Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Honouring Fathers in the Workplace

Posted on June 16th, by Henry Goldbeck in Events, In The Media. Comments Off on Honouring Fathers in the Workplace

Celebrating Father’s Day is an old tradition that can be traced back to the middle ages of Europe. The tradition carried over to North America, in the early twentieth century, where it was implemented on the third Sunday of June to complement Mother’s Day. Yet, it did not become an official holiday in the U.S. … Read More »

Why is There a Sales Talent Shortage

Posted on June 14th, by Henry Goldbeck in Recruitment, Sales & Marketing. Comments Off on Why is There a Sales Talent Shortage

If you are a company that relies on your sales team, whether you are a start-up or an established firm, you have probably realized how hard it is to hire and maintain talented sales personnel.

A recent Globe and Mail article, Companies Struggle with Shortage of Sales Talent, discusses how sales is in the top … Read More »

How To Know When It’s Time To Resign

Posted on June 12th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on How To Know When It’s Time To Resign

Henry Goldbeck comments on knowing when it is time to leave your job:

“For me the straw was when the partners at the large recruiting firm I was working for were simultaneously speaking to me regarding a potential future partnership while negotiating to sell the company to a large corporation.  That they would flat out lie … Read More »

How Employers View A Gap In Your Resume

Posted on June 7th, by Henry Goldbeck in Interviewing Advice, Resume Writing. Comments Off on How Employers View A Gap In Your Resume

A HOLE IN ONE

You might think that when employers see holes in your resume it’s game over. But the right explanations and presentation can soften the blow and provide ample reasoning for your choices.

First impressions are difficult. They can be difficult during in-person meetings or presentations when you are meeting someone for the first time. … Read More »

Key Questions to Consider Before Resigning from Your Job

Posted on June 6th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career Development. Comments Off on Key Questions to Consider Before Resigning from Your Job

Changing jobs is a lot more commonplace than it was in previous generations. Growing along with the rise of millennials in the workforce is the trend to change jobs every 3-4 years. Even so, deciding to leave your current role is a big decision that can impact your career development.

So how to determine when it … Read More »