How to choose a reputable agency – your safety depends on it

A reputable temporary staffing agency protects your rights as an employee and cares about your safety and wellbeing at work. There are a number of reputable agencies operating in the GTA and surrounding areas. However, there are also businesses in the GTA that say they are legitimate, safe employment agencies, but they’re not. These agencies… Read more »

Back to the Future – Jobs of 2027

Futurist Thomas Frey got a lot of press when he predicted that 60 percent of the best jobs ten years from now have not been invented yet. But we don’t think it’s really all that surprising a prediction.  At The Bagg Group, we’ve been filling new kinds of jobs, in all sectors, throughout our 45-plus year history. So… Read more »

What you should know about temping

There are lots of good reasons to consider working as a temporary employee while looking for full-time job, or if you’d like flexibility around when you work.  The top 5 reasons to temp Make some money. Grow your network of contacts. Get your foot in the door at different companies. Keep your skills up-to-date and sharpened…. Read more »

A note about Thanksgiving for job-hunters

Going into a thanksgiving weekend, you may feel like taking a pass on turkey this year if you haven’t yet found a work opportunity that you are thankful for. But don’t. For one thing, catching up with family or friends gives you a chance to tell people who have your back about what you’re looking for. Damian Zikalis… Read more »

The Best Way to “Just Keep Moving Forward.”

Sometimes the best advice is the simplest. Business gurus, entrepreneurs, athletes, artists, and scientists have all been quoted as insisting that when nothing is happening for you, the smartest thing you can do is just keep moving forward. Great words to live by, and especially to job-hunt by. When you’re in waiting mode, when nobody… Read more »

The Bagg Group Urges Candidates to Listen – That’s how TBG won Top Award as Best Staffing Agency for Clients and Candidates

“No man ever listened himself out of a job.”  That’s for sure! All recruiters at The Bagg Group can vouch for the ongoing truism of this statement made by US President Calvin Coolidge in the 1920s. There’s no doubt about it, listening is one of the most valuable business skills you can have. However, when… Read more »

The Bagg Group Makes Inavero’s 2012 Best of Staffing™ Client and Talent Lists

The Bagg Group announced today that it has been named to Inavero’s 2012 Best of Staffing™ Client and Talent lists. Best of Staffing, presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, is the nation’s first award that recognizes staffing firms that receive remarkable reviews from their clients and from the people they find jobs (employed talent). Fewer than… Read more »

Behind the Win –Why Candidates Named The Bagg Group “Best in Staffing”

? Employee recognition matters.  We all know this from our personal experiences. However, if there’s any doubt, volumes of  studies confirm it.  According to recent research from the US Department of Labour, the number one reason people quit their jobs is because they don’t feel appreciated. In the New York Times bestseller, 12:  The Elements… Read more »