Bruce Malcolm

Bruce Malcolm

Bruce's background includes 30+ years of human resource management experience covering all aspects of HR administration with a clear specialty in team building and recruiting. He created and developed the concept of “Ethical Head-Hunting™”. Bruce began his recruiting career in 1971 with Prudential Assurance.

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We are YOUR Ambassadors… Selling YOUR municipality

Filed in HIRING ARTICLES, MUNICIPALITY by on October 27, 2018
We are YOUR Ambassadors… Selling YOUR municipality

Finding new staff and convincing people to take a second look at your community, isn’t nearly as easy at looks … If you are living in a town, city or village you already know the “good and the bad”. Chances are, if you are still there it’s because you believe that your municipality is a great place to […]

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Parable of the Little Town… the reluctant Mayor and the Dawdling Council

Filed in MUNICIPALITY by on September 30, 2018
Parable of the Little Town… the reluctant Mayor and the Dawdling Council

Long ago and far away, in a small province, there was a little town that had a reluctant Mayor. It was a nice little town. It had good roads, neat parks, children playing and lots of programs. Town bills were always paid on time. People who lived there liked the little town and they liked […]

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October 2018 Newsletter

Filed in HIRING ARTICLES, MUNICIPALITY by on September 30, 2018
October 2018 Newsletter

When Tom Goulden initially asked me to make this presentation, for the Alberta Urban Municipalities Association, he suggested a few topics… I thought perhaps his best was: But, in the end, WHAT A SEARCH FIRM CAN DO FOR YOU, seemed best …I added the GOOD Search Firm …  Full disclosure, I was the recruiter who […]

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What Great Co-workers Do!

Filed in HIRING ARTICLES, MUNICIPALITY by on July 30, 2018
What Great Co-workers Do!

  “Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.”                                                                                                                                            Abraham Lincoln For some time I have been aware of a TV program called “What Not to Wear” … maybe you’ve seen it? Every now and again I pass it while channel surfing … if you are not familiar, […]

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Do you think Stephen King’s Clown is scary?

Filed in Uncategorized by on June 29, 2018
Do you think Stephen King’s Clown is scary?

Would anyone buy a piece of equipment for public works without first getting the advice of someone who really knows equipment? Our guess is, they wouldn’t! So, why would anyone want to hire someone without an expert opinion? A bad hire can cost 5-10 times one year’s salary (often thousands of dollars more). In most […]

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