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Whether hiring or looking for your next career, we want to ensure you are equipped with the information you need for recruitment or job seeking success. This blog is the recruitment resource you need, from your Canadian recruitment experts.

Get the latest insights and market research from top industries including construction and property, resources and mining, technology, and banking and financial, and learn from our team's breadth of knowledge on different functions such as accounting, IT, estimating, human resources, procurement and supply chain.

How to simplify and streamline your resume to stand out to employers

Posted by Rowan O'Grady, Hays Canada President on Thursday, Apr 27, 2017

Hays Blog: Simplify your resumes to get employer interestAs an experienced professional you have lots of work experience, and you want to make sure any potential employer knows about it. So now you’ve got a four page resume that few employers are reading to the end. While some industries expect long resumes, for most job-seekers I suggest keeping it to less than two pages – and the most important information should be on the front page.

So how can you shorten your resume to make sure employers are impressed by your experience, not overwhelmed by it? Here’s how to improve your CV so you can get the job and career you want.


Administrative Professionals Day: Build a career that works for you

Posted by Rowan O'Grady, Hays Canada President, on Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017

Choose your own career pathOffice support and administration can be a highly competitive and rewarding function, with opportunities for career progression and organizational responsibility, but you have to find ways to drive your own career.

In honour of Administrative Professionals Day, I talked to two of our administrators who have progressed with Hays to find out their experience and advice.


Scoring as an EA with NYCFC

Posted on Monday, Apr 24, 2017

NYCFC EA interviewWith more than 10 years of experience in administration as a personal and then executive assistant, Hays placed Sarah Westlake with New York City Football Club in 2015. We caught up with Sarah to find out about her career, her experience with NYCFC, and her advice to other administrators and assistants.


How will the “Internet of Things” affect app developers?

Posted on Thursday, Apr 6, 2017

Hays Blog: What does the Internet of Things mean for app developers?Within the next three years there will be more than 26 billion connected devices, according to Gartner. This presents both challenges and opportunities for anyone working in tech and as an app developer you're at the forefront of this change. Whether you're freelancing, contracting, or working full-time, there will be new skills to embrace, and a wider world than mobile phones. This shared connectivity means we as human beings, and our devices, are far more connected than ever before.

And this represents a huge opportunity, but only if you have the right capabilities and skills to exploit it.


Boost your sales: social media tips for beating your targets

Posted Megan Simpson, Team Lead – Accounting and Finance, Vancouver, Hays Canada on Thursday, Apr 6, 2017

Canada Blog - Megan SimpsonNowadays, social media is in everything we do and it’s a strong tool for your professional life. So it’s important to know how to use this in a way that will help you to meet your professional goals.

Working for Hays boosts my profile since the company is the most followed recruitment company on LinkedIn and I can reach a larger audience, but we cannot rely only on numbers.

Here are my four tips to build your network and engage with your audience:


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