Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Are You Feeling a Burn out at Work?

Posted on April 24th, by Henry Goldbeck in Human Resources, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. No Comments

The fast-paced culture surrounding our day-to-day functioning can be exhausting. Whether we are buzzing around getting that last thing checked off our to-do list, or at work, we have given ourselves limited time to sit back, relax and give our mind and body a break.  These little things often result in a lack of productivity … Read More »

What Does the Canada-Europe Free Trade Agreement Do for Canadian Businesses?

Posted on April 19th, by Henry Goldbeck in About, Company News, Working Internationally. Comments Off on What Does the Canada-Europe Free Trade Agreement Do for Canadian Businesses?

 

The Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) between Canada and the European Union, our country’s second-largest trading partner, took effect in the fall of 2017. This trade agreement is intended to boost trade and investment between Canada and Europe, and with 98% of EU tariff lines now being duty-free for Canadian goods, there are new … Read More »

Beware Bosses… Don’t Become A Voodoo Doll!

Posted on April 10th, by Lougie in Leadership, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Beware Bosses… Don’t Become A Voodoo Doll!

“A recent study has shown that giving employees a voodoo doll of the boss makes them happier. It allows them to take their frustrations out on the boss via a voodoo doll.  Participants reported “lower feelings of injustice” and said they were “far less likely to feel bitter” about their boss or supervisor.¹

Although this would … Read More »

Are you Changing HR Policies in the #metoo Era?

Posted on March 30th, by Henry Goldbeck in Human Resources, Industry Resources. Comments Off on Are you Changing HR Policies in the #metoo Era?

As those of us in the recruiting industry know, work norms are always shifting, but the #metoo movement is resulting in a systemic change, and its impact is now being felt on the front lines of human resources departments everywhere. HR practitioners have always walked a fine line, working to serve the interests of the … Read More »

Are You Ready for a Thriving Career in Engineering?

Posted on March 28th, by Henry Goldbeck in Engineering, Industry Resources. Comments Off on Are You Ready for a Thriving Career in Engineering?

Engineering remains one of the most desirable careers going into 2018. The number of engineers contributing to our workplace has grown over the last few years, adding over 7200 job opportunities in this field. 1

From the moment you wake up to your day-to-day routine everything around you is designed, built, and maintained by engineers. Specializing in … Read More »