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Looking for work? 8 ways to get luckier

Looking for work, a new opportunity or an interesting contract? Good luck with that. We say that because our expert recruiters at The Bagg Group know you have power to increase your luck to find employment you’ll love. Research shows some people have more luck looking for work than others. But it’s not by chance…. Read more »

Easy networking tips to beat winter blues

We’re almost there.  We’re coming to the final leg of one of the worst winters in recent history.  And the Bagg Group recruiters offer this advice to anyone who is looking for work or a new career in any part of Canada:  Don’t let the dreary winter blues defeat you now! We know weather significantly… Read more »

Insider Info: Your Success Plan for 2019

Want to know how to excel in getting a job or a promotion in 2019? Jackie Chua, General Manager of Bagg Professional, and one of the Canada’s leading recruiters, offers this surefire way to impress: Look at what’s in your toolbox — and add to it.    You’ll see tips for how to do this below,… Read more »

Resume white lies. Do they matter?

Padding your resume? You might call it an embellishment.  Or a harmless white lie. But recruiters at The Bagg Group, and hiring managers everywhere, call it something else. We call it a deal-breaker. Studies show many people feel fibbing on a resume is similar to illegally downloading music  — does anyone really get caught?  Aside… Read more »

Rethink: Job-hunting is about giving, not just finding

When looking for a job opportunity, a promotion, to make a career change, or to make new contacts — many of us feel all we can do is work on our resume, our interviewing skills, ask, and hope we get what we’d like. But the expert recruiters at The Bagg Group have a unique suggestion… Read more »

Waiting for an email from recruiters? Read this

Waiting is hard to do.  And we’re getting worse and worse at it. We are so used to getting results NOW that asking any of us to be patient is like, well, expecting us wait for a web page to slowly load. As if. About 32% of us will give up on a slow-loading page… Read more »

Job hunters: What not to wear in a heat wave to a job interview

In the summer, recruiters at The Bagg Group sometimes have to walk a fine line. For 47 years, we’ve been matchmaking between people and companies. And why do we win awards for creating so many happy relationships?  Because we listen deeply to clients and candidates about their experience, skills, interests, hopes, likes, dislikes, and values…. Read more »

The Job Hunter’s Guide to BBQ Season

Heard this before? “You want cheese on that burger, and hey, how’s the job hunt going?”In BBQ season, hamburgers aren’t the only things being grilled.  Anyone looking for a job in the GTA, or Canada, can count on being grilled this summer by well-meaning friends, family, neighbours. At The Bagg Group, we get you. We’ve… Read more »