What’s New?

2017-2018 Labour Market Plan: Help Wanted

Help Wanted – Building the Talent Pool explores the hiring needs of employers and whom we can train to fill the jobs. Brantford area employers continue to see a smaller labour pool to hire from, as the gap between skill levels and job requirements increases, and...

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Precarious Employment 2017

Many people believe that a large share of jobs in the Brantford CMA are precarious and that the number is growing. We undertook a study of the Brantford CMA to determine if this was correct. Our report began by defining precarious employment and vulnerable workers....

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Tourism Sector in Grand Erie

Tourism is an economic driver across Grand Erie. Communities have recognized this region’s various attractors and have developed strategic plans with tourism as a key priority. We used local data and employer outreach to identify viable tourism career opportunities,...

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2018 EmployerOne Survey opens

  The 5th EmployerOne survey is open if your business or organization wants to get a head start on this annual January community event. Go to this link to participate in EmployerOne 2018: START NOW EmployerOne is an annual local survey of employers which tracks...

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Sector Planning Partnership Grants – Strategic Plans

The last four months have whizzed by as we worked on two special Sector Planning Partnership Grant (SPPG) projects. Funding from MAESD provided resources to bring Manufacturing (Welding) and Transportation and Warehousing businesses, educators, Employment Ontario, and...

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