How to choose a Meeting Room in Toronto

Inspections for choosing a meeting room provider can be particularly nerve racking. Agreed. However, we're here to tell you it doesn't have to be and here are a few short and sweet tips. Put yourself in the attendees' shoes Do a surprise tour. Pop in unannounced and save yourself the distraction of the red carpet treatment that's doled out for a prearranged visit. Know your parameters Your goals and parameters should ideally dictate the facilities you end up choosing. If you want to … [Read more...]

Peak of the Week has now ended!

This is our official wrap-up of the Peak of the Week lunch series! We are phasing out this program with the recent arrival of WaterPark Place's new food vendors. For the last year, while the building was under renovation, The Rostie Group had started 'Peak of the Week' which is a meal delivery program for our clients. We picked a new restaurant every Wednesday (the peak of the week) and had lunch delivered for all of our clients from that restaurant. We would like to thank our customers for … [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...]

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...]

Prowork with Us!

  Tired of rushing to the coffee shop and grabbing a table to work? Find yourself tipping more often and buying more coffee in order to have a place to call your `office'? Need an office space but don't want to get tied down to a lease and worry about all the details? The Rostie Group can help! How about Proworking? Proworking is a professional and productive solution for all types of professionals ranging from those that are launching their careers to seasoned baby boomers … [Read more...]

Now Available: A New Home for Your Office Team

Here at the Rostie Group we pride ourselves in being able to provide quality and affordable office and team space for rent. Move In Today! An excellent space that can be used for projects, team space for up to 30 employees, or whatever your business need may be. Features include: Fully furnished and available at any notice. Spectacular city views Situated in the thriving downtown South Core, steps away from Union station and just a stone throws away from the lake. Flexible and … [Read more...]

Team Space Now Available at The Rostie Group

The Rostie Group is pleased to announce that one of our team rooms has just become available. It has beautiful views and can accommodate up to 30 employees. We look forward to discussing your company's needs and offering you a suitable office solution. … [Read more...]

What type of meeting is it again?

Understanding the type of meeting that you are planning should help you make it even more effective. The type and purpose of getting this group of participants together will determine the timing, preparation and follow-up expected. Amanda Schneider says "Not all meetings should follow the same template. Using a variety of meeting techniques helps people focus, feel productive, and helps teams keep projects on track. Knowing your "meeting type" and following these best practices can keep … [Read more...]