It’s no secret that agency tech recruiters don’t have the best reputation. I mean, you might have landed a decent job through a recruiter before and that’s great. But generally, there seems to be a pretty negative consensus out there. You could Google it or look on Glassdoor, but you already know. continue reading >
Everyone has a story to tell. Toronto hosts a vibrant tech ecosystem that continues to grow and make waves around the world. But the community is made up of individuals, each with their own experiences of triumph, struggle, detours and grit.
We’re launching this new Career Roadmap series to share just some of these many stories with you. Each post will put a spotlight on someone in the industry, what they’re doing and how they got there. We trust you’ll be encouraged in hearing their relatable experiences (including mistakes) and insights. continue reading >
What is self care?
A super easy definition is that self care is an active choice to engage in activities that help to gain and/or maintain an optimal level of health. An easier definition: loving on yourself in ways that make you feel good and are not harmful to your well being. Self care is all about taking the time to engage in activities that nurture you. Self care is about taking proper care of yourself and treating yourself as kindly as you treat others. continue reading >
So I might be slightly biased, but a super talented coach I know, Tara Rhodes (full disclosure, she’s a colleague at gdR), met up with Aaron Parker, the host of TheLuckyFew podcast, this week to talk about leadership coaching and development at gdR. continue reading >