Human Resources Featured Stories:

    • Looking For Your Match?

      by Tina Olivero

      As the baby boomers reach the age of retirement, the idea of doing so just doesn’t seem to fit for most. It’s premature, it’s kind of old-fashioned, and it’s a gaping hole with the question “what next?” in it. The truth is, most people who retire after a great career hate it. According to Statistics […]

    • Top Ten Ways to Hire the Right People on LinkedIn

      by Robin Grant

      First of all, it’s important you’re clear on who the right people are. Steve Jobs famously said, “If the top 50 people are right, it just cascades down throughout the whole organization.” So hiring the best people– starting from the top– is step one to attracting and keeping the right people over the long term. […]

    • Perfecting The Move: How Enhanced Relocations Can Help Win The Talent War

      by Matt Bradford

      The call of Alberta’s oil and gas sector can be alluring, but as industry employers know all too well, it takes more than the promise of good pay and solid work to attract talent to the north. Indeed, with industries across Canada vying for skilled labour, it falls on Alberta’s energy recruiters to make the […]

    • On The Hunt For Talent

      Venor Search Group Exposé

      Venor Search Group Expands Into Newfoundland The human resource forecast for 2020 predicts a massive 70,000 vacant positions. That’s a paramount growth explosion which we have never seen in this region. This growth will lead to significant challenges for labour supply, specifically in the oil and gas and energy sectors. Companies working in the energy industry will need to focus on their […]

    • Kids Talk Energy

      by Tina Olivero

      Jada Santuccione Age: 11 We get oil from drilling underground and it’s important because oil is a type of fuel that we get energy from. The type of job I would like to have in the oil industry is the person who organizes the money. Ben Olivero Age: 11 Oil is a petroleum based liquid […]

    • Hiring: Believe Them – The First Time

      by Tina Olivero

      Have you ever been scammed by a scammer or taken by a taker? Yes, we all have at some point in our lives. When this happens in business, it’s extremely upsetting because it takes up so much time and wastes thousands of dollars. Knowing that someone is not a fit for your company is as […]

    • Think Before You Learn – The Cost-benefit Analysis of University Degrees

      by Tom Smith

      If you’re a savvy 18 year-old or the parent of a high school student, the contents of this article could literally be worth several million dollars to you. A seemingly preposterous claim, granted, but as it turns out, a simple shift in perception of the conventional wisdom about university could radically alter your life. But […]

    • Kids Talk Energy

      by Tina Olivero

      Meadow Baker Age: 6 What do we need oil for? Cars and motorcycles and mowlawners. What is your dad’s job? My dad’s job is going on the oil rig on the helicopter, and he owns two day cares. What is an oil rig? It’s like a big thing underwater. There’s legs on it that can […]


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