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Category: HR Management

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 »

Video interviews in the recruiting process: benefits or biases?

Posted on August 24th, by Jessica Miles in Recruitment. Comments Off on Video interviews in the recruiting process: benefits or biases?

Video interviewing has become an increasingly popular tool in the recruitment process. When the video recruiting trend in HR began to take hold from 2011 to 2013, its popularity grew 49% to the point where six out of ten HR managers were using video to interview candidates [2]. While this level of adoption has held … Read More »

Considerations when hiring in new jurisdictions

Posted on August 16th, by Henry Goldbeck in HR Management, Human Resources, Leadership, Recruitment, Working Internationally. Comments Off on Considerations when hiring in new jurisdictions

As a company expands globally, they are faced with significant challenges in establishing operations in new jurisdictions. Whether setting up a complete bricks and mortar office or a network of remote staff building business on your behalf, there are several considerations we look at in this article. As your business looks to expand, you can … Read More »

Housing Price Index and New Housing Starts Data Paints a Vivid Picture of the Construction Industry in Western Canada

Posted on August 9th, by Alessia Pagliaroli in HR Management, Human Resources, In The Media, Industry Resources, Recruitment, Sales & Marketing, Technology. Comments Off on Housing Price Index and New Housing Starts Data Paints a Vivid Picture of the Construction Industry in Western Canada

The monthly Canadian New Housing Price Index data was released today and showed a 0.1% increase, which was above the forecasted 0.0%. This is the first increase since January of this year, which has seen a flat market so far, even decreasing slightly at -0.2% in April’s release.

Conversely, overall Housing Starts were down, figures released … Read More »