Talent At Work: Recruitment and Career Blog

Trends in Senior Marketing Management

Posted on July 22nd, by Alessia Pagliaroli in Career Development, Sales & Marketing. No Comments

The marketing world is evolving at breakneck speed. Near constant developments in technology, consumer behaviour and industry are fuelling frequent disruptions to the status quo. The role of the senior marketer has subsequently shifted as well, with new expectations and skill sets arising on an ongoing basis. What trends are impacting marketing, and how does … Read More »


Six Traits of Effective HR Managers

Posted on July 15th, by Karen Epp in Career Development, HR Management, Human Resources, Karen Epp, Recruitment. Comments Off on Six Traits of Effective HR Managers

HR Managers are proficient in the art of analysing talents, aptitudes and attributes in others and using this information to assess their suitability for various positions. But what about HR professionals themselves? What kind of skills must they possess? Let’s take a closer look at some key qualities of successful HR professionals.  

1. Organizational Skills

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What To Do When Your Employee Comes Out as Transgender

Posted on July 10th, by Karen Epp in Recruitment. Comments Off on What To Do When Your Employee Comes Out as Transgender

Vancouver Pride Festival is less than one month away. As a week of celebration, it offers locals the opportunity to celebrate diversity. It also gives workplaces another opportunity to rethink inclusion for trans employees fighting a stigma that involves gender identity and sexuality.

It’s been reported that LGBTQ+ adults are more than twice as likely to … Read More »


Home is Where the Office Is-Benefits and Drawbacks of Working From Home

Posted on July 3rd, by Henry Goldbeck in Henry Goldbeck, Human Resources, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Home is Where the Office Is-Benefits and Drawbacks of Working From Home

It’s been said that “home is where the heart is”. For an increasing number of people, it’s where the office is as well. Developments in communication technology, coupled with changing attitudes, have allowed for a greater number of people to do part, or even all, of their work from home. A 2017 Gallup survey found … Read More »


Conflict In the Workplace: Inevitable, Solvable and Potentially Beneficial

Posted on July 3rd, by Alessia Pagliaroli in Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Conflict In the Workplace: Inevitable, Solvable and Potentially Beneficial

The members of acclaimed hip-hop duo Outkast were a bit of an odd pair, both personally and stylistically. Rather than let this derail the group, they doubled down, releasing the critically lauded double album ‘Speakerboxxx/The Love Below’, the former a showcase of Big Boi’s no-frills approach, the latter an offbeat offering from the more eccentric … Read More »