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Recruiting for Cultural Fit: What It Means and What to Keep in Mind

Recruiting for Cultural Fit: What It Means and What to Keep in Mind - Summit Search Group - Calgary Employment Agency

Many things define the identity of your business as a workplace, but few of them are as influential as your company culture. There are a few things you should consider when factoring this principle into your recruitment process. What Is Cultural Fit? In a nutshell, prioritizing cultural fit during the recruitment process means that you’re […]

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Do You Have a Good Work Ethic?

Do You Have a Good Work Ethic? - Summit Search Group - Calgary Employment Agency

During the process of an interview, you’re asked questions that are designed to ascertain a number of things about you as a professional. One key element is your work ethic. So what exactly does it mean and how do you set yourself up for success? Examining It At first glance, work ethic is about your […]

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Are You Assessing Employee Engagement the Right Way?

Are You Assessing Employee Engagement the Right Way? - Summit Search Group - Employment Agency Calgary

Retaining your employees is about understanding, at a detailed and dynamic level, what exactly motivates and engages them. Assessing their engagement may seem straightforward, but there are many things to bear in mind. What’s the Big Deal? You may believe you have a good feel for company morale, especially when it comes to small and […]

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Is Your LinkedIn Profile Lacking Visual Content?

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Lacking Visual Content? - Summit Search Group - Calgary Employment Agency

Some job seekers might see LinkedIn as merely a glorified resume and networking tool. If you think of it in these limited terms, however, you’ll only be limiting the success of your job search! Visual content is one way you can take things to a higher level. Why It’s Necessary If it ain’t broke, don’t […]

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Internal Mobility: Are You Doing it Right?

Internal Mobility: Are You Doing it Right? - Summit Search Group - Staffing Specialists Calgary

For many businesses, ensuring that valued employees can move from one role to another is a key part of fostering growth. The question is: how do you balance this with recruitment of outside talent and how can it benefit the recruitment process? Mobility in Your Company Culture Filling certain vacant positions sometimes means you’re at […]

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Common LinkedIn Mistakes That All Job Seekers Should Avoid

Common LinkedIn Mistakes That All Job Seekers Should Avoid - Summit Search Group - Job Search Portal

LinkedIn has become a widespread standard of communication in the professional world. Just having a complete profile isn’t enough, you need to make sure you haven’t fallen into any of the most common pitfalls! Your Profile The profile you create can be an invaluable and competitive representation of yourself as a professional, but you run […]

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Summit Search Group Hires New Senior Recruitment Consultant

  Summit Search Group is proud to announce and welcome Gail Eckert as a Senior Recruitment Consultant in Winnipeg, Manitoba.  Gail brings over 25 years of experience in the recruitment, selection, supervision and motivation of top calibre professionals, including more than 8 years of dedicated experience as a professional recruiter.  Gail’s natural ability to assess […]

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Job Seekers: How Are Your Communication Skills?

Job Seekers: How Are Your Communication Skills? - Summit Search Group - Recruitment Agency Canada

“Good communication skills required.” You’ve probably seen this on nearly every job posting you’ve come across, and for good reason! However, saying that you have these skills is one thing. Delivering on your promise is something else entirely. Common Interaction Basic communication skills are the ones we take for granted, often making them the trickiest […]

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How Has Recruitment Changed over the Years?

How Has Recruitment Changed over the Years? - Summit Search Group - Recruitment Agency Canada

The world of recruitment is changing more quickly than ever. Keeping up is often a matter of understanding how things have progressed, so let’s look at some of the key developments in recent decades and why they’re important. How We Communicate It goes without saying that this is the big one. Social media has offered […]

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How to Make Yourself Stand Out as a Candidate

How to Make Yourself Stand Out as a Candidate - Summit Search Group - Employment Agency Calgary

Searching for a job tends to be a very competitive process, no matter what field you’re in. As a result, it’s in your best interests to distinguish yourself and be recognized! Here are a few ways you can avoid blending in with the crowd. Explore Your Resources During your job search, take every opportunity you […]

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