Ready, Set, Rehire! – New Roles, New Hires

The retail sector has and will continue to evolve to meet consumer needs in a world where COVID-19 persists. From the institution of curbside pick-up services during nationwide shutdowns to the incorporation of social distancing guidelines in stores during phased...

Ready, Set, Rehire! – More Candidates, More Work

The massive increase in unemployment across North America is one of the many unfortunate and unprecedented outcomes of the COVID-19 crisis. Across sectors, we have seen workers suffer wage cuts, furloughing, or the outright loss of their livelihood. This means that...

Ready, Set, Rehire! – Speed is Everything

The coronavirus pandemic has taught us that the world can change at a moment's notice. Malls typically bustling with shoppers were closed indefinitely almost overnight. The impact of shelter-at-home orders on retail operations was swift and decisive. Reopening on the...

Millennials vs Gen Z: Why Employers Need to Know the Difference

6 Trends Millennials and Gen Z are Re-shaping the Future of the Workforce When millennials came into the workplace, it marked a significant change in how employers managed this new workforce. In recent years, there was a common misperception that Gen Zers and...

How Malls are Becoming Vibrant Community Spaces

The value proposition has changed for REITs (real estate investment trusts). For the past decade, with a sizeable portion of shopping dollars migrating online and a shifting consumer base, the retail game has just gotten a lot more challenging. A millennial would...

3 Smart Strategies to Create Value for Your Retail Tenants

Add value, add value, add value! Let’s face it―we all know that to stand out and be competitive as a business, in the long run, we need to consistently add value to our clients. But how exactly? Compared to the US, many Canadian real estate investment trusts (REITs)...

Wirkn is a launch partner of ‘Neighborhood Curated by Colliers’

We’re pleased to share that Wirkn is a launch partner for ‘Neighborhood Curated by Colliers’. This innovative platform is designed to help Colliers’ community of real estate management services (REMS) clients in North America and across the world. Colliers is a...

The technology helping retail operators solve the retail staffing challenge

The retail landscape is undergoing a fundamental transformation. The rise of online shopping and delivery, digital experiences, augmented reality and shifting economics are transforming shopping malls. Simultaneously, the nature of work itself is changing, as a Gen-Z...

Get Ready for the Most Popular Interview Questions

You’ve got to be ready if you want to thrive in your interviews! You’ll need to be knowledgeable about the job requirements and aware of the pertaining skills in order to match yours. Why do employers embrace these questions? It’s quite simple really, they’ll share...

Give your Best First Impression

We are all aware that first impressions are crucial during any meeting or encounter. Who’s never regretted their actions during a first encounter? Whether it be mumbling our words, incapable of controlling certain gestures, or just flat out become awkward…we all...
Get Ready for the Most Popular Interview Questions

Get Ready for the Most Popular Interview Questions

You’ve got to be ready if you want to thrive in your interviews! You’ll need to be knowledgeable about the job requirements and aware of the pertaining skills in order to match yours. Why do employers embrace these questions? It’s quite simple really, they’ll share...

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Give your Best First Impression

Give your Best First Impression

We are all aware that first impressions are crucial during any meeting or encounter. Who’s never regretted their actions during a first encounter? Whether it be mumbling our words, incapable of controlling certain gestures, or just flat out become awkward…we all...

read more

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