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Managing Generational Divide Within a Sales Team

Posted on April 19th, by Jessica Miles in Career Development, Recruitment, Sales & Marketing. No Comments

Today’s diverse workforce will often see people of vastly disparate ages working side by side on a daily basis. Effectively managing a sales force means not only understanding generational differences, but viewing them as an asset and an opportunity. Of course no individual can be completely defined by their generation, but certain traits, life experiences … Read More »

A Dress Code Guide for Finance Professionals

Posted on April 17th, by Karen Epp in Career Development, Finance, In The Media, Karen Epp. No Comments

Gone are the days of the standard suit and tie dress codes. Finance teams once routinely ironed button-up shirts and wore stiff fabrics every day. But now, that’s changed. What we used to know as casual Friday attire has been taken to a new level in many workplaces.

Finance office dress codes can be confusing. Sometimes … Read More »

Biotech Update Spring 2019

Posted on April 9th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in HR Management, Human Resources, In The Media, Industry Resources, Recruitment, Technology. Comments Off on Biotech Update Spring 2019

Who has the most power in the workplace? Is it your boss? The CEO? Maybe even the board? Historically, maybe, but in one of the tightest biotech labour markets in recent history it’s really the employees that hold the balance of power in the workplace. When someone hands in their notice it generally sets off … Read More »

Operations Manager Spotlight pt.2: Tracking Trends

Posted on March 27th, by Alessia Pagliaroli in Career Development, HR Management, Human Resources, Job Search, Recruitment. Comments Off on Operations Manager Spotlight pt.2: Tracking Trends

Part 1 of our Spotlight on Operations Management focussed on evolving expectations between companies and OMs. They were based on observations I have gleaned as a recruiter and liaison between employers and candidates. Today, I’d like to share some of the trending developments and shifting practices I’ve seen with regards to manufacturing facilities. Do these … Read More »

The State of Harassment

Posted on March 21st, by Jessica Miles in Human Resources, In The Media, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on The State of Harassment

Nobody launches their career anticipating any type of harassment – even though it’s shockingly prevalent in Canada’s workplaces.

According to a 2016 Statistics Canada Report, “Nineteen percent of women and thirteen percent of men reported that they had experienced harassment in their workplace in the past year. Workplace harassment includes verbal abuse, humiliating behaviour, threats … Read More »