Canadians Rule Movember 2011

Movember, the month formerly known as November, ends in two days. I’m proud to report that Canada is dominating the fundraising stats. We’ve raised ‘mo money’ here in Canada compared to all of the other participating countries. Collectively...

What Determines Whether You Are Happy With Your Job?

Working in IT staffing, I hear what people want most from their potential employer when negotiating their contracts. For many people, money is the number one factor that determines whether they are willing to take a job. For others, there are factors such as...

Resume Writing Tips

As an IT recruiter, I review hundreds of resumes a day looking for that perfect match for the job I’m trying to fill. Today, I thought I’d share some resume writing tips that I hope will help anyone who is currently looking for a job avoid some common...
Choosing Between Multiple Job Offers

Choosing Between Multiple Job Offers

Now that the economy is slowly starting to level out, some of our candidates are being faced with the good problem of having more than one job offer in front of them. It’s a tough decision. You might think that the obvious choice is to go for the job with the...