Employers to up investment in hiring, training employees in 2020: report

January 24, 2020

By Canadian HR Reporter | Despite low confidence in the economy, Canadian entrepreneurs are looking to invest more in hiring new talent and in training employees in the first quarter of 2020, according to a report from the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). Entrepreneurs have a -37 confidence in the world economy, down 11 points from the previous quarter, based on a survey of 1,000 business owners of small...

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Older refugees more likely to struggle with depression, even decades after coming to Canada

January 24, 2020

By CTV News | Older refugees have high levels of depression even decades after immigrating to Canada, mostly due to past traumas and lack of social support, according to a new University of Toronto study....

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Nearly one-third of workers plan to change jobs in next 2 years: report

January 21, 2020

By HR Reporter | Nearly one-third (32 per cent) of employees plan to change jobs within the next two years while only 16 per cent intend to stay at their current employer within the next five years, according to a new survey. The top considerations for wanting to find another job have to do with benefits, with 34 per cent believing they would receive better core benefits at another company,...

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GTA immigrants nearly absent at top of corporate ladder, finds report

January 19, 2020

By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | Despite making up nearly 50% of the population, Greater Toronto Area immigrants only make up 6% of senior leadership positions across the public, private, and non-profit sector, according to a report recently released by the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council (TRIEC)....

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These are Canada’s top employers for young people in 2020

January 19, 2020

By Globe and Mail | Are you a young job hunter searching for more than just a paycheck? Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2020 is an excellent place to start. These winning organizations understand that learning doesn’t end when the job begins. That’s why this competition is such a valuable resource for young professionals and recent graduates seeking to launch a career in a workplace that supports their growth...

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Vancouver Chinese New Year Parade

January 19, 2020

When: Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 11:00am Parade Route: The 1.3-km long route starts at the Millennium Gate on Pender St (between Shanghai Alley and Taylor St), proceeds east along Pender St, turns south onto Gore St, turns west onto Keefer St and then disperses on Keefer at Abbott....

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