Mandy Gilbert

Mandy Gilbert

Mandy Gilbert is the founder of the recruitment firm Creative Niche, and co-founder of RED Academy, a technology and design school that specializes in preparing professionals for Canada’s in-demand technology roles.


The Problem With Creating “Healthy” Competition Among Your Staff

Rivalries that drive your workers to do better could just as easily ruin your culture. Three rules for contests that don't backfire

What to Do When You’re Dumped (by an Employee)


You might feel upset when a longtime staffer gives his or her notice. But you shouldn't act that way

Hiring a Manager? Ask These 5 Key Questions


Proven interview techniques to uncover candidates with real leadership potential

Why Good Leaders Say “I Don’t Know”


People expect entrepreneurs to have all the answers, but it can actually benefit a business when the boss isn't so sure

5 Things Your Business Should Do During the Summer Slowdown


How to keep your organization efficient, productive and profitable in the "season of auto-reply"

Why You Should Send Your Staff Back to School

Illustration: Enis Aksoy/iStock

Three reasons that employee education is worth serious investment

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CEO Gregg Saretsky shares his secrets of achieving legendary corporate culture and employee performance