How to win the talent war in the Engineering sector

Posted on March 1st, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development. Comments Off on How to win the talent war in the Engineering sector

 

 

Engineering is a field which has become increasingly driven by candidates over the last half-dozen years. The number of engineering jobs continues to grow; in fact, engineering was one of the most impressive sectors in terms of growth over the past year, due to the rebound of Canada’s manufacturing sector. Virtually all engineering specialities are … Read More »

Recruiting Gen Z

Posted on January 24th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Recruitment. Comments Off on Recruiting Gen Z

 

 

When a new generation enters the workplace, it can be the source of worry and skepticism, so it’s not surprising there is some watercooler discussion about the latest cohort on the cusp of earning a livelihood – Generation Z.

Already, in one recent poll, 36% of managers thought Gen Z would be harder to manage, and … Read More »

Changes to the LMIA (Labour Market Impact Assessment)

Posted on November 26th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development, Working Internationally. Comments Off on Changes to the LMIA (Labour Market Impact Assessment)

 

Today our lead recruiter, Henry spoke with Stanley Leo (sleo@canadavisalaw.com), Immigration Lawyer with Lowe & Company (www.canadavisalaw.com) about changes that Service Canada recently made to the LMIA application process.

LMIA stands for Labour Market Impact Assessment and it is one of the main avenues used by employers seeking to obtain a Canadian work permit for a … Read More »

Disrupt HR YVR

Posted on September 26th, by Ana Dumont in Career Development, Events, HR Management, Industry Resources. Comments Off on Disrupt HR YVR

Last Tuesday, September 19, Alessia and I attended our second DisruptHR event where ideas, information, and experiences were beautifully shared in order to inspire and empower the audience. The speakers talked about diversity in the workplace, ways to improve the recruitment process and how to engage and motivate employees. The topics were diverse but in … Read More »