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The Trend Is Your Friend (Sometimes)

Posted on May 17th, by Henry Goldbeck in Engineering, Leadership, Recruitment. Comments Off on The Trend Is Your Friend (Sometimes)

Compensation in the engineering sector is trending higher. Retirees and a growing need for skilled labour is making it more competitive. Employers will need to step up to ensure they have the right workers for the right job.

It seems several factors will likely affect engineering compensation trends for the foreseeable future. First, as infrastructure becomes … Read More »

Busted: Higher the Degree, Higher the Salary

Posted on September 26th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development. 1 Comment

I just read a post by a competing recruitment firm that shall be nameless.  It was so far out of left field that I just had to throw in my two cents.

The post encouraged job seekers to advance their education, which I agree. It then goes to say the higher the degree, the higher the … Read More »

Is Your High-Profile Job Worth The Price?

Posted on April 24th, by Lougie in Leadership. 1 Comment

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Certain careers such as those in the medical and legal  professions are generally considered to be prestigious and lucrative.

But there are costs – both tangible and intangible – involved in pursuing careers in these and other well-paying professions.

Do the benefits outweigh the costs? Read on to find out.

Dream Jobs Vs. Lucrative Professions

Let’s … Read More »