Strong Labour Market Leads To Record Number Of Job Vacancies In BC

According to Statistics Canada’s Second Quarter Job Vacancy Report, both the number of job vacancies and the job vacancy rate increased in nine provinces in the second quarter, led by British Columbia and Quebec. The job vacancy rate reached its Continue reading Strong Labour Market Leads To Record Number Of Job Vacancies In BC

$40 Billion LNG Project Expected To Create 10,000 Jobs In BC

According to a recent article on CBC News, B.C.’s trades sector is confident most of the thousands of workers required to build and operate the province’s first major Liquid Natural Gas (LNG)¬†export facility will come from within the province. LNG Continue reading $40 Billion LNG Project Expected To Create 10,000 Jobs In BC

Robot Revolution Will Create 58 Million New Jobs in Next Five Years

The world is going through a workplace revolution that will bring a seismic shift in the way humans work alongside machines and algorithms, according to new research by the World Economic Forum. By 2025 more than half of all current Continue reading Robot Revolution Will Create 58 Million New Jobs in Next Five Years

More Professionals Are Facing Job Insecurity

Based on a national survey of professionals about precarious working conditions, the first of its kind, No Safe Harbour: Precarious Work and Economic Insecurity Among Skilled Professionals in Canada shows professionals across the country are not immune to the hallmarks Continue reading More Professionals Are Facing Job Insecurity

More Employers Adding Severance Terms In Their Employment Contracts

Recently Daniel Lublin, founding partner with Whitten & Lublin, Employment & Labour Lawyers, wrote a piece for The Globe and Mail exploring the increasing rate at which employers are planning for termination when writing employment contracts. Fifteen years ago, only Continue reading More Employers Adding Severance Terms In Their Employment Contracts

TD Hiring 200 Advisors In The Shift From Tellers To Investment Professionals

Toronto-Dominion Bank, building on its deal for money manager Greystone Capital Management Inc. earlier this month, plans to hire 200 advisers in Canada this year to boost profit at its wealth-management division as much as 10 percent. The additions are Continue reading TD Hiring 200 Advisors In The Shift From Tellers To Investment Professionals

Catch Highlights From 2018 Labour Market Conference On Social!

Over the next 3 days we’ll be sharing highlights and live streams from this year’s¬†Summer Labour Market Conference #LMIConference at Vancouver’s Croatian Centre! As co-presenter with BC Labour Market Report, we’re happy to bring the conference straight to you via Continue reading Catch Highlights From 2018 Labour Market Conference On Social!

Labour Market In Dire Need Of Cybersecurity Experts

Canada is facing a serious talent crunch when it comes to cybersecurity professionals, with demand growing by seven per cent annually, and 8,000 new workers needed by 2022, according to a new report from Deloitte. The labour squeeze leaves companies Continue reading Labour Market In Dire Need Of Cybersecurity Experts

Meet Nicole Wiet, Elevator Mechanic

GT Hiring Solutions had the privilege of meeting Nicole Wiet, elevator mechanic with Otis Elevator Co. Nicole has worked as an elevator mechanic for more than seven years. In this interview, Nicole shares her experience and insights into being an Continue reading Meet Nicole Wiet, Elevator Mechanic