Competitive Advantage

Prepare winning strategies to meet workplace challenges head on and position your company and career for success.

15 things you absolutely must ask potential hires

Be confident whether a candidate could be a successful member of your team. Properly gauge an applicant’s interest, fit, values, strengths and weaknesses.

"Why do you want to work here?” Here’s how to respond.

See how a simple answer can help you stand out from other applicants. Learn why a little preparation can go a long way.

Dive deeper

What jobs are in demand? Get insight into 2024 employment trends & learn which professionals are hardest to hire in our report, The Demand for Skilled Talent. 2024 Salary Guide Access Robert Half’s 2024 Canada Salary Guide & Survey, including data on salary ranges, perks and benefits, and hiring trends. Hiring help Landing a job Avoid Employee Turnover: How to Tell if You're Losing a Top Performer Every manager wants to avoid employee turnover. Read our tips on how to tell if a top performer is thinking about leaving. 14 Effective Employee Retention Strategies Creating a positive workplace begins with developing a strong set of effective employee retention strategies. Read our tips on decreasing turnover and keeping your team engaged. 5 Strategies to Embrace Digital Transformation and Future-Proof Your Career Technology is changing how we work. Rather than fear digital disruption, read Robert Half’s tips on how you can embrace digital transformation in your career in Canada. How to Answer "Why Do You Want to Work Here?" Learn how to answer, “Why you want to work with us?” in your upcoming job interview with sample responses. Read tips from Robert Half Canada. How to Know When to Leave a Job in Canada How do you know when to leave your job? Read Robert Half Canada's advice on how you can improve your situation. Behavioural Interview Questions and How to Answer Them Have a job interview coming up? Be prepared by reading Robert Half’s tips on answering tricky behavioural interview questions. 9 Tips for Dealing With Stress at Work By effectively coping with stress at work, you can boost happiness and productivity — in and out of the workplace. See this post for nine actionable tips. 5 Ways to Develop Your Workplace Collaboration Skills If you aim to become a top collaborator in your workplace, these five strategies will help. From communication to digital collaboration tools, get additional tips for success in this post.

More to explore