My recruiter never calls me…

  Contributor:  Pamela Inglis, Recruiter - Rostie & Associates Okay. Big complaint from a lot of people. “My recruiter knows I’m looking for a job and I never hear from them.” Fair enough, there may be some truth to that – but not for the reasons you think. Whether it feels like it or not, we want to help you find a job. Nothing would make us happier. I can’t speak for other recruiters but it makes me feel really good to help someone find a job they love. But I think we all … [Read more...]

When a Recruiter Calls…

Contributor:  Pamela Inglis, Recruiter - Rostie & Associates You know the call, as soon as you hear it’s a recruiter on the other end of the phone there’s a good chance that the first thing you say is “thanks, but I’m not looking”. Fair enough. The majority of the people we call are happy in their current role. But does that mean you shouldn’t take a few minutes to find out what they’re calling about? It may not be for you but perhaps you have a friend that’s on the market or maybe, just … [Read more...]

Construction Updates for the Waterfront Area and Southcore

Waterfront Toronto was kind enough to update us about the  following construction advisories and road restrictions in the area and we would like to pass them on to you. Construction News Rees Street Intersection Re-Opening The Rees Street intersection will re-open the morning of Tuesday, July 22.  Crews will continue working east of Rees Street to Lower Simcoe, pouring concrete for the new road base in preparation of the asphalt paving in the next two weeks. New Roadway Construction A … [Read more...]

PATH Coming Soon!

           The new RBC WaterPark Place Tower is almost complete and we are delighted to see the progress. Along with the new RBC WaterPark Place, our building will be connected to the PATH. Walking through the neighbourhood, we saw the bridge to the PATH and can see it is almost ready. We are very excited to be connected to Union station and all the amenities of the PATH.   Here is a video of the proposed building:   … [Read more...]

The countdown for the Pan Am Games begins with a gift from Cisco

Over the weekend, a festival was held to give residents a taste of what is to come for the Pan Am Games next year. The festival kicked off the one year wait to the big games. The celebration started on Friday morning with the unveiling of a countdown clock and speeches by several dignitaries. Cisco was kind enough to unveil a beautiful clock that they created just for the countdown to the games. The clock has many interesting features and many new features will be unveiled between now and the … [Read more...]

Sneak Peek: RBC’s New South Core Tower

We received this great article in a newsletter from BisNow (www.bisnow.com) and we had to share it!. To view the full newsletter or to subscribe to the BisNow list, please click here.   What led Oxford Properties VP John Peets to call WaterPark Place III Toronto's "smartest" building? We brought our camera and some pub trivia questions to test it out. John took us on a hard-hat tour of the 31-storey, 900k SF tower in Toronto's burgeoning South Core, slated to open Sept. 5. The … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday Cynthia!

The team at The Rostie Group would like to wish Cynthia Rostie a very Happy Birthday. We hope she has a wonderful day and is enjoying her travels. We look forward to celebrating with her upon her return! … [Read more...]

Meetings made easy with videoconferencing

  Videoconferencing is a convenient and effective meeting option which can save your organization both time and money. This technology has many advantages over traditional business meetings. Lowers travel expenses Share information with colleagues around the world in mere seconds without unnecessary travel costs, long layovers, pricey courier services, and all those other stresses and hassles associated with travel. Conduct worry-free recruiting Find the best candidate for … [Read more...]