The surprising news about trust

Next time you’re at a café or on a bus, look around and ask yourself, “Who would I trust here?” You’ve got 1/10th of a second to decide. If that seems impossible, research from Princeton University suggests otherwise. The study found 373 people looked at pictures of faces and rated their trustworthiness instantly –in milliseconds…. Read more »

How one glance can ruin a job interview

Do you sometimes glance at your phone while in a face-to-face conversation? Most of us do. But recent studies show that during an interview or in a meeting, letting our eyes rove to our phone can cost us the trust of the person looking right at us.  And if you’re interviewing for a job, it can cost… Read more »

Bad interview? Not as bad as these

New year, new clean slate.   At The Bagg Group, we’ve got a theory about January, developed over our long history of helping people meet their career goals.  We believe that how you approach the new year sets the stage for what will come to pass over the months ahead. In our experience, those who welcome the year… Read more »

What photography can teach job-hunters

Imagine if you could script a hiring manager’s impression of you. Impossible? Maybe not. Recruiters at The Bagg Group came across a fun experiment that illustrates we all have the power to influence how people see us. Canon Australia invited six photographers to shoot a picture of a person to capture his essential character. The… Read more »

Got butterflies? Work with them

If you have performance anxiety, forget about trying to keep calm and carry on.  It’s just too hard. Instead work with your jitters, don’t fight them. Even the most seasoned politicians, singers, actors, dancers, and yes, job candidates, suffer embarrassing red-faces, sweaty shaking hands, cold sweats, and a general urge to hurl when expected to… Read more »

November 5 – Open House for Administrative Roles

Bagg Professional, a leading recruitment agency, is currently seeking motivated professionals who are looking to continue to grow their career! We are hosting an open house on November 5, 2015 for Executive Assistant, Receptionist and Administrative Assistant roles.

If you are interested in registering with us for current & future contract/temporary positions, please take this opportunity to meet with one of our recruiters. We welcome all enthusiastic, dedicated and positive workers to stop by and show us their skills!

3 questions The Bagg Group wants you to ask interviewers

Want a tip to skew conversations in your favour? Ask questions! The person asking the question holds the power When you ask a question, you’re in charge of the conversation, at least for a bit. That’s because we are, for the most part, conditioned to answer a person’s question. (There are a few exceptions to… Read more »

OPEN HOUSE Hospitality & Event Staff – Oct 13-23

OPEN HOUSE for General Event Staff, Concession Staff and Food & Beverage Staff!

Tuesday, October 13 – Friday, October 16, 2015

9:00am – 3:00pm daily

372 Bay Street, Suite 2100

Bagg @ Your Service, the Hospitality & Event service line at Bagg Inc., is currently looking for enthusiastic and energetic people to work for various special events from now until December 2015!