News archive - June 2018

Friday, June 1, 2018

Diversity your talent pipeline: Why Microsoft Canada hires students from ALL faculties

Nicole on a Microsoft Surface

Diversify your talent pipeline

It’s time to shake up your existing recruitment go-to’s and start hiring outside of your usual disciplines – especially with co-op talent.

Nicole Simec had always wanted to work for Microsoft. Since she grew up using Microsoft, it was a brand she believed in and a company she wanted to work for. But, she wasn’t sure if she would be considered a good fit since she was an Honours Arts and Business student at the University of Waterloo.