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Job Search 101: How To Pass The Social Media Maturity Test

Posted on March 06, 2019

In a little over a decade, social media has dramatically changed our lives. While some people in the employment pool have grown up with it, others are less versed on the intricacies of the…

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How To Streamline The Recruiting Process: A Guide For Hiring Managers

Posted on March 06, 2019

You want to fill a position and, ideally, you would like the best possible candidate as soon as possible. But what’s a reasonable timeline to expect for finding and hiring a qualified candidate?…

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Get To Know Your MacDonald Search Group Consultant: Stuart Calvert

Posted on March 05, 2019

Stuart Calvert, Managing Director--Ontario Where are you from? I’m from a town called Preston in the north of England. Preston’s claim to fame is being a founding member of the Football League and…

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11 QUESTIONS YOU SHOULD ASK IN AN INTERVIEW IF YOU REALLY WANT THE JOB

Posted on November 24, 2017

Successful interviews aren't just about having the right answers. They are about asking the right questions. As an interviewer, being asked good questions keeps me energized, engaged and interested…

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Three Traits Recruiters Find Most Desirable In Face-to-Face Job Interviews

Posted on September 27, 2017

Three Traits Recruiters Find Most Desirable In Face-to-Face Job InterviewsRecruiters and hiring managers have always considered conversational skills an important trait in new hires, but a new survey…

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ABC's of Resume Writing

Posted on June 15, 2017

With almost 20 years or recruiting and countless interviews, I have definitely seen my share of resumes. Some great and some not so great. I am often asked, “what makes a great resume?”. You would…

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4 SIGNS THAT REFLECT YOU DON’T HAVE A HEALTHY WORK CULTURE

Posted on June 15, 2017

Healthy work culture is one of the most stressed aspects of building a great team in today’s scenario. In the words of Tony Hsieh, CEO of Zappos.com, “If you get the culture right, most of the other…

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4 Things Great Bosses Say to a New Employee That Most Bosses Never Think to Say

Posted on June 14, 2017

Want a new employee to truly hit the ground running? Say these four things. You work hard to find, interview, and hire the right employees. They have great skills, great experience, and great…

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How Can I Learn About A Company's Culture?

Posted on June 02, 2017

The answer to "How can I learn about a company's culture?" is "You can ask them about it." You can ask your prospective hiring manager almost anything, but most job-seekers don't dare! We say we…

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