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Get In On the Pan Am Action!

The single-largest multi-sport event ever held in Canada is almost here! From July – August, 2015, the Region of Durham, Ontario, Canada, will proudly host the Pan American and Parapan Am Games. In fact, more than 40 venues throughout the Greater Toronto Area – from Oshawa to Welland to Minden Hills – will welcome approximately … Continue reading

Seasonal Hiring Starts Now!

It’s that time of year again! Seasonal hiring has begun for jobs in landscaping, garden centres, golf courses and other outdoor related positions. To prepare, make your job search sparkle with 5 Easy Tips Go to the Job Opportunities section in the March 2015 edition of Employment E-News for current seasonal local positions. Keep an … Continue reading

Make the Most of LMI

Are you applying to post-secondary education? Contemplating a second career? Do you want to understand how the changing workforce might impact your career path and what options are available? Labour Market Information (LMI) can help you research the educational requirements associated with your chosen profession and help you make informed choices to determine your career … Continue reading

A New Work Reality

Precarious Employment Has Become a Reality of the New Work World. Steve Paikin of TVO’s “The Agenda” speaks with several individuals about the realities of the changing labour market.Why is that Ontarians who work full-time face on-going instability and are struggling to live above the poverty line? The Agenda examines how the economic landscape has … Continue reading