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Cannabis “Pot” Legalization in Canada

2019-08-20T08:07:04+00:00January 11th, 2019|News|

Cannabis will be legal across Canada as of October 17, 2018. Subject to provincial or territorial restrictions, adults who are 18 years of age or older will be able to legally possess up to 30 grams, share up to 30 grams, buy, grow and make cannabis products. The new regulation has a lot of companies scrambling

1 in 4 UK employees has experienced workplace discrimination

2019-08-20T08:08:47+00:00January 11th, 2019|News|

According to UK HR Review, nearly one in four UK employees (23 per cent) says they have experienced an incident in the past 12 months where they or a colleague were unfairly discriminated against in their workplace because of their gender, age, background, sexual orientation or preferences, culture or ethnicity. READ MORE

Inequality starts at interview, says UK report

2019-08-20T08:08:21+00:00January 11th, 2019|News|

According to UK HR Review, an alarming 85 per cent of interviewers have admitted asking off limits questions during the interview process. Survey results by a UK firm revealed that twenty-three per cent of men and 16 percent of women said they had felt mistreated in an interview, with twice as many men (43 percent) as

HR Tech Summit -Toronto Canada June 18 and 19, 2019

2019-08-20T08:11:59+00:00January 11th, 2019|News|

Canada’s Leading Independent HR Tech event will be held again in Toronto, Canada next year on 18th & 19th June 2019. Among the keynote speakers are the Head of Strategic Workforce Planning at Facebook. Last year’s inaugural event, also held in Toronto, was attended by over 1,500 HR and tech professionals. READ MORE

Where is your cover letter?

2019-08-20T08:09:58+00:00January 11th, 2019|Career Advice|

Recruiters and employers are noticing a trend: some job seekers are not bothering to include cover letters. Email-based applications may seem to be a more informal process, but rushing to submit a resume without careful consideration can have serious repercussions. Here are some tips to help you stand out from all the other applicants and get

Résumé Etiquette

2019-08-20T08:11:05+00:00January 11th, 2019|Career Advice|

As HR professionals and recruitment specialists, we see résumés every day. They come in all sorts of formats, fonts, and lengths, some with cover letters and some without. Some applicants simply send a link to their LinkedIn page. What should a professional résumé look like? The Basic Dos and Don’ts Do decide on a font and stick

Closing the Loop’ with Job Applicants

2019-08-20T08:13:08+00:00January 11th, 2019|Career Advice|

Many candidates tell us that they are extremely frustrated with companies and recruiters who do not acknowledge job applications or follow up after a pre-screen or an interview. In a pre-emptive effort not to tarnish their reputation, most employers now place a disclaimer on job advertisements, like: “We wish to express our thanks to all applicants

Preparing for the Recruiter’s Pre-Screen

2019-08-20T08:13:31+00:00January 11th, 2019|Career Advice|

When you apply for a job, do you anticipate the next steps? Do you prepare yourself for that all- important phone call acknowledging your application and inviting you to an interview? Have you ever wondered what happens on the other side when your cover letter and resume lands in the recruiter’s inbox? Here are some tips