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Women: More Honest and Hardworking?

Posted on April 30th, by Lougie in Leadership, Recruitment. Comments Off on Women: More Honest and Hardworking?

What’s the workplace really like? A new survey claims women are working their tails off… and men are more likely to play hooky.
According to a survey of 5,000 U.S. employees performed by theFIt.com, 54% of women report working nine or more hours a day, compared to 41% of men.
And, at least in one aspect, women … Read More »

Goldbeck Recruiting Announces The Launch of A New HR Recruitment Division

Posted on April 16th, by Lougie in Company News, HR Management, Job Search, Recruitment. Comments Off on Goldbeck Recruiting Announces The Launch of A New HR Recruitment Division

News Release

VANCOUVER, BC CANADA – April 16, 2012 – Goldbeck Recruiting Inc., a leading recruitment and executive search firm in BC, announced today the launch of its new Human Resources Division specializing in HR specific positions.

The new HR Division will cover placements in the following areas:

Staffing Management
HR Planning & Strategy
Workplace Safety
Employee Relations
Labour Relations
Employee Development
Workplace Diversity
Compensation … Read More »

Outlook for Specialists in Human Resources

Posted on April 13th, by Lougie in Job Search, Recruitment. Comments Off on Outlook for Specialists in Human Resources

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How to Hire Great Developers

Posted on March 13th, by Lougie in HR Management, Recruitment. Comments Off on How to Hire Great Developers

Thomas Edison once said that “genius” is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. In the world of technology startups, that 99% involves a heck of a lot of coding and wireframing. If you’ve got an idea for a startup, that’s great — but odds are that an idea is all you have. (Well, maybe you have … Read More »

No More Résumés, Say Some Firms

Posted on January 26th, by Henry Goldbeck in Recruitment. Comments Off on No More Résumés, Say Some Firms

Union Square Ventures recently posted an opening for an investment analyst.

Instead of asking for résumés, the New York venture-capital firm—which has invested in Twitter, Foursquare, Zynga and other technology companies—asked applicants to send links representing their “Web presence,” such as a Twitter account or Tumblr blog. Applicants also had to submit short videos demonstrating their … Read More »