5 Hiring Process Bad Habits to Break Now

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You’re probably well aware of the cost of a bad hire: hundreds of thousands – even millions – of dollars. And the Harvard Business Review recently reported that up to 80 percent of employee turnover is due to bad hiring decisions. Avoid this scenario by refusing to settle for less than the best candidate for… Read more »

Understanding the Canada Job Grant & How it will Impact Ontario Businesses

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The Sept. 26 announcement that Ontario employers can apply for Canada Job Grants to help citizens gain critical job skills and training continues to impact businesses as they gear up for the new year ahead. The grant is an innovative, employer-driven approach to help Canadians gain the skills they need to fill the nation’s available… Read more »

Common Interview Missteps to Avoid

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As you plan for your next job interview, take some small steps that will make a big difference and help you steer clear of rookie mistakes. It takes just a moderate amount of preparation to help ensure that you go in confident, self-assured and ready to move to the head of the candidate pack. Do… Read more »

How Changes to Part II of the Canada Labour Code Impact You

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With November comes a change in Part II of the Canada Labour Law, which impacts federally regulated employers. Amendments to Part II were designed to provide the nation’s labour program with broader discretion and flexibility to conduct their work more efficiently. How do these changes impact you as an employer – and what do you… Read more »