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Manufacturing Trends: The Future of IoT and Career Growth in 2019

The manufacturing world continues to change and grow as we adapt to a technological and automated world.  Over the last few years employers within this sector have been reducing labour costs and have moved towards a better future with Automation which is nothing new. In the last few years, machines and robots have allowed the…

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A Look at IT in 2019: Trends, Growth & Careers

The world of IT is ever evolving, and this is apparent within the job market as well. This rapid evolution has led to an immense increase in the number of jobs which has, in turn, earned Canada’s tech sector the title of the fastest growing industry in the country. Furthermore, Toronto recently beat out Silicon…

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How to Win Over a Candidate

Right now, we are very much in a talent-driven market, one where many companies are competing for the same talented candidates. So how do you set your company apart and win over the candidate you really like? Here are 5 tips that will set you apart.   1. Be prepared Unless you get pulled into…

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Top 10 Tips for Interviewing

January is often a time for new beginnings, perhaps one of your New Year’s Resolutions is to find a new job. I figured now would be a good time to write the top 10 tips I found to help with an interview.   These are tips that I learned in the past years as a…

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Dissecting a Recruitment Consultant

Depicting the benefits of partnering with a Recruitment Consultant Somebody once told me that there are four major events that could change our lives drastically, they are; Getting married, having a baby, moving to a different city/country and getting a new job! A significant portion of this article will focus on how one’s life could…

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True lies

“I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you.” ― Friedrich Nietzsche I have been in recruitment for going on sixteen years and I have always lived by the axiom that ’I believe what you tell me’. Fortunately, for the most part, I have dealt with straight…

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The benefits of having a project list (it’s your interview cheat sheet!)

I wish I knew the things I do now when I was looking for an IT job.  Years ago, I was a C++ developer who was horrific at interviewing.  I didn’t know how to prepare for an interview and had no idea how to give concrete examples to showcase all of my previous work.  If…

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How a specialist recruiter adds value

If you’re planning a new hire, or simply want to see who’s looking for a job out there, try bringing a specialist recruitment firm on board. A specialist recruitment firm provides staffing solutions to companies from particular industries. Compared to a generalist recruiter, a specialist knows your industry and understands its particular human resource demands…

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PMC Specialist Recruitment Solutions appoints Walter Sima as Vice President, IT Solutions

PMC Specialist Recruitment Solutions announced today that it has appointed Walter Sima as Vice President, IT Solutions. At PMC Specialist Recruitment Solutions, a leading Canadian specialist recruitment firm working across North America, Sima will apply his extensive client development and leadership experience to expand PMC’s reach in delivering efficient and effective recruitment solutions to a…

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The Construction Record Podcast – Episode 62: new Ontario think tank, Women in Trades via Aecon and LIUNA, Calgary office to residence conversions, and steel and labour controversies in B.C.

Posted on Friday August 23, 2019

This week on The Construction Record Podcast, Daily Commercial News and Journal of Commerce national managing editor Vince Versace takes a look at Grant Cameron’s recent article about a new think tank called the Ontario Construction Consortium, as well as DCN staff writer Angela Gismondi’s story about a new skilled trades initiative from the federal […]

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Standard & Poor’s reaffirms Federal Bridge Corp’s A+

Posted on Friday August 23, 2019

OTTAWA — The Federal Bridge Corporation Limited (FBCL) has announced that Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings has reaffirmed its 2019 FBCL bond rating with an A+ and a “stable” outlook. S&P concluded that despite traffic volatility and increasing exposure to competition in the medium term, there are strong economic fundamentals in FBCL’s service area […]

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Kitchener nails supplier convicted in printing plate mishap

Posted on Friday August 23, 2019

KITCHENER, ONT. — Kitchener, Ont.-based steel nails manufacturer THS Industries Ltd. has been convicted and fined for its role in a January 2018 incident in which a worker was seriously injured while installing a printing plate on a printing machine. The incident occurred at the company’s facility on Manitou Drive in Kitchener. According to a […]

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