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Inside Edge: Investors Behaviour

Investor behaviour Posted: 27 May 2019 12:59 AM PDT _________________   Returns are almost never average It seems rational to assume that stock and bond market returns would be clustered around the average with a few outliers. If we go back to 1926 we clearly see this is not the case. The average return for… Read more »

Make Workplace Health and Safety your Priority

We all think our workplace is safe…but have you really considered everything? Below is a great write up to give you insights you may have never considered!  It’s worth the read and you may just learn something!! — As an employer, it’s your responsibility to keep employees safe at work. By creating and implementing a… Read more »

LinkedIn Profile Tips to Get Noticed

    It’s the Facebook of Business Professionals…although some of us use the term “professional” a little looser than others – lol…I’m looking at you Mr. Lata!  HA!! Ever wonder just how to use LinkedIn the right way?  Check out today’s post from Jennifer at Adecco! — LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool, connecting qualified… Read more »

Preparing for Behavioural Interview Questions as a New Grad

By Adecco Canada on April 5, 2019  Behavioural based interview questions essentially give an interviewer an idea of how you’ve performed and behaved in the past based on actual results and scenarios. When compared to traditional interviews, behavioural interview questions are said to be 55% predictive of future on-the-job behaviour, whereas traditional is only 10%… Read more »

Search Series: Developing Your Work Values

by Adecco Canada on March 21, 2019 In the first installment of our search series, we look at the process of identifying work values and the benefits of finding an organization in which they resonate. Simply put, work values are the qualities, principles and standards that matter to you in your professional life. Defining them… Read more »

Flexible Work, Different Work Weeks

by Adecco Canada on March 14, 2019 It’s no surprise that flexible work weeks reap great advantages for employees, but did you know that employers can also gain from flexible work arrangements? From promoting a positive work life balance to candidate retention and attraction, read on for how flexible work can benefit your organization. Flexible… Read more »

Managing Diversity

by Adecco Canada on February 28, 2019 In this era of advancing technology and globalization, excluding diversity from your workforce can leave you missing out on great talent. But managing a diverse team presents its own set of challenges. To help in your efforts, check out Adecco’s six tips for managing diverse teams in today’s… Read more »

Better than a black light in a hotel room – but Blue Light can still be cause for alarm

Blue Light & Your Eyes Today, in our day-to-day lives, we are exposed to increasing amounts of blue light or high-energy visible light. Our eyes can see light in the visible spectrum of 400nm to700nm. The shorter the wavelength of the light, the more energy the light carries. The most significant source of blue light… Read more »

Are you a Business Professional??

3 Things Every Busy Professional Needs If there’s one thing we never have enough of, it’s time. We haven’t quite figured out a way to freeze time yet, but we have found ways to save it. If you’re a busy professional, these three FREE platforms will save you time both in and out of work, so you… Read more »

What’s a Resolution for Success??

Workplace Resolutions for Success by Adecco Canada on January 11, 2019 After a holiday season full of food, friends and gluttony, it can be challenging to get your employees back into productive mode. Snap your team back to reality with some simple resolutions sure to kick-start your organization’s new business year. Whether it’s personal or professional,… Read more »