It’s Customer Appreciation Day!

On February 28, we celebrated #CustomerAppreciationDay to give back to our amazing clients. In the morning, we had the talented Chef Jordan Diniz come in once again and make pancakes. Chef Jordan was a hit at our Holiday Breakfast in December and we were excited to have him back again. If you're looking for in-house dining for your next party or event, you can reach out to him on his website http://www.chefjordan.ca For lunch, we held a catered lunch of salads, sandwiches and wraps. … [Read more...]

#RostieTalks with Steve Lamb of ioFabric

This episode of Rostie Talks features Steve Lamb, CEO & Co-founder of ioFabric,who provide data as a service for businesses looking to store their data in the cloud. In this video we talk about: What ioFabric does What is the cloud and its role in business The future of cloud and data Working with a team overseas Why ioFabric chose The Rostie Group You can also listen to Rostie Talks in audio format on SoundCloud: … [Read more...]

7 Questions to Ask Before Submitting Your Resume

So you’ve decided it’s time to look for a new job and you need to update your resume. Don’t be overwhelmed, don’t panic. It’s a daunting task to be sure but if you keep things simple it will be a whole lot easier! While I’m not a professional resume writer, as a recruiter I’ve seen a lot of resumes cross my desk. I’d like to share a few basic tips with you. Here are some questions you need to ask yourself: Does my resume clearly reflect my experience in terms of the work I’ve been doing … [Read more...]

8 Productivity Apps You Need to Use if You Work Remotely

You could never have imagined working remotely just a few decades ago. It has become more common now and in the future we might even see half of many companies’ workforces working remotely. In fact, that process is well under way. Over 150 companies already use our virtual office plans and we expect to see this number rise over the next five years. This shift towards working remotely has left the door open for countless apps to help improve people’s productivity and help teams work more … [Read more...]

#RostieTalks with Richard Fernandes of The Staffing Exchange

In this episode of Rostie Talks, we sit down with Richard Fernandes, Founder & CEO of The Staffing Exchange. With over 25 years of experience, Richard now has big plans for the recruitment industry in North America. We talk about: The Staffing Exchange Consolidating the recruitment industry Why he picked the Sales Hub You can also listen to the audio version of this interview on our SoundCloud page: … [Read more...]

February Office Deal of the Month

For the month of February, we’re offering a special office deal on a spacious west-facing exterior office that is perfect for a team of 4-6 people. Housed inside WaterPark Place by the waterfront, we are just minutes away from Union Station and are connected via the PATH. This space comes fully furnished but can be customized to your needs. You will receive mail and live reception services, high speed WiFi, VoIP phones, meeting room hours and 24/7 access. WaterPark Place also offers some … [Read more...]

Thank you for attending our Chili Cookoff!

We want to thank everyone who attended our Chili Cookoff and made it yet another amazing year. There were a lot of great chili entries so it was a closely contested victory for our winners. Congratulations to: First place: Richard Fernandes Second Place: Ian Graham & Morag Fraser Third Place: Cynthia Rostie Most Traditional Chili: Ian Graham & Morag Fraser Most Unique Chili: Tim Collins Thank you very much to Chipotle Front St. for the snacks and ADM Promotions Group for the … [Read more...]

The February Scoop is Out!

  February is always an action packed month. Get out of the cold and join us at our 8th Annual Chili Cookoff, where we'll be serving up something spicy for your weekend's Superbowl party. If you need to find activities for the kids on Family Day, we have a few great ideas as well. Also in this issue is some of the services and discounts we offer our clients through our CRM system. Find out how you can take advantage of these great deals!   Save … [Read more...]

5 Reasons Why Coworking @ The Rostie Group Might Be For You

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Toronto has quickly become one of Canada’s major technology hubs. This has led to major progress in the entrepreneurship and startup space. Companies have to learn how to do more with less, so it’s no surprise that coworking, which has a lot of benefits, has been a growing trend over the last few years. But why get a coworking space with a centre like ours? Less expensive and more flexible Leasing your own office space can tie you down into a long-term contract with high rates. That’s a major … [Read more...]