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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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DAILY COMMERCIAL NEWS

Inside Innovation: Construction’s need to prep for cyberattacks

Posted on Tuesday February 18, 2020

Construction companies embracing the exciting forms of technology sweeping the building landscape need to better understand the security risks to their sensitive data. They also need to be proactive. Increased digitization of processes and integration of new software platforms into project modeling and day-to-day operations is leaving contractors increasingly vulnerable. The recent cyberattack of Bird […]

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Feds fund completion of Province House

Posted on Tuesday February 18, 2020

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI — The federal government has announced spending of $30.7 million to complete the restoration of Province House National Historic Site in Charlottetown, P.E.I. The funding will be used to complete the final phases of the Province House conservation project, including reinstallation of the building’s electrical and mechanical systems, interior finishes such as painting […]

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Hamilton Young Leaders invite all comers

Posted on Tuesday February 18, 2020

The premise of the YLG Talks sessions presented by the Hamilton-Halton Construction Association’s Young Leaders Group is that young construction professionals will benefit from topical workshops, information sessions and leading-edge speakers. But it was hard not to notice at the Feb. 4 session held at the Budget Demolition plant in east Hamilton that there was […]

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