Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

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 »

Disrupting HR for the Modern Workforce

Posted on July 27th, by Alessia Pagliaroli in Company News, Events, HR Events, HR Management, Human Resources, Industry Resources, Leadership, Technology, Working Internationally. Comments Off on Disrupting HR for the Modern Workforce

 

Myself and another of our senior recruiters, Karen Epp, recently attended the forum Hacking HR. This forum brings together professionals for collaboration, networking and discussion about how HR and technology can come together to create the workplace of the future.

The discussion offered insight into rapid development of technology and the need for HR methods and … Read More »