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News Government General
September 18, 2020  

Federal pay equity commissioner reappointed, but new law not in force

On average in Canada, women earn 12% less than men

News Oil & Gas General
September 16, 2020  

Offshore workers call on government to stabilize industry

Unifor is calling on the federal and provincial government to make strategic investments in the industry.

News Electronics Manufacturing General
September 15, 2020  

Amazon to hire 100,000 to keep up with online shopping surge

The company already had to hire 175,000 people earlier this year to keep up with the rush of orders.

News Manufacturing General
August 11, 2020  

COVID-19 could have a lasting, positive impact on workplace culture

Catching a glimpse of a co-worker’s baby or pet can help humanize workplaces and make colleagues more understanding and empathetic

News Government General
August 11, 2020  

A second COVID-19 wave? Here are 6 lessons from the first

The spread of COVID-19 can be reduced with simple actions

News Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Rittal recognized as one of the of Best Workplaces in Manufacturing in Canada

The list is based on feedback from employees of organizations that were surveyed by Great Place to Work

News Manufacturing General
August 10, 2020  

Statistics Canada says country gained 419,000 jobs in July

The national unemployment rate was 10.9% in July, down from the 12.3% recorded in June

News General
August 6, 2020  

Canadians are afraid to return to workplace, yet trust employers to keep them safe: KPMG

82% trust their employer to take and maintain all the necessary health and safety precautions

News General
July 28, 2020  

IBM launches digital platform to help Canadian job seekers and business owners get back to work

Canada added nearly one million jobs in June, but there are still close to two million fewer jobs than there were pre-COVID

News Government General
July 27, 2020  

Google extending ability for employees to work from home until at least next July

The tech company has about 1,500 employees, including engineers, sales leaders and artificial intelligence researchers at offices in Waterloo, Ont., Toronto and Montreal

News Government Manufacturing General
July 22, 2020  

Canadian CEOs held to higher standard on important issues: survey

69% of Canadians want companies to address discrimination and racism.

News Manufacturing General
July 10, 2020  

Cable manufacturer LAPP North America appoints new CEO

Jay Lahman will be responsible for the North American region which includes LAPP USA, LAPP Canada, LAPP Mexico and LAPP Tannehill.

News Manufacturing Economy General
July 9, 2020  

Canadian unemployment rate to peak at 11% in Q2: OECD

Jobs should return as lockdowns end, but an unemployment rate of 7.7% by the end of 2021.

News Oil & Gas General
July 9, 2020  

Irving Oil cutting 250 jobs, 6% of workforce, due to the economy

Reductions will affect operations in Canada, the United States, Ireland and Britain.

News Transportation General
July 9, 2020  

Via laying off about 1,000 workers as pandemic impacts its business

Employees will receive a temporary written layoff notice that respects their collective agreement’s terms.