COVID-19 Federal Programs

COVID-19 Federal Programs

While detailed information on federal and provincial programs is slowly being clarified, some additional information came out yesterday on two key programs.  Here is a quick reference guide for you. We are including links to help access information, applications and...
Tips for employers and employees about working from home

Tips for employers and employees about working from home

We’re sure, like us, you’ve been finding all kinds of good advice on how to be productive and happy while working from home. The following tips and tricks can be added to the list you’re creating. We would love to hear from you about how your team is coping with the...
Some employer questions surrounding COVID-19 answered

Some employer questions surrounding COVID-19 answered

While COVID-19 updates are coming at us ‘fast and furious’, our TallSky team would like to provide you with another update in response to some of the more common questions our clients are asking us right now: Canada Employment Insurance (EI) amid COVID 19 – updated...
Maintaining a healthy workplace

Maintaining a healthy workplace

While serious events occurring in other countries often feel distant and removed from our day-to-day lives, they also provide us with a certain sense of relief, reminding us of how privileged we are to live in a safe country with a relatively strong health care plan....
A new kind of career fair!

A new kind of career fair!

Is your organization actively recruiting? Is it committed to a workplace of diversity and inclusion? The TallSky team has been informed about a very exciting upcoming employment event in Victoria, BC. Employers, and newcomers and immigrants to Canada are invited to...
How to ensure your application passes the screening test.

How to ensure your application passes the screening test.

So, here’s the deal. When you find the job for which you want to be considered, make sure you look at the ‘fine print.’ That is, look at the qualifications at the end of the job description. Pay close attention to the education and experience criteria. These are the...