April 1, 2024

Ten Ways Not to Get Hired

Today’s job market doesn’t give you the wiggle room to be anything less than exceptional. It’s good to keep these major pitfalls at the top of your mind. Don’t be that candidate. Want to know how to fail? It’s easy… Don’t be that candidate. Be the one who gets the job offer.

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March 25, 2024

Six Hiring Mistakes to Avoid

Hiring mistakes can cost your company big-time. A bad hire can damage morale, hurt productivity and even cause reputational damage. More expense comes if you have to fire the person and start the whole recruitment process over again. Mistake No. 1 – Losing sight of your business strategy Too often, business owners are focused on filling…

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March 7, 2024

MaxSys Sponsors Garrison Ball

This past weekend, MaxSys sponsored the Toronto Garrison Ball. With over 500 in attendance, it was the military social occasion of the year for the GTA military community. This year, the ball highlighted the 100th anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Bravo to the organizers!

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Feedback and Constructive Criticism

Employee feedback and constructive criticism is an important part of a leader’s daily routine. Here are seven do’s and don’ts when giving feedback to an underperforming employee: Do: Be timelyThe most effect feedback comes quickly after the action takes place. This keeps it relevant and meaningful, and ensures it’s fresh-of-mind for both the employee and the…

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