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How Shopify finds and fosters talent

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Shopify began as a small venture, but has grown exponentially with the rise of online businesses – and the demand for e-commerce software solutions. Despite that rapid growth, it is consistently lauded for its commitment to

Do your employees trust you?

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Employee trust is an elusive – but essential – part of leadership. In a 2015 survey, 55 per cent of employees cited trust with senior management as very important to job satisfaction. However, 35 per cent

The do’s and don’ts of workplace mental...

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According to a 2011 study, 21.4% of the Canadian working population suffers from a mental illness that affects their work productivity. Despite these high numbers, a substantial percentage of workers don’t want to talk about it:

Building an employer branding campaign

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Your employer brand is what a job seeker thinks of when they hear your company’s name – it’s the reason they would potentially want to work for you. As the war for top talent continues, the

3 Ways Ongoing Feedback Pads Your Bottom Li...

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We know the drill, you’re a manager with tons of daily and weekly tasks. You already have so much on your plate that the thought of adding one more thing seems a little insane. Meanwhile, you keep hearing

Are You On Auto Pilot?: Start planning for ...

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You may have observed as you go throughout the day that several people are living each day on autopilot without a clear focus or purpose. Most individuals I interact with are comfortable with their daily routine

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Failure Is Not A Bad Thing: How to use it t...

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Mike and his then business partner, Pat Sullivan launched ACT! on April 1, 1987. With it they produced a best-selling product that digitilized the Daytimer® era and created the contact management software category, which was a

12 Saves Of The New Year In The Workplace: ...

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The month of December was stressful for all of us as we struggled to get to work in cold and snowy weather, finish year-end projects, and prepare for the holidays. As we enter the New Year,

Chemistry Lessons: Gain conversational inte...

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For many decades, I’ve been intrigued by the chemical impacts—both positive and negative—that conversations have on us. I married a biochemist and for decades we’ve shared lots of conversations about our work. When we first wrote