"I decided to challenge myself to be extraordinary and I Landed Higher because of it." Riley FairbanksRead More
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To stay in a job that isn’t hitting on most, if not all, cylinders, is not ideal at best and can be detrimental at worst. For too long, many of us simply stayed in jobs for the simple reason that no other option paid as well. Obviously, being compensated well is important to most people. But, especially in Western Canada, many people remained in the energy sector, even if they hated their jobs, because it paid 30, 40, or 50% more than any other comparable job in the market. It’s tough to change jobs when that’s your reality.Read More
I thought that after I completed my Chartered Accountant designation the world would be my oyster – I would always have a great career that kept me challenged doing interesting work while feeling indispensable to the companies into which I poured my blood, sweat and tears.
No such luck.Read More
I am a recruiter and I have let you down. At one time, I bought into an industry that thought automating the recruitment cycle would lessen the time to hire, capture data in an ATS, schedule meetings and earn me accolades, without recognizing that I had lost the human touch.Read More