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Posted by Jim Fearon, Hays Canada VP, on Thursday, Apr 7, 2016
Early in your skilled trades career – as a fourth year apprentice or within the first five years – is the time to look at the opportunities around you, try a few different industries, and decide which career path is right for you.
Stability vs fast pace, contract vs permanent, staying in one place vs opportunities for travel – there are lots of options to weigh up.
So how do you determine your best path?
Posted by Rowan O'Grady, Hays Canada President, on Thursday, Mar 31, 2016
Are you prioritizing the wrong things when making a job or hiring decision? Making the wrong hire or job selection could cost you in happiness, money, and morale, but Canadians aren’t focused fit when choosing a job or candidate.
But what does ‘fit’ mean, and can understanding it help you make better decisions?
Find out from our new Hays Fit series.
Posted by Jim Fearon, Hays Canada VP, on Tuesday, Mar 29, 2016
Trades and maintenance professionals are the unsung heroes behind the scenes of the Canadian economy – keeping everything running smoothly day to day. Our recent photo contest was all about showing the people who power the world of work – thank you to everyone who entered!
Hear from our contest winner, and find out how you can earn $150 with the Hays referral program.
Posted by Jim Fearon, Hays VP, on Monday, Mar 28, 2016
"[It's] very important to have an understanding of the sub trades and to have strong business relationships with those vendors," says Graham Group senior estimator Martin van Balen in the latest Construction Industry Insider.
Hear his thoughts on how Ontario's bid process differs from other markets, and why he's taking every opportunity for continual learning to reach his career goals.
Posted by Andy Robling, Hays Canada VP, on Wednesday, Mar 23, 2016
Just a quarter of payroll employers offer the benefits most sought-after by Canadian payroll workers, according to the Hays Payroll Salary Guide. This represents an opportunity for employers to differentiate themselves in the labour market by offering the benefits payroll employees want.
What can you do today to attract and retain the employees you need?