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How to Ace Behavioural Interviews

September 18th, 2018|Comments Off on How to Ace Behavioural Interviews

The Headhunters hosted a webinar with guest speaker Angela Champ on How to Ace Behavioural Interviews. If you’ve ever been in a job interview where you were asked questions that started with, “Tell [...]

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Artificial Intelligence in Human Resources

September 17th, 2018|Comments Off on Artificial Intelligence in Human Resources

Graeme Burke, Recruitment Consultant at The Headhunters, recently had an article featured in The Manitoba Post on Artificial Intelligence in Human Resources. As Graeme discusses, Artificial Intelligence (AI) has already become ubiquitous in households around the world, [...]

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Western Canada Economy: Seeing a Shift

August 13th, 2018|Comments Off on Western Canada Economy: Seeing a Shift

Our Co-Founder & Chief Strategist, Cam Macmillan, shares insight on the current economic climate and job market: Our business is somewhat unique in that we see trends developing ahead of the curve. Meeting with [...]

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How To Gather Feedback From An Exiting Employee

August 10th, 2018|Comments Off on How To Gather Feedback From An Exiting Employee

Traditionally known as an exit interview, the process of gathering feedback from a departing employee has evolved to also include written surveys and unstructured conversations. Regardless of the format you choose, the knowledge you acquire from [...]

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Getting Back to Work After Parental Leave

August 9th, 2018|Comments Off on Getting Back to Work After Parental Leave

Allison Ford, Vice President at The Headhunters, was recently interviewed for an article in Today's Parent on how to go back to work after an extended maternity leave. As a recruiter with over 20 [...]

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How to Ask for a Raise

August 9th, 2018|Comments Off on How to Ask for a Raise

Asking for a raise is an uncomfortable prospect for most of us! But doing your research and presenting a valid case can be a great exchange for both you and your boss. We break [...]

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Four Words Killing Your Chances of Hiring Top Talent

July 12th, 2018|Comments Off on Four Words Killing Your Chances of Hiring Top Talent

"We'll wait until Fall" Four little words. That’s all it takes to kill your chances of securing top talent. EVERYONE starts hiring in Fall: you, your competitors, your suppliers, your partners, your neighbour, your [...]

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4 Reasons Why You Should be Job Hunting this Summer

May 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Summer is a notoriously tough job hunting season, but don’t despair, we like to think of it as a great opportunity for job seekers to get ahead of the game. And here’s why: 1. [...]

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9 Recruitment Mistakes Made By Hiring Managers

May 29th, 2018|Comments Off on 9 Recruitment Mistakes Made By Hiring Managers

As Recruitment Consultants, we focus on recruiting every single day. But for hiring managers, recruiting is a small slice of their large, overflowing pie of duties. Here are 9 recruitment mistakes made by hiring managers [...]

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How to Optimize LinkedIn to Build Your Personal Brand

April 12th, 2018|Comments Off on How to Optimize LinkedIn to Build Your Personal Brand

The Headhunters hosted a webinar with guest speaker Dr. Howie Outerbridge on How to Optimize LinkedIn to Build Your Personal Brand. He shared several great tips on how to use LinkedIn to its full [...]

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Go Green & Get Productive: The Power Of Plants In The Workplace [INFOGRAPHIC]

March 28th, 2018|Comments Off on Go Green & Get Productive: The Power Of Plants In The Workplace [INFOGRAPHIC]

Want to improve your employees’ levels of engagement and productivity? Take a look around and assess your office space - perhaps it needs a refresh. It has been well documented that an employee’s environment [...]

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Time to Upgrade Your Skills? Here’s Our Pick of the Best Online Learning Resources

March 26th, 2018|Comments Off on Time to Upgrade Your Skills? Here’s Our Pick of the Best Online Learning Resources

Continued learning makes for a fulfilling career and an interesting life. You will never know everything and you can never know too much; as Michelangelo famously said at 87, “I am still learning.” Whether [...]

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Onboarding Tips for Effective New Hires

March 15th, 2018|Comments Off on Onboarding Tips for Effective New Hires

Recruitment Consultant Graeme Burke was recently interviewed for an article with the Manitoba Post about onboarding tips for increasing the effectiveness of news hires. As Graeme explains, having an effective onboarding strategy helps to smooth [...]