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NEWS & INSIGHTS
August showed major job growth numbers across Canada
Canada added 49,300 jobs in August compared to July with gains in nearly all industries, according to the ADP Canada National Employment report released today by the ADP Research Institute. “August reported broad gains nearly across all industries,” said Ahu Yildirmaz, VP and co-head of the ADP Research Institute. “Trade, Transportation and Utilities; Education; Business […]
Canada’s private sector job vacancy rate maintains record highs
Canada’s private sector job vacancy rate maintained its record high of 3.2 per cent for the fourth quarter in a row, according to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB)’s latest Help Wanted report. In total, 429,000 private sector jobs—23,000 more than in the second quarter of 2018—went unfilled for at least four months in the second quarter […]
Canadian businesses’ message ahead of the election: We need immigrant workers
Source – Financial Post Canadian unemployment is at an all-time low and businesses have a message for politicians ahead of October’s national election: We need immigrant workers so do not make the campaign about keeping them out. Concern about immigration is on the rise in Canada, according to a recent survey, especially among Conservative voters […]
TIPS FROM THE PROS
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