A compelling employer brand is critical in a tight labour market

Canada saw some of the most robust job creation in over a decade in 2019, and the national unemployment rate is currently hovering at a historically low level. That is great news for the overall economy, but it is creating challenges for many organizations looking to hire staff. Roughly half of the businesses in Atlantic…

How hiring local candidates can boost your bottom line

More and more Canadian companies are struggling to connect with the candidates they need to fill their open positions. This is particularly true for organizations right here in Atlantic Canada. A recent report from the Business Development Bank of Canada found that this country is experiencing a growing shortage of skilled workers and that Atlantic…

Employer branding is more crucial than ever in your online recruitment

A company’s greatest resource is its people. This is why businesses compete to hire the best candidates on the market. While recruiting the most talented people has long been a challenge for many organizations, in today’s labour market, it is only becoming even more difficult. Unemployment in Canada is at historic lows, with many regions…