Career Transition:

If your employer has provided you with Career Transition Support through Optimum Talent, click here to get started.

Get Support With:
  • Career planning + assessment
  • Resume development + optimization
  • Creating your professional online profile
  • Networking training + events
  • Interview preparation

Who We Are


Optimum Talent enables organizations to achieve success through people. We collaborate with leading organizations to recruit, develop, engage, retain, and transition talent. The result for our clients is a stronger employer brand and a team with the capability to achieve their business goals.

With origins dating back over 40 years, we have 14 offices across Canada, providing expertise in Leadership, Assessment + DevelopmentCareer Transition + Outplacement, and Search Solutions.

Through a strategic partnership with the Career Star Group, we execute global outplacement and leadership coaching projects with the same standard of excellence that we deliver nationally.

In November 2020, Optimum Talent joined the Gallagher team in Canada. Gallagher’s Benefits & HR Consulting team in Canada helps employers of all sizes, across all industries, build workplaces that work better. Gallagher’s comprehensive approach to benefits, compensation, retirement, employee communication and workplace culture, Gallagher Better Works℠, aligns an organization’s talent strategy with its overall business goals. It centers on strategically investing in employees’ health, talent, financial wellbeing and career growth at the right cost structures to support a multigenerational workforce. Employers gain confidence in their future having gained a competitive advantage as a workplace that simply works better.

Our Vision

To create a better world through better workplaces.

Our Mission

Working as a team to provide the best talent management experience in Canada.

Why Choose Optimum Talent?

We are both national + local.
Our collective expertise spans the nation coast to coast. At the same time, our colleagues have deep local market knowledge and strong ties to their communities.

We offer a full suite of integrated talent services.
We view complex leadership and talent challenges from multiple lenses, enabling us to design and deliver effective solutions that create lasting impact.

We apply scientific rigour to our process.
Our focus on scientific data ensures our solutions drive sustainable change and are free from bias.

We live our values.
We engage with our clients, colleagues, candidates, and communities to create a lasting and positive impact.

Our Core Values

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Elevate Others

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Make a Difference

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Go Above + Beyond

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Be Awesome