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NY Times: Older People Are Finding Work, but What Kind?

Posted on September 2nd, by Henry Goldbeck in Job Search, Recruitment. Comments Off on NY Times: Older People Are Finding Work, but What Kind?

Comment on article:

This is an interesting article on how age affects the type of positions that people are commonly hired into.  It only discusses a short list of jobs, probably the most numerically common. The writer does not mention less common jobs where the average candidate is over the age of 50; such as, CEO, … Read More »

Labour Day: Back to School, Back to Business

Posted on August 29th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in Company News, In The Media, Industry Resources, Just For Fun, Recruitment. Comments Off on Labour Day: Back to School, Back to Business

Although most Canadian’s look forward to Labour Day as one last long weekend before the end of summer, the origin behind the holiday stemmed from a different purpose. Over 140 years ago, labour pioneers paraded in Toronto in support of the Typographical Union’s strike for shorter working hours.

That parade was the first in a chain of events that … Read More »

Are Job Losses in Alberta and Central Canada Affecting the Job Market in British Columbia?

Posted on August 18th, by Henry Goldbeck in Company News, Recruitment. Comments Off on Are Job Losses in Alberta and Central Canada Affecting the Job Market in British Columbia?

To aid in answering this question Anchor/Reporter Clement Tang of Fairchild TV interviewed Henry Goldbeck of Goldbeck Recruiting along with a few other prominent Professionals.

http://www.fairchildtv.com/newsarchive_detail.php?n=27

Henry shares with Fairchild TV that Goldbeck Recruiting has noticed:

“since 2014 when oil prices started to go down, Alberta’s unemployment has risen from 4.4% to 7.9%.
Initially, the resumes we … Read More »

How Brexit Could Impact the Canadian Job Market

Posted on August 15th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in About, Company News, In The Media, Recruitment. Comments Off on How Brexit Could Impact the Canadian Job Market

It’s been nearly a month since the citizens of Britain voted themselves out of the European Union, and the world is still reeling from the possible impact it could have on the global economy.

How Canada’s economy may be affected has been a debated topic. Canadian businesses and job markets could be affected by Brexit.
Last year, … Read More »

Goldbeck Welcomes Two New Interns from Germany

Posted on August 10th, by Henry Goldbeck in Company News, Just For Fun, Recruitment. Comments Off on Goldbeck Welcomes Two New Interns from Germany

My name is Julia Bormann and I am from Bonn, Germany. I am studying labour market management at the University of Applied Labour Studies in Mannheim and I am 23 years old.

My name is Lena Schatz and I am based in a little village near Nuremberg in the south of Germany. I am 20 years old and will … Read More »