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The Responsibilities of Great Leadership

The Responsibilities of Great Leadership

"With great power, there must also come great responsibility". Known as the Peter Parker principle, and popularized by Stan Lee’s Spiderman comic books, this old adage is especially true for our current leaders. Let’s take a look at some of the key...

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What Has 2020 Taught the HR World?

What Has 2020 Taught the HR World?

2020 has been a year of challenge and change that has taught the human resources world many important lessons. Ultimately this year has prepared us all to be better business owners and people leaders. Read on for some valuable takeaways from this...

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Ending 2020 with Gratitude

Ending 2020 with Gratitude

Pivot. Work from home. “Can everyone hear me okay?”. Synergy. Unprecedented. Best practices. The business world was introduced to a whole new set of catchphrases this year but, at True North HR Consulting, our word of the year is definitely...

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What is a Workplace Culture Transformation?

What is a Workplace Culture Transformation?

Workplace culture is made up of the shared values, beliefs, attitudes and mindset of your organization. Workplace culture determines the personality of your organization, what you stand for and what sets you apart from the competition. Workplace...

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Hiring the RIGHT Leader for Your Organization

Hiring the RIGHT Leader for Your Organization

If the recent events south of the border have taught us anything, it is that any organization needs a strong, competent leader to not just thrive but to survive. Let’s take a look at some of the ways you can ensure that your business attracts and...

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Essential HR Consulting Services for Small Businesses

Essential HR Consulting Services for Small Businesses

Congratulations, your small business is growing! As your business expands and you start to hire employees, you want to make sure that they are properly taken care of and your own interests are protected. Working with a human resources consultant to...

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Mental Health Support in the Workplace

Mental Health Support in the Workplace

The current pandemic has brought workplace health and wellness into the spotlight, but much of the focus has been on our physical health. COVID-19 has also taken a huge toll on our mental health and it is important that employers are ready with...

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What Happens When There is No Employment Contract?

What Happens When There is No Employment Contract?

In our last blog, we took a look at the importance of a clear and concise employment contract for both the employer and the employee. Let’s now take a look at what happens when there is no employment contract in effect, especially when issues...

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The Importance of Employment Contracts

The Importance of Employment Contracts

What do you think is the most important thing that an employer can do to protect themselves, no matter the size of their business or their industry? Having an employment contract that has been reviewed by an employment lawyer and that clearly...

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Millennial Burnout

Millennial Burnout

Adding to the stereotypes of Millennials being self-absorbed, spoiled, and dependent on handheld technology, Millennials are now often being referred to as the “burnout generation”. Of these qualities, the latter may be the only one with a ring of...

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