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Recruitment Technique: Numbers vs. Intuition

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It takes a lot of time and hard work to figure out a set of recruitment tactics that work well for your company. Some like to go with their instincts when it comes to choosing the right talent, while others rely on the numbers. How do these approaches differ...

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Social Media in Today’s Recruitment Landscape

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Current web technologies are designed to make all kinds of goals, tasks, and projects more successful. Social media is one of the most important examples of this out there today. If you want to recruit the right talent, there are plenty of ways you can use social media to...

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The Interview: Structured or Unstructured?

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The job interview is a universal component of the recruitment process, but just as no two companies are exactly alike, the variety of interview styles out there is diverse. For example, do you utilize a structured or unstructured interview? Let’s look at the differences, pros, and cons. The Structured...

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How Writing a Blog Can Help Your Job Search

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Standing out from the other job seekers in your field isn’t always easy. However, building a distinct employee brand for yourself can be a highly rewarding process both professionally and creatively. A blog, for instance, can really let your individuality as a candidate shine through. Knowledge and Experience The...

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Sweep Top Talent Off Their Feet: 3 Ways to Attract High-Quality Employees From Good Jobs

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As a recruiting agency, we know that the best employees are often not unemployed. Instead, they are in key roles in various industries. Although recruiters have the ability to locate such individuals, the question is whether an employer can convince them that their careers will be better served with...

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Building a More Creative Workplace

Building a More Creative Workplace - Summit Search Group - Calgary Employment Agency

If we always did everything by the book, we wouldn’t have the spirit of forward-thinking innovation that drives modern professional culture today. Creativity in the workplace can take many forms, but properly harnessing its power in your workforce will always pay off. Understanding Creativity Most of us might assume...

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Could Your Job Search Use Some New Year’s Resolutions?

Could Your Job Search Use Some New Year’s Resolutions? - Summit Search Group - Employment Agency Calgary

Now that 2017 has come and you’ve had a chance to reconnect with friends and family over the holidays, there are a few things you should consider when it comes to the job search. If you want to land that dream career this year, some resolutions could help you...

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Your Job Search and the Holiday Season

Your Job Search and the Holiday Season - Summit Search Group - Calgary Employment Agency

The professional world is highly cyclical. Almost all things are affected by the shifting of trends, months, seasons, and more. Recruitment is no different, so it might be wise to consider how the coming holidays might affect your search for the perfect job. Ups and Downs Understanding how businesses...

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How is Your Work-Life Balance?

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We do a lot of talking about your strategies as a job seeker and an employee, but it’s important to avoid overlooking the larger context of things. For instance, your life at work and your life outside of it affect one another in many ways, so let’s examine what...

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Fostering Respect In Your Workplace

Fostering Respect In Your Workplace - Summit Search Group - Employment Agency Calgary

A place of business isn’t only about business. It’s also about building good relationships and maintaining a strong community, both within your company and with the outside world. One of the central linchpins holding these principles together is respect. What Does Respect Look Like? Some employers tend to define...

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