Stoakley Volunteers at Toronto Construction Association's Annual Golf Tournament

Stoakley Volunteers at Toronto Construction Association’s Annual Golf Tournament

Our Construction and Property & Facilities Division Managers, Magda Salem and Valerie Yuricek, had an excellent and memorable time volunteering at the Toronto Construction Association annual golf tournament this year. Thanks to the TCA for putting on such a fun event and bringing together great industry professionals. Click on the following links to learn more […]

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants is now on Pinterest!

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants is now on Pinterest!

We are now on Pinterest, sharing content locally and from across the globe to help both job candidates, job seekers, hiring managers/H.R. professionals and employers in their various pursuits. On this very unique platform, we will aim to share the following and much, much more: Job interview guidance and strategies, Resumé templates, tips and best […]

The Buildings Show 2016 Wrap-Up and Gift Basket Winners!

The Buildings Show 2016 Wrap-Up and Gift Basket Winners!

We wanted to take this opportunity to thank those who dropped by the Stoakley booth at “The Buildings Show” last week.  It was another successful year and a great networking opportunity with the chance to see some familiar faces, meet some new ones, and learn more about new industry products and services. We are also […]

Resumé Templates From Canva

Resumé Templates From Canva

In today’s competitive job market, it’s more crucial than ever to differentiate yourself from other professionals and candidates vying for the same positions as you. And it all begins with your application and resumé, your first and sometimes ONLY, best foot forward! Canva is a tool loaded with enough easy-to-use features and functionality that allows […]

Stoakley-Stewart Consultants Named LinkedIn’s #3 “Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agency” for 2016!

We at Stoakley-Stewart Consultants are both humbled and honoured to be officially recognized as #3 on LinkedIn’s list of the “Top 25 Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agencies” for 2016!* across all of North America and the #1 most socially engaged in all of Canada amongst boutique/specialty recruitment firms! Thank you to all of those in […]

11 Famous People That Succeeded Later in Life

By: Patrick Laforet: Director, Strategic Talent Acquisition Do you feel like it’s too late to achieve a significant amount of success? Many of the most successful people did start at a young age. It can be disheartening for the late bloomers among us. But many of the most successful people you know didn’t get started […]

Building Your Network With Successful Coffee Meetings

By: Patrick Laforet: Director, Strategic Talent Acquisition Coffee can do much more than just wake you up in the morning. Networking over a couple of cafe lattes is ideal for busy schedules, so step away from your office and enjoy more face time. Consider these ideas before you schedule your next coffee meeting. How to […]

Practice the Pareto Principle and Achieve Results in Your Career

By: Patrick Laforet: Director, Strategic Talent Acquisition The 80/20 Rule, or Pareto Principle, probably isn’t new to you. The Pareto Principle is the idea that 80% of your results come from 20% of your actions. You wear 20% of your clothes 80% of the time. The top 20% of sales people make 80% of the […]

Take a Leave of Absence Without Derailing Your Career

By: Patrick Laforet: Director, Strategic Talent Acquisition For most of your working life, you’ll probably juggle your responsibilities at home and the office, but sometimes personal issues demand your full attention. Maybe you’re expecting twins or undergoing major surgery. Maybe you’re leading a trip to Africa or going back to school temporarily. A leave of […]

Ask These Questions Before Accepting That Job Offer

By: Patrick Laforet: Director, Strategic Talent Acquisition When times are challenging, it’s easy to tell yourself that you’ll take any job you can get. However, it’s generally wise to be prudent. Accepting a job offer can alter the course of your life. You may have to move to a new city and adapt to a […]