What to look for when reading a job posting

Posted on November 15, 2021
Categories: Candidates, Uncategorized

What to look for when reading a job posting   Reading through an entire job posting can save you a lot of time and effort! Job searching can feel like a job on its own and if you don’t take the time to read carefully, you could miss out on important details that could influence […]

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Job Offer Negotiations

Posted on October 21, 2021
Categories: Candidates, Job Offers

  Job Offer Negotiations So, you got the job offer but it wasn’t quite what you were hoping for. Now what? 1. Be familiar with industry salary trends Research the going rate for the position and see if there is high competition for jobs in that field.  Take into consideration the years of experience you […]

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Survival Tips For Working From Home With Kids

Posted on April 22, 2021
Categories: Candidates, Clients, News, Uncategorized

  Survival Tips For Working From Home With Kids   All of our staff here at Stevenson & White have children of various ages at home and during this most recent COVID lockdown, it is a struggle for each of us. We can certainly relate to what some of you may be going through with […]

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7 Tips for Acing Your Video Interview

Posted on May 12, 2020
Categories: Candidates, Interview & Resume Tips

7 Tips for Acing Your Video Interview With social distancing still in our future due to the COVID-19 pandemic, video interviews will continue to be a big part of the job search process in the months ahead. Even post-pandemic, we predict that they will be used more frequently since many companies have realized they are […]

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OBJ Experts Online

Posted on May 7, 2020
Categories: Candidates, Clients

Recruiting Top Financial Talent During a Pandemic

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Mental Health Week

Posted on May 9, 2018
Categories: Candidates, Clients

With this week being #MentalHealthWeek, we polled our team members for their personal tips on how to maintain positive mental health. Mental health IS just as important as physical health. People who live balanced lives can be more productive in all areas – at home, at work, at play. One of our company mottos is […]

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How to Ace a Job Interview

Posted on May 7, 2018
Categories: Candidates, Interview & Resume Tips, Interview Tips

Ottawa recruiting firm Stevenson & White weighs in on how candidates can stand out when meeting a prospective employer Interviews are the most critical – and stressful parts – of the job-hunting process. You’ve piqued a potential employer’s interest with your CV, but now it’s time to wow them in person. As a recruitment firm, […]

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6 Reasons to Call a Recruiter

Posted on April 12, 2018
Categories: Candidates

On the job hunt? Here are six reasons to call a recruiter: Local firm Stevenson & White weighs in on the benefits they provide to candidates Most professionals know first-hand that conducting a job search on one’s own is time consuming and can feel like taking shots in the dark. While the promise of a […]

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The Top Four Myths About Recruiters

Posted on March 12, 2018
Categories: Candidates, Clients

The top four myths about recruiters: Stevenson & White debunks some of the stereotypes around ‘head hunters’ Recruiter. For some professionals, it can be a dirty word. Despite providing a valuable service, the recruitment industry is occasionally overshadowed by negative stereotypes and a misunderstanding of how the process works. But many of those misperceptions unravel […]

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Should You Use a Specialized Recruiter?

Posted on February 20, 2018
Categories: Candidates, Clients

Should you use a specialized recruiter to find your next employee? What to consider when deciding whether to bring an expert into the hiring process: Anyone who’s been tasked with hiring a new team member at work knows it is a time consuming process. Draft a job posting. Post it on job boards. Sift through […]

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