The EPC Blog

Employment Professionals Canada has the latest on the country’s workforce, job market, job search and hiring trends. Read our blog for helpful tips on how to find employment or hire the best talent.

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You want top talent but your budget is tapped out. To achieve your goal, you need to consider talent benefits outside of money. Financial incentives certainly help companies distinguish themselves to quality job candidates. But, your company can look beyond these incentives to attract top talent. In doing so, you can offer talent benefits that… Read more »

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You possess comprehensive industry skills and experience and want a job that complements them perfectly. To accomplish your goal, you need to show an organization why you are the best candidate to fill a vacancy. That way, you can land a job quicker than ever before. How to Land a Job Quicker If you want… Read more »

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You are ready to bring talent on board. The one thing that is holding your organization back: losing talent in the final stage of the hiring process. Why Are You Losing Talent at the Last Minute (and How to Avoid This Problem) You need to put your best foot forward throughout the hiring cycle. Otherwise,… Read more »

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Job Search Materials

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has made waves across the globe. In Canada, the pandemic has already had drastic effects on the labour market, and it appears likely to have far-flung effects on the nation’s employment figures in the foreseeable future. 3 Labour Market Trends to Watch If you want to land your dream job in… Read more »

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You want exceptional talent across your team. To achieve your goal, you may need to commit significant resources to hire quality candidates. Yet, if you partner with certified staffing professionals, you may be able to accomplish your desired result — at a fraction of the cost of hiring candidates on your own. How Certified Staffing… Read more »

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Injured worker gets back to work

Your business wants injured and sick workers to get the support they need to make a full recovery. In addition, your company wants to do everything possible to ensure injured employees can return to work as soon as possible. One such option to consider: developing and implementing a work hardening plan.   What Is a… Read more »

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Work Life Balance

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has transformed the workplace. In the “new normal” created by the pandemic, employees have increasingly worked from home. This has led many workers to stay connected to one another via video and phone calls, text messages, and emails rather than in-person meetings. As a result, these workers have done their part to help slow the spread of COVID-19 and continue to… Read more »

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Web design planning

New Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) guidelines for website compliance have taken effect — and your business must respond accordingly. If you understand the guidelines and what they mean for your business and its staff, you can take appropriate measures to optimize your site’s accessibility going forward.    What Is AODA, and What Does It Mean for Your Business?    AODA… Read more »

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Creating a work schedule

You want a work shift that complements your lifestyle — and you need to plan accordingly. That way, you can work a shift that allows you to optimize your productivity without hampering your ability to make the most of your free time.   Ultimately, there are several questions you need to consider to decide which work shift is… Read more »

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When you work the night shift, it can feel impossible to maintain a healthy lifestyle. When your schedule is the opposite of your natural instincts, it can be difficult to find time to make healthy choices. The good news is that though it takes some extra effort, you can adopt a healthy lifestyle when working… Read more »