2023 01 25 CDA NR Semi Retirement GRAPHIC
Most Companies Not Offering Semi-Retirement Despite Ongoing Labour Shortages
January 25, 2023 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Jan. 25, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian companies dealing with ongoing labour shortages are overlooking a significant source of labour – retired workers, according to a survey from The...
2023 01 11 CDA NR Social Media Use at Work GRAPHIC
From Instagram to Insta-Fired: 86% of Canadian Companies Would Fire Employees for Inappropriate Social Media Posts
January 11, 2023 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Personal social media posts are not off limits when it comes to getting and keeping a job, according to a new survey released today from The Harris Poll...
2022 12 28 CDA NR Keeping Up At Night GRAPHIC
Lack of Qualified Candidates and High Employee Turnover Are Top Concerns Keeping Employers Up at Night
December 28, 2022 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Dec. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Three-quarters of Canadian employers (75%) say they are facing hiring challenges that keep them up at night, according to a survey from The Harris Poll...
2022 11 30 CDA NR Turnover GRAPHIC
Employee Turnover Costly and Growing Problem for Canadian Businesses
November 30, 2022 08:37 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Nov. 30, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Employee turnover is becoming an increasingly costly problem that continues to plague Canadian businesses still trying to recover and readjust from the...
2022 11 16 CDA NR Soft Skills GRAPHIC
Willingness to Learn, Dependability and Problem-Solving Most Desired Soft Skills by Employers
November 16, 2022 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Nov. 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadians looking for a job should not discount just how important strong soft skills are to employers, according to a survey from The Harris Poll...
2022 10 26 CDA NR Automation GRAPHIC
Automation Shouldn’t Spook Companies and Employees Amidst Ongoing Labour Shortages
October 26, 2022 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Oct. 26, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Despite facing ongoing labour shortages heading into the busy holiday shopping season with 40% of companies with open positions that cannot fill, most...
2022 10 12 CDA Barriers to Employment GRAPHIC
New Report Examines Why 1.5 Million Canadians are Unemployed Despite Record Job Openings
October 12, 2022 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Oct. 12, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- For the third consecutive month, there were more than 1 million job vacancies in June. Labour shortages continue to plague businesses in all sectors and...
2022 09 28 CDA NR Compensation Challenges GRAPHIC
Wages Rise Significantly in Past Two Years; Benefit Offerings Lag Behind
September 28, 2022 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Sept. 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Two-thirds of Canadian companies (66%) say they are increasing wages this year, up significantly from 51% in 2021 and 44% in 2020, according to a survey...
2022 09 14 CDA NR Hiring Segments GRAPHIC
Canadian Companies Struggling to Fill Full-Time Positions
September 14, 2022 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Canadian companies continue to have difficulty finding qualified employees, especially for full-time positions, according to a new survey from The Harris...
2022 08 24 CDA NR Wooing Workers GRAPHIC
Companies Still in Fierce Competition for Workers Despite Possible Recession
August 24, 2022 09:00 ET | Express Employment Professionals
TORONTO, Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Concerns about an economic slowdown and possible recession have not eased the labour shortages facing companies across Canada, which are still engaged in...