Sharlene Massie

Visionary and Founder, About Staffing & JOBSHIFT

small business, leadership, entrepreneurship, hiring process, unemployment, workplace, work, job market, jobs, staffing, employment


Office Party Etiquette

About Staffing, December 2, 2019Television


Sharlene Massie discusses office party etiquette and how to celebrate in a tough economy.

Job Market Update

About Staffing, April 16, 2020Television


Sharlene Massie offers up her tips for leaders and employees on how to navigate and celebrate during a touch economy.

Launch of

JOBSHIFT, August 17, 2020Television


Sharlene Massie, Founder & Visionary of About Staffing® launches a new company called JOBSHIFT, to support the thousands of people unemployed in Canada due COVID-19

The factors influencing current job numbers in Alberta

How help from fellow entrepreneurs can save a sinking ship

Job-hunting in a pandemic: 'Take a breath because it's not going to be easy'

How these Alberta entrepreneurs shifted strategies to find success in new markets

As slow recovery begins, Calgary still hurting from pre-COVID jobless rates

How to work from home when your kids are also at home


Sharlene Massie is the founder and visionary of About Staffing, a Calgary-based employment agency that has been connecting exceptional people with exceptional businesses since 1996.

She recently started a new SaaS-based LMS platform called JOBSHIFT that helps the thousands of unemployed due to COVID-19.

Sharlene Massie volunteers her time to a variety of charities and has sat on numerous boards. She regularly appears in the media, offering her opinions, tips and advice for both employers and job seekers.


  • employment
  • staffing
  • jobs
  • job market
  • work
  • workplace
  • unemployment
  • hiring process
  • entrepreneurship
  • leadership
  • small business


  • Mount Royal University
    Public Relations
    Public Relations Degree, 1990