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Category: Industry Resources

As Canadian and Global Mining Indices Plummet, the Reaction from the Job Market

Posted on October 11th, by Jessica Miles in In The Media, Industry Resources, Recruitment, Sales & Marketing. Comments Off on As Canadian and Global Mining Indices Plummet, the Reaction from the Job Market

Recent data from mainstream mining indices are showing a rapid decline in value, in some cases not seen since early 2016. The S&P TSX Metals & Mining Index has plummeted almost 19% from July this year, and the Global Index dropping almost 12% in the same period (July to October 2018).

As a reference, these indices … Read More »

The USMCA Replaces NAFTA: a look at the top stories

Posted on October 1st, by Henry Goldbeck in HR Management, In The Media, Industry Resources, Recruitment, Working Internationally. Comments Off on The USMCA Replaces NAFTA: a look at the top stories

The new pan-North American trade agreement has arrived, under it’s new name “U.S.M.C.A” or United States – Mexico – Canada Agreement. We take a look at the headlines from across the spectrum, as well as some interesting op-eds on the subject.

Full Agreement Text

Office of the United States Trade Representative: Full text here

Canadian Press

CBC: Trump, Trudeau … Read More »

The Definitive List: Situations Where Businesses Turn To Recruiters

Posted on September 28th, by Henry Goldbeck in HR Management, Human Resources, Leadership, Recruitment, Working Internationally. Comments Off on The Definitive List: Situations Where Businesses Turn To Recruiters

Finding talented and experienced candidates from scratch can be an arduous process taking potentially hundreds of hours. You must research, contact and persuade candidates to consider your opportunity, all of which are primary functions and skills of a professional recruitment agency. We feel that although there are many reasons someone may come to a recruiter for their … Read More »

Happy Office, Productive Office: Products and Concepts Aimed at Optimizing Office Efficiency.

Posted on September 5th, by Julia Sustakova in Human Resources, Leadership, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Happy Office, Productive Office: Products and Concepts Aimed at Optimizing Office Efficiency.

Optimizing Well Being in the Workplace

It goes without saying that any company is only as good as its employees, and employees are only as good as they feel. Research has proven what is intuitively apparent, that a happy and comfortable employee is a productive employee. Some while back, we shared a general overview of various ways … Read More »

An Approach to Succession Planning: How Long Are You Going to Wait?

Posted on August 29th, by Karen Epp in HR Management, Human Resources, Leadership, Recruitment. Comments Off on An Approach to Succession Planning: How Long Are You Going to Wait?

As any entrepreneur will tell you, running a business can be a daunting and all-encompassing task. Handling the day to day responsibilities, while managing the short and long-term goals of the company, will often leave the owner, or owners, with a full plate. It’s not surprising then that devising and implementing a comprehensive succession plan … Read More »