The role of Temporary or on-demand staff during Pandemic and beyond
Businesses have been forced to make the difficult decision to furlough or lay off staff to stay viable, but running with an intentionally lean staff then makes it difficult to complete short-term projects. Productivity drops. What this looks like is unfinished projects, strain on existing... Read more
Business post COVID-19. Time to rethink hiring strategies. Lets see why!
COVID-19 has caused the world to slow down forcing many companies to take a pause with their regular business routines and budgets. But with Canada slowly reopening, there is no time like the present to get back to work and rethink your hiring strategies. Read more
Lets stay safe on the road to and from work
One of the saddest statistics of 2019 was the number of pedestrian fatalities in Toronto. If you watch the news it seems to be an almost daily occurrence and it strikes a chord for all of us.
A lot of changes will need to be made to address this growing issue ..
And while municipalities across... Read more
Widen Your Recruiting Funnel
Judging by the majority of customers we speak to (with small exceptions :)... everyone out there definitely knows what is happening on the labour market.
Current steaming economy produced the lowest unemployment rate in decades and created a candidate focused market place where open positions... Read more
How to make the night shift easier on your employees
We live in a globalized 24-hour society, consuming services, products and entertainment around the clock. As a result, more and more people are working irregular hours. Indeed, per the Ontario-based Workers Health and Safety Center, one in four Canadian employees now work shifts – with one in... Read more
How to keep temporary employees productive
The “blended workforce,” an ongoing combination of permanent and temporary employees, is fast becoming a norm in the modern workplace.
Short-term hires can be a huge advantage to small businesses looking to stay flexible during peak periods. But they can also bring new challenges to the team... Read more