Ottawa – The Canadian Apprenticeship Forum will host a two-day workshop on apprenticeship technical training in Ottawa in October.
British Columbia – The B.C. government has announced new skills-training opportunities designed to spark careers in trades and technical jobs such as carpentry, piping, welding, carpentry, machining and electrical.
Employees have the ability to attract new customers, develop new products and services, and become your greatest salespeople. Alternatively, they can also drive away customers, negatively impact service and product quality, and totally ruin your business.
Ottawa – Statistics Canada's recently released survey date for registered trades from 2014 says that apprenticeship programs in Canada had more than 451,100 registrations.
Toronto – As the federal, provincial and territorial governments begin planning for the roll-out of an enhanced Canada Pension Plan, the latest ADP Canada Sentiment Survey suggests retirement benefits such as pensions or a group Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) can be a deciding factor in a job change.
"Just write out some questions and ask them.” That could well be one of the biggest mistakes when it comes to conducting an interview.
Many water well drilling businesses say they have trouble attracting quality, long-term employees, a problem faced by other skilled trades and industries across Canada.
Alice Springs, Australia – Trainee water well driller Lenny Elber talks about the challenges and rewards of working and living in the middle of the Central Australian desert out of a small caravan for days, even weeks, at a time. ABC Rural reports. | READ MORE
With Millennials set to make up half the Canadian labour force by 2020, your business needs to find a way to attract and retain these workers.
Calgary – The Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers says that 35,000 oilpatch jobs have been cut this year – 25,000 from the oil services sector and 10,000 from exploration and production – and other industries are picking up the slack. CBC News reports. | READ MORE
It’s so easy to deal with the fires, isn’t it? And by easy I mean not easy but straightforward.
CAF-FCA webinar: Future of Apprenticeship: Welcoming Workplaces
September 20, 2017
OGWA golf fundraiser for Fleming scholarships
October 1-4, 2017
GSA Annual Meeting
October 22-25, 2017
World Water-Tech North America
November 2-3, 2017