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You are invited! Competitive Edge: The central importance of essential skills to Canada's economic future

August 31, 2015
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You are invited to help WPH celebrate Lifelong Learning Week on September 23/15. Don't miss your opportunity to learn from Scott Murray, an Essential Skills expert, from DataAngel Policy Research Incorporated.

Making the Most of the New WINHamilton: Webinar Recording

June 16, 2015
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Two webinars explaining the recent upgrades to WINHamilton.ca were presented to service providers on June 10th and June 12/15. Here is a recording of the webinar.

Results of Hire Learning Survey 2015

April 02, 2015
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Results of the HLS 2015 have just been released! Find out the Top 10 Things you need to know about Hamilton's labour market in 2015.

Employers! Make your hiring needs heard: Complete the Hire Learning Survey from January 2-31, 2015

January 11, 2015
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Hamilton employers are asked to complete the Hire Learning Survey from January 2-31, 2015 to share their hiring needs, challenges and plans for the future. Working together we can make Hamilton a prosperous community!

Start 2015 off right by attending "The Great Canadian Skills Mismatch: People Without Jobs, Jobs Without People and MORE"

December 22, 2014
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Workforce Planning Hamilton and partner City of Hamilton, Economic Development Department invite local employers and human resource professionals to attend The Great Canadian Skills Mismatch: People Without Jobs, Jobs Without People and MORE, on January 8, 2015 from 8:00 am. to 10:30 am.

Lionel Laroche shares his personal story and tips to inspire internationally trained professionals at WPH's Global Hamilton Conference

November 27, 2014
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As Lionel Laroche, of MultiCultural Business Solutions explained in his keynote address to a room full of internationally trained professionals (ITP) on November 26/14 understanding the nuances of Canadian workplace culture are crucial to one's career success in Canada.

Release of the 2014 Labour Market Plan

October 14, 2014
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The 2014 LMP identifies Hamilton's multi-year labour market priorities and establishes community actions and efforts to address these priorities.

Free Workplace Wellness Webinar Series for Hamilton Employers and Workplace Wellness Leaders!

October 01, 2014
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Please share with local employers, HR professionals, and workplace wellness leads. You are invited to register for up to 3 free workplace wellness webinars offered this Fall. WPH, with partner City of Hamilton, Public Health Services are offering the Workplace Wellness Webinar Series, presented by Towers Watson.

Building Opportunities: Advancing Women in Non-Traditional Occupations

September 03, 2014
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If you are a woman who is currently employed in skilled trades, or have been, we welcome your insights. Workforce Planning Hamilton and YWCA Hamilton want to hear your thoughts on how to make it easier for women to launch and advance careers in skilled trades in the industrial, construction, and motive power sectors.

A Checklist with tips as you start your new job

July 31, 2014
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If you have just started a new job, or have clients or contacts who have, this handy checklist gives a good sense of how to prepare for new employment.