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Posted By Jackie Burns, on Monday, Sep 22, 2014
September 21 to September 27 2014, marks this year's National Forest Week here in Canada. During this week, Canadians are encouraged to take part in learning about the country's forest heritage and to help build awareness about this valuable resource. Did you know, that in 2012 alone, Canada's Forestry sector provided direct employment for 224,410 people in highly skilled and well paid positions. Growing shortages in Canada's forestry sector is fuelling shortage in Canada's resources & mining industry.
Posted By Jim Fearon, on Thursday, Sep 18, 2014
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Posted by Jim Fearon, Vice President Central North America on Friday, Aug 15, 2014
Hays is proud to be the official recruitment partner of West Fraser, the largest lumber producer in North America with 7,500 employees in 40 operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States.
Hays and West Fraser share the belief that employees drive business success. West Fraser offers employees outstanding opportunities for growth and is recognized as one of Canada's 10 Best Companies to Work For (2014), one of Canada’s Top 100 Companies (2013 & 2014) and a Best Employer for Recent Graduates.
Posted by Rowan O'Grady, Hays Canada President on Thursday, Jul 31, 2014
We are in the midst of collecting data for our next “DNA of…” report. This time, we are focusing on the path to becoming a Vice President of Human Resources. We are currently surveying, and interviewing HR professionals from the VP level up to determine what it really takes to lead a company’s HR function.
This will be the fourth issue in our DNA series, following the successful release of our DNA of a CFO, CIO and VP of construction reports.
Posted by Rowan O'Grady, Hays Canada President on Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014
Issue 7 of the Hays Journal, our award winning publication, was recently released, featuring a number of hot topics relevant to hiring managers across the globe on the ever changing world of work. Amongst the recent excitement of the World Cup, one article I found particularly thought-provoking was Premier League Talent, which parallels the similarities between the sport and business in terms of finding the right people for the right positions on the team. Whether it is in sport or business, the need for leaders, a game plan and a winning mentality is vital.