Job Interview ‘Must Do’s’

Job Interview ‘Must Do’s’

In the competitive landscape of job hunting, securing an interview is a significant achievement. However, the real challenge lies in making a lasting impression once you’re face-to-face with a potential employer. Here are some crucial job interview ‘must-dos’ that can tip the scales in your favour. 1. Dress for Success First impressions matter, and your…

Why Use a Professional Recruiter

Why Use a Professional Recruiter

In the constantly changing landscape of talent acquisition, businesses face the challenge of attracting and retaining top-quality job candidates. As organizations navigate this changing environment, the role of professional recruiters has become increasingly vital. Here are compelling reasons why engaging the services of a professional recruiter is a strong strategic move for your company: 1….

Good Questions Candidates Should Ask Recruiters

Good Questions Candidates Should Ask Recruiters

Here’s a question for you.  Which questions should you ask a recruiter? While job hunting, the importance knowing which questions to ask a recruiter is important. As a professional recruiter at Sourcing People, I understand that candidates who actively engage with recruiters or interviewers, prior to as well as in the interview, leave a lasting…

Modern Recruitment and Selection Strategies

Modern Recruitment and Selection Strategies

Modern Recruitment and Selection Strategies Employee recruitment is fast paced.  In order to keep up, modern recruitment and selection strategies have become important for organizations seeking to stay ahead. Accordingly, you will find below a list of innovative approaches designed to attract and retain top-tier talent. Particularly, these strategies help us connect good people to…

Attention Grabbing Job Advertisements that Attract Candidates

Attention Grabbing Job Advertisements that Attract Candidates

Job advertisements can very easily get lost amongst all the others that are listed.  What employers need are attention-grabbing job advertisements that attract candidates. In order to attract quality candidates, job advertisements must go beyond the traditional list of job duties and educational requirements to grab the attention of job seekers.  For the most part,…

Company Values That Attract Quality Job Applicants

Company Values That Attract Quality Job Applicants

Finding quality candidates in today’s labour market is more difficult than ever.  What you need are company values that attract quality job applicants. In other words, an edge that sets you apart from all of the other companies that are seeking the same workers that you are.  To gain this edge, employers must understand and…

Your Brand

Your Brand

“My word is my bond.” “Love and light!” “I eat my competition for breakfast.” Recognizing the importance of your brand is paramount to lifelong success. The type of person you choose to be is reflected in the decisions and actions you make every day. Your professional and personal brand is what people think and say…

Resumé Help

Resumé Help

When we present a resume, we do it with three main goals – to get noticed, to be recognized for the value you can bring to the role, and to be remembered. My recommendations have these goals in mind. A Google search for “simple resume templates” will generate a few options of formats you can…

3 Questions to Assess Candidate Fit with Company Culture

3 Questions to Assess Candidate Fit with Company Culture

When acting as the professional recruiter for an organization, one of the most challenging steps in the recruitment process can be determining what attributes the candidate must possess to fit with the employer’s company culture.  The employer knows they need help and that they need someone to complete work, but they are often unsure exactly…

Interview Preparation – Getting into the Right Mindset

Interview Preparation – Getting into the Right Mindset

It’s important that you’re mentally and emotionally ready for an interview. The saying goes that you can only make one first impression, so let’s make sure that you’re in the best frame of mind to represent yourself well. Save the job postings that you apply to so you can review it prior to your interview….