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Love’em or Lose’em

Our thriving economy has created an impressive number of jobs over the last year and is forecasted to continue to flourish for the next few years. This is very good news for Canadian employers, with the most recent recession not quite faded from memory. But a growing labour market brings …

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External vs. Internal Recruiting – Who Does It Better?

  by Laura Randell Jun 13, 2007 It has been debated many times, but the question of whether recruitment is best done with internal or external resources can only be answered at an organizational level, based upon a cost-benefit analysis. When doing this analysis, consider which method of recruitment scores higher on …

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Are Strategic Staffing Solutions the Key to Your Hiring Crisis?

Next to the product or service your company offers, your employees are the most important factor in your business’s success. If finding high quality, reliable employees is difficult, as 41% of Canadian business executives say it is, then that can represent a real problem for any business owner/manager looking to …

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HRIS for Employee Engagement and Culture

A Human Resource Information System (HRIS) is much more than just efficient software for workforce planning.  An effective HRIS delivers self-empowering tools that elevate employee engagement; an integral part of a maintaining a more productive and satisfying workplace culture. A “desirable” workplace culture has many defining traits that inspire employee …

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What to Look For On a Resume to Hire the Right Employees

You have a stack of fresh resumes in front of you, and your task is to narrow the stack down to three or four of the best candidates for the empty position. You will interview these three or four chosen candidates, and hopefully you’ll find just the person to help …

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Search for Talent: Professional Recruiters vs. Online Job Boards – Which Provide Better Results?

Many employers looking for new staff prefer to use online job boards. If we compare the initial costs of posting a job on an online job board with the fees required by recruiting firms, job boards are much less costly. However, most employers are unaware that the costs relating to …

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How to Interview and Hire Like a Boss

Let’s be honest. Interviewing potential job candidates can be overwhelming. Hiring a new person for your company is risky. If you hire the wrong person, your productivity and bottom line could take a hit, and you could be left with the uncomfortable position of either micromanaging your new hire or …

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How A Recruiting Firm Can Help You Better Manage Staff Turnover

A high employee turnover rate can have an adverse effect on your company. So what can help you to prevent your company from becoming a revolving door? Using a recruiting agency can help in implementing an effective retention strategy. Let’s look at three ways a recruiting agency can help you …

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Why Using a Recruiting Firm is Cheaper Than Hiring Staff Yourself

There is that old cliché that if you want something done right, do it yourself. That is not always the case. For example, we can consider the task of hiring permanent staff for your company. There are many advantages to using a recruiting agency. This includes reducing many of the …

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