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June 6, 2016  

Entrepreneurs expect to grow workforce this year

Disruption, innovation key to growth, survey says.

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February 17, 2016  

Air Canada to purchase up to 75 Bombardier CS300s

But the Montreal aerospace company has also announced workforce cuts affecting 7,000 positions over two years.

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April 16, 2015  

Oil dependent NL lacks competitive edge, study says

Aging workforce among most profound challenges, Conference Board said.

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February 18, 2015  

Think Lean: Broaden your hiring options

The labour shortage is real and likely to worsen in the immediate future, so think about hiring differently and then act.

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November 6, 2014  

SNC Lavalin to cut 4,000 jobs

Job cuts are part of its ongoing efforts to get out of underperforming business segments, company says.

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October 17, 2014  

Chipmaker AMD cutting 7% of global workforce

Says job cuts are an effort to improve its profitability.

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June 25, 2014  

Businesses feel impact of skills gap

Survey reports productivity losses, low morale and lost revenue.

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December 10, 2013  

Fair hiring climate for manufacturers in Q1 of 2014

Manpower survey says hiring intentions overall are stable

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June 26, 2013  

The maturing of Canada’s workforce

There are now more workers in retail, health care and social assistance than in manufacturing.

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June 25, 2013  

National household survey to focus on workforce

Statscan’s census replacement to expose Canada’s competitiveness.

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April 23, 2013  

Three EU aerospace firms to set up in Montreal

They like the trained workforce; moves will create nearly 200 jobs.

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January 7, 2013  

Stricter, more complex EI changes now in effect

EI claimants will now have to prove they’re actively job searching to keep their benefits.

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December 10, 2012  

GM’s Opel to end car production at German plant in 2016

Warehouse to continue operating and Bochum factory may make components

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November 2, 2012  

US adds 171,000 jobs in October, unemployment ticks up to 7.9%

The US economy has created an average of 173,000 jobs a month since July, up from 67,000 a month from April through June.

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September 11, 2012  

Q4 jobs outlook for manufacturers ‘respectable:’ Manpower

Mild to favourable conditions but down from last year.