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Your Summer Job: Avoiding Common Mistakes

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For many companies across various industries, the job market can get pretty busy during summer. This is especially true for seasonal work, most often filled by students or recent graduates. If this is you, there are plenty of common pitfalls that you should be sure to avoid! During Your Search The atmosphere of summer can […]

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Executive Recruiting Trends for 2018 – And What’s Next

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No matter what the state of the economy or how high or low the unemployment rate, businesses still face a significant challenge when recruiting executive talent. Even when the pool of available front-line workers rises, the talent pool for qualified executive candidates remains relatively small. There are only so many qualified individuals that can make […]

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New Partner Announcement: Erica MacDonald

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April 2018 Summit Search Group is pleased to announce that Erica MacDonald is now a Partner in the Atlantic Region. Erica has developed a strong appreciation of client needs and has an ability to relate to and service all segments of the business community. “For the past 7 ½ years, Erica has worked extremely hard, has […]

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Creating a Startup? Here’s How to Approach Recruitment

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There’s nothing quite like starting a new business to materialize a bold and innovative idea. However, building a startup can be fraught with many tricky challenges, and recruitment is key among them. Fear not—we’ve got plenty of recruitment tips to get your head in the right place. Carve Out an Identity Because your company is […]

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Is Twitter an Appropriate Job Search Tool?

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When it comes to social media, the first platform that comes to mind for most job seekers is probably LinkedIn. However, it’s not the only one that can improve your search and connect you with creat companies. Twitter, for instance, may be more useful to you than you might think. Strengths and Weaknesses The first […]

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Happy International Women’s Day from Summit Search Group!

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The professional world has changed a lot over the years, and the possibilities for attaining your goals are seemingly endless. Still, some face more obstacles in their journey than others. This is why International Women’s Day and the fight for gender equality are as important as ever. A Brief History International Women’s Day has its […]

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Performance Reviews: Some Common Myths

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Some employees dread performance reviews, while others crave feedback. Meanwhile, they’re one of the sharpest tools in the shed for the average manager. Whether you’re an employer or employee, you may want to consider a few of these performance review misconceptions. Myth 1: It’s All About the Negatives You may be one of many employees […]

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Summit Search Group Opens New Offices in Downtown Regina, Saskatchewan

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Summit Search Group, a Canadian-based professional recruitment and executive search agency, has opened its eighth location in Regina, Saskatchewan. REGINA, SK –  Summit Search Group is pleased to announce the opening of its newest office at the Royal Bank Building at 2010 – 11th Avenue in downtown Regina, Saskatchewan. Summit Search Group has been growing significantly […]

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Understanding Seasonal Hiring Trends

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Everything is seasonal, whether it’s tourism, shopping trends, or factors in the professional world. As a job seeker, it’s important to understand how dynamic your economic environment can be. There’s a lot to bear in mind, but here are a few core considerations to start with. Basic Overview Things like hard work, self-awareness, and initiative […]

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How Has Technology Shaped Recruitment?

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Each time a new year comes, it’s hard not to be reminded of the far-reaching effects that technology has had on our day-to-day lives. However, it hasn’t only made it easier for us to find cat videos or order pizza—it’s redefined much of the recruitment process. Here’s how. Data-Driven Strategies There was once a time […]

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