How to Prep for an Online Job Interview

It doesn’t matter if you live just around corner from a potential employer, nowadays many hiring manager choose to conduct first interviews with job hunters screen-to-screen, rather than face-to-face. It’s not that surprising.  Recruiters at The Bagg Group explain that Skype, Google Hangout,  GoTo Meeting, Facetime etc., have simply replaced the audio call that many… Read more »

Job hunters, are you prepared to be Googled?

For most, September feels more like the start of a new year than January.  Maybe it’s because of the harvest moon, or maybe it’s because we have muscle memory from years of starting a new school grade, with blank exercise books. Whatever the reason, September comes with a sense of new possibilities –and that includes… Read more »

4 Productivity Hacks for Job-Hunters

We’re in the dog days of August and there’s so much you should be doing to find a new work opportunity in the GTA or Canada– but you just can’t seem to get to it. Maybe you need to update your resume or cover letter.  Or write a proposal for a contract.  Or investigate full-time… Read more »

Looking for work? Put spring in your step

If you’re looking for work, you know to review your resume and covering letter to make sure there are no typos. But did you know that it also helps to review the way you walk into a meeting –with a hiring manager, recruiters or even a potential contact? In her recent interview on SAUGA 960… Read more »

8 Subject Line Tips When Looking for Work

As anyone looking for work in the GTA or anywhere in Canada knows, it can be a tough challenge to figure out what to write in the subject line of your email.  After all, it doesn’t matter how great your cover letter and resume are if no one opens your email to see them. The… 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 »

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 »

Can you be too early for an interview? Oh yes!

“There is no such a thing as early, there’s on time and late.” That’s what comedian Chris Rock said his father taught him. Chris Rock’s father was clearly not a recruiter. If he was, he’d know you really can be too early. Arriving way ahead of time to an interview, or any meeting, can work… Read more »