North York Recruitment Event


Alpha North Group is happy to represent a comprehensive recruitment event in North York! We act on behalf of companies in different industries and we welcome people with different professional and educational backgrounds. Please remember to bring a copy of your resume. There will be a complimentary resume review on-site and job counselling. Register now here and get […]

This entry was posted in News on December 9th, 2015

Youth Unemployment in Ontario


Youth Unemployment in Ontario is at an all time high, with Toronto being one of the worst cities in Canada for youth aged 15-24 to find work. The current youth unemployment rate in Ontario fluctuates between 16-17% and 18% in Toronto, while the Canadian average unemployment rate is between 13.5-14.5%. There has been a loss of over 34,000 jobs […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , , on September 5th, 2014

8 WAYS TO BE MORE PRODUCTIVE AT WORK


Take Breaks: Most people think that taking a break at work is the equivalent of wasting time, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Taking a break gives you renewed energy, without breaks by the end of the day you will start to feel tired and therefore will work much slower. Breaks will rejuvenate your mind […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , , on August 27th, 2014

Labour Day Long Weekend.


The 2014 Labour Day Long Weekend is almost here! Taking place each year on the first Monday of September, Labour Day is an annual celebration of workers. Labour Day began in the 1880’s after workers began to fight for the right to work less than 12 hours a day. This marked the beginning of the 58 […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , , on August 26th, 2014

Featured Jobs of the Week


Welcome to round 2 of our weekly job roundup.  Please continue reading for a sample of our current job postings.  If you feel you would be a good candidate for any of these positions feel free to comment below, or contact us directly at (647) 4274923 or at [email protected] Pastry Chef (Maple):   A retailer in Maple is […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , , on August 25th, 2014

Featured Jobs of the week.


We are excited to announce a new weekly feature here at Alpha North Group.  We will now  be posting a weekly sample of some of our current available positions every Monday.   If you feel you would be a good candidate for any of these positions feel free to comment below, or contact us directly at (647)4274923 or [email protected] Butcher (Maple):   A Canadian retailer […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , , on August 18th, 2014

Resume Writing Tips.


  Here at Alpha North Group we see hundreds of resumes a day. Over the years we have become extremely efficient at evaluating them. Here are some tips to make sure your resume doesn’t get overlooked. 1) No pictures, attaching a photo of yourself to your resume is unprofessional and sends the wrong message. Your appearance doesn’t […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , , on August 14th, 2014

Temporary vs. Permanent Employment.


As a recruitment agency that specializes in temp, temp-to-hire, permanent and contract placements, we have a well-rounded understanding of the pros and cons of different employment positions. However, it seems as if lately the options in Ontario have been limited. Newspaper headlines which read “Unemployment down from 7.4% to 7.3% since May” paint a misleading picture. […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , , , on July 31st, 2014

New Mandatory Training for Workers.


If you are a worker or supervisor working under the Ontario Health and Safety Act (OHSA), you will soon be required to complete a mandatory training program entitled: Occupational Health and Safety Awareness and Training (O. Reg.  297/13). The new program is designed to give rights to both workers and employers. The program sets out roles for employers, supervisors and workers so they can […]

This entry was posted in News and tagged : , on July 18th, 2014

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