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How Hiring Through the Experts Can Keep Recruitment Costs Low

How Hiring Through the Experts Can Keep Recruitment Costs Low - Summit Search Group - Staffing Agency Canada

We’ve found that many employers wish to know what can be gained from recruiting through an agency rather than an internal recruitment department. What, for instance, are the benefits in terms of costs? You may be surprised to know that it keeps them low! Recruitment as a Strategic Investment Whether you’re hiring yourself or through […]

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Why Having a Mentor Is so Important for Your Career

Why Having a Mentor Is so Important for Your Career - Summit Search Group - Job Search Portal

Throughout the course of your professional life, you’ll make a number of self-directed and autonomous decisions to build the ideal career. It’s an important skill to have, but there is also tremendous value in learning from the decisions of others. What Constitutes a Mentorship? A career mentor is a particular kind of acquaintance who, ideally, […]

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Essential Tips for a Great Interview

Essential Tips for a Great Interview - Summit Search Group - Job Search Portal

In the hunt for your dream job, first impressions are everything. A face-to-face chat with a recruitment manager is your golden opportunity to sell yourself as the ideal candidate. These tips will give you a good idea of how to approach this conversation. The Basics As we explained in our blog on dress codes, looking […]

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How to Not Get Hired. Anywhere. Ever.

When it comes to awkward and unsuccessful job interviews, HR professionals have seen it all. The combination of pre-interview jitters, tough questions, and an unfamiliar environment are enough to send many applicants into a spiral of disaster. A 2015 Barclays LifeSkills study reported the most common interview mistakes, saying that “candidates are often unprepared and may be overcompensating in other areas to […]

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Managerial Tips to Keep Your Team Strong

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The strength of a group of employees depends on a many key dynamics. While our blog on company morale addressed an important component of this strength, it’s also useful to think in more general terms. Here are a few ways you can improve the overall integrity of your team. Know Your Team Members There’s probably […]

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Dressing For Success: From the Interview to the Workplace

Dressing For Success: From the Interview to the Workplace - Summit Search Group - Job Opportunities Canada

Throughout your career, you’ll be making many key impressions on superiors and colleagues. A big part of making these impressions as positive as possible is how your present yourself. Here’s a crash course on getting your attire right and looking the part! The Interview The first thing to bear in mind is that you’re unlikely […]

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Workplace Morale: How to Keep Your Employees Productive & Happy

Workplace Morale: How to Keep Your Employees Productive & Happy - Summit Search Group - Recruitment Agency Canada

In order for a company to succeed, workplace morale needs to stay high. It may seem like a simple and rudimentary principle, but it’s probably more complex and dynamic than you think. Here are a few strategies you should consider. Getting the Right Idea Some employers feel that it may not be their responsibility to […]

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So We’ve Matched You with Your Ideal Employee – Here’s How to Set Them up for Success

So We've Matched You with Your Ideal Employee - Here's How to Set Them up for Success - Summit Search Group - Employee Search Canada

Your search for that ideal candidate might be over, but this is only beginning of a great relationship between you and an individual with excellent potential. Let’s take a look at what you should do to retain that talent and set them up for success within your company. Getting Familiar The time immediately following a […]

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LinkedIn: Why It’s Important and How to Use It

LinkedIn: Why It’s Important and How to Use It - Summit Search Group - Job Search Portal Canada

In the world of business, we see the LinkedIn everywhere. It’s one of the most flexible and widespread tools for career development and community-building out there, but why is it so popular and how should you use it to create your ideal career? What’s the Big Deal? If you don’t devote much time to your […]

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Top Five Ways to Accelerate Your Career in 2016

Top Five Ways to Accelerate Your Career in 2016 - Summit Searcg Group - Staffing Agency Canada

A new year has finally begun, which means you’ve probably come up with a few personal resolutions. So how about your career? Here are five ways you can reform your approach and accelerate the progression of your profession in 2016! Diversify Your Efforts It’s important to be as efficient as possible within the scope of […]

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