Dec 02, 2013
Finding work after taking some time to raise your children can be more difficult than you might anticipate. Whether you’ve been out of the workforce for two or twelve years, parents face a variety of challenges.
Mentorship can be key to finding your way into the Canadian job market
Nov 21, 2013
We spend a lot of time on the job search process, thinking critically about our skills, carefully assembling or updating our resume, looking for suitable job openings and sending in applications. Often, though, we’re not aware that we may be inadvertently making mistakes that prevent us from being considered for the job we want. The good news is that the most common errors are easy to fix.
Nov 19, 2013
Job interviews are a fact of life. If you want to secure a position in an industry that interests you, honing your interview skills is essential. With a little advance preparation you can present the very best version of yourself – composed, confident and capable – to potential employers.
Category: Job Training
At our Workforce Skills Centres, we offer free academic upgrading courses in English, Math, Chemistry and Biology. You can earn your Grade 12 Equivalency or prepare for college, apprenticeship and employment opportunities.
Nov 08, 2013
Do you have an idea for a viable business? Are you ready to put it to the test? Going at it alone can be scary, but you don’t have to do it entirely on your own. You can launch your own business and receive support and advice at the same time.
Nov 05, 2013
Category: Employers Services
Businesses today have a long list of needs to be met. Small and medium-sized companies can find human resource issues a particular challenge. Staffing, training, workplace safety and employment standards are just a sampling of some of the issues that can be time-consuming. Fortunately for employers, help is available.