Past Meetup

Networking & Learning

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Price: CA$20.00 /per person
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We’ve all heard it. “Our employees are our greatest asset”. Why then, do we hire “duds”? And not just once, but over and over again?

SBA-Canada is pleased to present this networking and learning event with Diane Johnson of Halogen Software (

In this informative and interactive session learn how to attract and screen the right kind of candidates so your organization gets the people it needs and wants. Specifically, you’ll learn:

What you need to know before you post a job How to create a candidate profile The art and science of proper interviewing The importance of reference checks How to ensure a great onboarding process You will take away a Hiring Manager Questionnaire that will help you fully understand how to design an effective recruiting process from start to finish.

Diane Johnson is a seasoned HR professional involved in the recruitment business since the early 1990’s. Joining Halogen Software ( in 2012 as a Search Consultant, Diane is focused on recruiting skilled talent for critical roles at all levels of the organization. Prior to Halogen, Diane provided technical recruitment services, specializing in executive search, to Ottawa-based businesses through her firm Johnson Executive Search Inc. which she founded in 1996.

Light refreshments will be served.

Pre-registration and payment is required through