workforce-development

Does Your Workforce Need Jobs in the Trades?

For many years, the status quo dictated that a university degree was the only path to a well-paying job. Today though, that conjecture is changing, and there are alternative paths and training

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Highlight Skills for Mature Workers

Mature workers looking for new jobs are an often-untapped resource of highly skilled individuals. Mature job seekers may be re-entering the workforce after a period away or they may be shifting focus

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Help Your Workforce Find Employment With Meaning

Millennials are seeking jobs with impact. The generation, born between 1980 and 2000, is looking for work that is aligned with their values and that lets them do good while collecting a paycheque. 

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Creating a Skilled Workforce in Tioga County

Tioga County, NY wanted to proactively prepare for workforce gaps in their region, before those gaps caused too many problems. 

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An Innovative Workforce Strategy for Attraction and Retention

The town of Clinton, Ontario, was facing an extreme workforce shortage. To improve business attraction and retention, the town decided to implement an innovative workforce strategy.

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How Seasonal Businesses Can Expand Their Talent Pool

The nature of seasonal business requires labour to be found and trained quickly, which typically restricts the available workforce. When seasonal labour demand increases, one of the largest

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Lehigh Valley is Winning the Battle Against Changing Workforce Trends

In early 2018, the Lehigh Valley Economic Development Corporation (LVEDC) had a problem. 

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Have You Discovered Workforce Central Canada?

Workforce Central Canada is a national affiliation with the National Association of Workforce Boards (NAWB), the US national body that brings together all the stakeholders to drive alignment between

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Get Alberta Labour Market Intelligence Specific to Your Economic Region

You’re at the point where you’ve discovered a problem. The workforce data that is coming your way is coming too late to make strategic decisions. It’s like you’re a doctor taking a blood pressure

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What Does the Changing Workforce Mean for Workforce Development?

Artificial intelligence (AI), automation, digitization, robotics, and technology are changing the way we work. Over the next decade, 25% of jobs will be heavily disrupted by these technologies.

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