News, reviews, business articles and site updates for a board games store in Canada

Retail Store Manager

Friday, September 1st, 2017 Posted in business | No Comments »

Starlit Citadel is looking for a full-time retail store manager that will drive sales and attendance at the retail store while keeping expenses in-check.  Store manager responsibilities will include supervising assistant store managers, purchasing, merchandising and some customer service.  As ...

Now Hiring – Retail Store Employee (Vancouver, BC)

Friday, February 3rd, 2017 Posted in business | No Comments »

Starlit Citadel  is hiring again in Vancouver, BC! This is a year-round part-time position that works in the retail store and at conventions as needed.   With our move to a full brick & mortar location, we have need of a dedicated ...

Now Hiring – Logistics Assistant

Tuesday, September 1st, 2015 Posted in business | No Comments »

Starlit Citadel / Fortress Geek is hiring again in Vancouver, BC! This is a year-round part-time position that works in our warehouse and conventions as needed. We are an e-commerce business that sells directly to consumers and offers both shipping and ...

We’re Hiring: Join us on the Convention Scene

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014 Posted in business | No Comments »

One of our biggest areas of growth in the past year has been participation in the geek convention scene -- we've gone from attending 2 or 3 gaming-specific events to almost a dozen anime, fan, and gaming conventions a year. ...

Independent Contractors

Wednesday, February 6th, 2013 Posted in articles, business | 2 Comments »

I've talked about volunteers, interns & other free help before.  So today, let's talk about another one of the most common 'shortcuts' businesses take in terms of cost and hiring is to hire an individual on as an 'independent contractor'. The ...

On Hiring

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012 Posted in business | No Comments »

We recently went through another hiring process for Christmas. We've also grown enough that it's becoming a strain to keep all the balls in the air, so, hiring. This time, we've had an amazing number of good to great resumes come ...

Hiring & Business

Tuesday, October 18th, 2011 Posted in business | No Comments »

It's amazing the sheer amount of work that goes into hiring someone. Never having had to run the entire process from start to finish, I never really realised how tiring it is and why it becomes so important to reduce ...