Top 3 Mistakes of Potential Leaders

We are full swing into the second quarter of this year and I couldn’t be more excited. I believe I’ve been doing well this year especially in the departments of checking the way I do things and ensuring that I maintain my boundaries in every area of my life. I’ve noticed in three months, I’ve

By | April 16th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Leadership, Opinion|0 Comments

Building Client Relationships in a Virtual Environment

Building Client Relationships in a Virtual Environment Working in a virtual environment without the opportunity to make a face to face impression can be difficult at times. In recruitment, it is all about sales and personal connections; working a very process centric environment can add another layer of complexity to the scenario. So, how do

By | April 16th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Job Satisfaction|0 Comments

Simple Tips To Stand Out At Work

Do you want to be recognized for going over and beyond at work? Are you looking to be promoted and want to stand out? Do you want to contribute in a way that makes a meaningful, positive impact – not only to your company – but to others around you? Believe it or not, there

By | April 13th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth|0 Comments

Internal Career Move, are you Ready for the Interview?

Not all career moves mean a move out of your current organisation. There could be the perfect next step for you, right where you are working now. However, many people make the mistake that they think they are a ‘shoe in’ if they apply for a role within their own organisation, just because they work

How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

A perfect job just opened up. You have a great resume and cover letter ready to go, but the company asks for a letter of recommendation. Asking for a letter of recommendation may seem intimidating if you don’t know who to ask. If you’re lucky, maybe you have someone in mind. To get the most

By | March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Resume Tips|0 Comments

To Contract or Not to Contract? — Contract Work V. Full-Time Employment

In today’s workforce, there are many opportunities to be a contractor, consultant, etc. (or whatever term you will be defined as).  In every industry, you can pick up a short or long-term contract in some of the biggest corporations out there – the money is great, but at what cost?  What are the advantages and

By | March 19th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Job Satisfaction|0 Comments

To Grad School or Not to Grad School, That Is the Question

If you are considering going back to grad school to boost your career, you should read this article. Millions of people globally earn graduate degrees each year – be it an MBA, MA, MS, or another related degree.  Though my years of university career services work and now talent acquisition advisory, one key factor to

By | March 16th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Training|0 Comments

Job Searching While Employed

Is it easier to find a job when you are employed? It’s possible that having a job makes you more desirable to a potential hiring manager as they may assume that the competition would not just let go of their top performers. However, in today’s job market, I would speculate that the real reason

By | March 14th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Job Satisfaction|0 Comments

Why I Enjoy Working in the RPO World

This past month I celebrated my 15th year in the recruitment industry. What began as a job in a small technology recruitment consulting company as the 1st to be employed, working on high volume call center roles has evolved into a career that has exposed me to many of the business models employed within

By | February 28th, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Networking, Opinion|0 Comments

Quand vos affaires personnelles franchissent la ligne

La ligne est mince entre la vie personnelle et la vie professionnelle. C'est plus vrai que jamais puisque la technologie nous suit partout. Il est si facile de faire défiler les courriels de travail pendant que vous attendez que votre émission de télévision préférée démarre sur Netflix, ou apporter votre portable du bureau à la

By | February 21st, 2018|Categories: Career Growth, Opinion|0 Comments