30 07, 2014

The Rise of the Bitter & Twisted Job Seeker: Are you one and how can you turn it around?

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The Rise of the Bitter & Twisted Job Seeker: Are you one and how can you turn it around?

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Defeated, demoralized, bitter & twisted – this is the new face of the perpetually unemployed and underemployed. Where once this was an older generation of workers in struggling industries finding it difficult […]

18 06, 2014

Discrimination: Tattoo’s and Body Modification challenge to Business Casual and Business Attire

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The face of the up and coming American and Canadian worker is changing and it’s often decorated with ink and metal. A recent study in the Journal of American Academy of Dermatology has found that just under half of […]

30 05, 2014

“Zappos Insiders” Employment Practices: Benevolent Discrimination: Type A Personality “Neurotypicals” need only apply

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“Zappos Insiders” Employment Practices: Benevolent Discrimination: Type A Personality “Neurotypicals” need only apply

Zappos takes the ax to job postings and develops its own Social Media network to evaluate potential hires. Demonstrate passion for the company and its products publically and perhaps you can be one of the chosen few to have their resume and credentials reviewed for employment. Innovative […]

14 03, 2014

BREAKING NEWS!! WMD’s FOUND!! (Weapons of Mass Distraction)

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Are you trapped in an endless cycle of “likes”, “follow” and “connects’”, if so, you’re not alone.  Social Media sites like Twitter, Facebook and the business connectivity site LinkedIn have leveraged technology to engage customers and your target audience by leveling the playing field at a scale unheard of by the marketers of barely a generation ago.  Everyone […]

5 03, 2014

Hiring Lessons: “The One-Size fits all” Canadian IT Staffing Company mergers & buyouts – why clients are losing and what’s the alternative

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Hiring Lessons:  “The One-Size fits all” Canadian IT Staffing Company mergers & buyouts – why clients are losing and what’s the alternative

Canada is one of the most advanced countries in the world when it comes to information and communications technology. There are constant developments which require companies to improve their pool of IT employees to keep up with the […]