Human Resources Blog

How to Define Your Organization’s Core Values

If you’re looking to define your organization’s core values or you wish to update and refine them, a variety of brainstorming activities are available. Here is a simple 5-step activity that we’ve run through internally here at Cangaroo. It allowed us to determine our...

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5 HR resolutions for the upcoming year

Have you outlined your HR resolutions for the upcoming year? If you are looking to foster a corporate culture that is conducive to employee retention, we have a few resolutions that could help you with your objective.   1. Improve communication between management and...

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How to create a virtual employee manual

Recently, someone in my network started a discussion on how to create a virtual employee manual. What should it look like? What information should be included in it? I can already hear you asking... I’m an HR professional not a developer. How could I...

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4 Amazing Brainstorming Techniques

A big thanks to Olivier Fortier (Marine Press of Canada), Julien Roux (Devoteam), Eric De Carufel (Pyxis Technologies) and Eric Charest (GSOFT) for their inspiring and original suggestions for brainstorming techniques.   Have you ever gotten the feeling that your...

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How to create a candidate persona in 5 easy steps

A persona is a made-up person used to represent a target group. Personas are widely used in marketing and they make it possible to assign specific characteristics to your typical customer. With this information, you can define positioning, promotion and distribution...

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