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Canadian Manufacturing PMI strongest in seven years, creating a candidate’s market for new talent

Posted on June 1st, by Kevin Leh in Engineering, Henry Goldbeck, In The Media, Kevin Leh, Recruitment, Sales & Marketing. Comments Off on Canadian Manufacturing PMI strongest in seven years, creating a candidate’s market for new talent

The Canadian Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) was released earlier today, and shows the sector achieving “their strongest overall performance since April 2011, with the headline PMI reading boosted by faster new order growth and the greatest increase in pre-production inventories for six years.”* Regionally, “Quebec experienced the strongest overall improvement in manufacturing conditions” according … Read More »

Healthy, Happy, and Productive: Empowering your Workplace

Posted on June 1st, by Alessia Pagliaroli in Human Resources, Industry Resources, Leadership, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Healthy, Happy, and Productive: Empowering your Workplace

On some level, we should all know that a happy employee is going to be more productive than an unhappy one. Study after study has proved that the better you feel, the better you work.

A good manager, or a good business, should have a keen interest in keeping their employees healthy and happy. However, the … Read More »

What You CRM Is What You Get

Posted on May 2nd, by Henry Goldbeck in Sales & Marketing. Comments Off on What You CRM Is What You Get

Probably the most important bit of information in the Customer Relationship Management (CRM) space is that spending is on the rise. According to Gartner Inc., a global information technology research and advisory company, CRM software grew to $26.4 billion in 2015, up 12.3 percent from 2014. The numbers for last year came in around $31 … Read More »

How to Delegate According To Talent

Posted on February 27th, by Henry Goldbeck in Leadership, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on How to Delegate According To Talent

A common fear among many managers is that if they don’t do the work themselves then it won’t get done properly. After all, when an employee fails, that failure reflects directly on the manager.

But failing to delegate is a recipe for manager burnout, department turnover, and poor productivity. And yet, delegating effectively is not as … Read More »

Are Performance Reviews a Dead Zombie Walking?

Posted on November 24th, by Goldbeck Recruiting in HR Management. Comments Off on Are Performance Reviews a Dead Zombie Walking?

Performance Reviews are a dying process all across corporate North America.  This process often lets employers score their employees to rank them amongst their peers based on their

performance on a yearly basis.

While performance reviews are great for keeping track of employees and ensuring their accountability they tend to cause more … Read More »