IBM’s HR leaders on how a culture of innovation can boost employee engagement

Editor's note: Originally published on July 22, 2016. Updated with new interview on Aug. 7. Innovation is built into IBM Corp.'s DNA, and that extends to its HR practices, its HR leaders say.

Published on: August 7th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Here’s why such few Canadian tech companies received 2016 Randstad awards for HR

Tech enjoys a reputation as an employee-friendly sector - so why did this year's Randstad Awards give the impression that such few Canadians want to work in it? To be clear, both Canadian

Published on: August 4th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Canadian IT workers rank sixth in job satisfaction, want more flexibility: Randstad

Many Canadians are unhappy with their present work environment and would like to see their employers offering more flexible options such as remote work or non-standard hours, a new survey by global recruiting

Published on: June 21st, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

These are the 5 Canadian cities where IT firms compete the most for new workers

If you're seeking an IT position in Vancouver, congratulations - whenever you send an application, you're competing with only 10 other aspiring employees, according to new data from staffing firm Randstad Canada. Ditto

Published on: April 27th, 2016 Eric Emin Wood

Conservatives’ election year budget gets lukewarm reception from industry observers and critics

In an election year, the Conservative government delivered a federal budget with the first surplus Canada has seen since the recession while finding some new money to invest in high-tech research and innovation. Finance

Published on: April 21st, 2015 Brian Jackson

How executives can work together: Andrew Dillane, CIO of Randstad

Andrew Dillane has been at Randstad Canada Group for more than a decade and has had his chance at wearing several leadership hats before finding the best fit in the role of CIO.

Published on: August 19th, 2014 Brian Jackson