It was a bit of a bizarre week in the world of hiring this week! Here are some of our top picks –

  1. The most surprising new hire this week has to go to Blackberry, who named Alicia Keys it’s Global Creative DirectorCBC
  2. HMV staff live tweeted their mass firing from the company account in an act of defiance – Mirror
  3. We love our relationship/recruitment analogies so this article is right up our alley! Why Keeping A Job Is Similar To Keeping A MarriageCAREEREALISM
  4. The public sector in Canada is beginning to embrace remote work and flexible hours – The Globe and Mail
  5. And it may be time to re-evaluate your network if you have these 5 Surprising People Who are Hurting Your Career hanging around – Brazen Life


And in case you missed them, here were our latest posts on the blog this week:

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