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NO AGENCIES PLEASE! When I see a Human Resources generated ad for staffing and it’s flagged with “No Agencies Please”, I think...your firm isn’t interested in finding the BEST talent; only the cheapest. Ultimately you don’t have the best interests of your firm in mind at all. Ads rely upon the significantly smallest pool of [...]
Sears Canada Employees Face Options After Retailer Collapse Thousands of people across the country now find themselves out of work after Sears Canada shut down all its stores. But a retail employment specialist says the prospect of future work for them really depends on what type of roles they had with the former Canadian retail [...]
METRO: Is the Gossip True? "Some 24-hour stores will no longer be 24-hour stores," said Metro Chief Executive Eric Le Fleche on a conference call recently reported. "We have to manage the hours the best we can without reducing customer service." In order to counteract the financial loss, it plans to "scale back hours at some stores" in [...]
Job Vacancies a Serious Threat to Canadian Retail Industry There is a talent crisis in the retail industry and retailers have to start thinking very differently about how they are going to fill their growing vacancies. “Retailers have lost touch with the job market in the sense of who wants to work in retail, what [...]
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Why Raising Minimum Wage is Good for Retailers Despite all the teeth gnashing about extra wage costs, there are some real positives to expect in 2018 when the Ontario Government raises the minimum wage to $14.00 per hour, that are not just about the trickle down economics of more money in the hands of consumers [...]