Hiring? Here’s why you need to work with us.

May 06, 2019 Blog

The Essence Experience: Quality Candidates. When you hire Essence, we have access to deeper, better quality networks of potential candidates[TA1] .  you can’t take chances on not finding the very best person available to fit with your organizations and culture.  We...

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Save Money by Hiring a Professional

March 24, 2019 Uncategorized

How hiring a professional can actually save you money. Studies indicate that every time you replace an employee it can cost your business an average of 6 to 9 months of that employee’s salary.  For an employee with a salary...

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4 Hacks for Smarter Hiring

January 25, 2019 Professional, Saskatchewan

Getting the most out of your organization’s assets can help your organization earn a competitive advantage in 2019. Your organization’s People Strategies can serve as strong assets and tools that will allow you to hire and retain the right people...

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Caring for Candidates Matters

June 21, 2018 Blog

Often employers are so focused on filling a position that they forget they’re actually recruiting individuals. As an expert in my industry, it’s my role to help remind you that you are dealing with people—individuals with values, emotions, voices, and...

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What makes us different than the rest?

May 09, 2018 Blog

In today’s market place where there’s an app for pretty much everything, what makes a profession and executive recruitment firm like Essence Recruitment different? IT’S YOU! At Essence, our primary focus is you the client. Don’t give me wrong, technology...

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Onboarding – How important is it?

April 18, 2018 Blog

Today, managers understand and agree that it is time and money well spent to invest in recruiting the right employee the first time. The value of partnering with an executive recruitment firm has been demonstrated to be successful time and...

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What’s Your Leadership Style?

April 05, 2018 Blog

Not so long ago I came across this quote from Albert Einstein that states “the true measure of a leader is how they treat their employees, not their equals,” and it reminded me of some of the conversations I often...

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Employee referrals may have negative consequences: U.S. study

March 08, 2018 Blog

Canadian recruiters say they will continue to promote employee referral programs, even as a study out of the United States suggests there may be negative consequences to this approach. One-third of new job offers go to recruits who had a...

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Employee Referrals Work!

February 20, 2018 Blog

A few weeks ago, I shared some of my thoughts about employee referral programs with the Canadian HR Reporter Weekly for an article they published on that subject. Some people think that when employers use employee referrals there is less...

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Digging Deeper

January 24, 2018 Blog

At the beginning of every year I ask myself what is it that I do well, what value do I bring to my clients and what really makes Essence different than any other firms? Although, every year brings its new...

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