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Latest Leads | October 2017

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • Riders will be able to take the bus to Victoria from Cowichan on Saturdays starting Oct. 14
  • Two large development projects come before North Cowichan council
  • Old RONA building in Cowichan Commons takes starring role for Film Cowichan
  • Vancouver Island mayor looking to bring Amazon headquarters to B.C.

…and much more! Check it out!

 

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Latest Leads | September 2017 | Volume 5, Issue 12

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • Three upcoming Employer Information Sessions at Global: Island Health, Tilray, and Winners
  • Vancouver Island University’s Farm Table restaurant will now be open year-round, doubling the number of students who can get their Professional Cook Level 1 training in the Cowichan Valley
  • Building permit applications in the Cowichan Valley are at record levels, generating jobs for local builders and tradespeople
  • The British Columbia government is eliminating tuition fees on Adult Basic Education (ABE) and English Language Learning (ELL) programs

…and much more! Check it out!

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Latest Leads | August 2017 | Volume 5, Issue 11

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • New $15 million transit facility to be built in south Duncan
  • Lake Cowichan First Nation opens first business
  • NDP government sends Site C dam for independent review
  • Vancouver Island is strong in B.C.’s new government

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Latest Leads | July 1, 2017 | Volume 5, Issue 10

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • Legal marijuana production blooms on Vancouver Island, and a local licensed producer is hiring in the Cowichan Valley
  • Could the Clean Technology industry in BC benefit from Donald Trump’s decision to pull out of the Paris Agreement?
  • The BC Tech Association has launched a new database to help job-seekers and businesses navigate BC’s growing Tech industry
  • The president of Seattle’s Microsoft sees a lot of potential for growth in BC’s Tech industry

…and much more! Check it out!

 

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Latest Leads | June 1, 2017 | Volume 5, Issue 9

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • Global is hosting two Employer Info Sessions in June: Villa Eyrie Resort and Save On Foods
  • Forestry sector in BC is looking for many new skilled workers
  • What effect will the legalization of recreational cannabis have on jobs and employment in Canada?
  • Tips for searching for jobs online

…and much more! Check it out!

 

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Latest Leads | May 5, 2017 | Volume 5, Issue 8

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • Global is hosting the Canadian Armed Forces for a Recruitment Info Session on May 18th
  • Ladysmith has received a sizeable amount of Canada Summer Jobs funding to hire summer students locally
  • With the upcoming BC election, what kinds of jobs are the parties promising?

…and much more! Check it out!

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Latest Leads | April 21, 2017 | Volume 5, Issue 7

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • A ground-breaking forestry partnership between TimberWest, Nanaimo Forest Products, Western Forest Products, Coastland, and the Snuneymuxw First Nation has been reached.
  • C.’s 2016 budget has earmarked $1 billion over four years for clean technology and jobs
  • Inside Canada’s flexible work economy. Who’s the real winner here?

…and much more! Check it out!

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Latest Leads | March 31, 2017

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • The Canadian Coast Guard has announced they will be hiring 150 new positions in B.C.
  • North Island College in Campbell River will soon offer a program to train locals to work in the Film & TV industry.
  • Duncan and North Cowichan’s Citizens Assembly on Municipal Amalgamation is considering whether or not the two municipalities should merge.

 

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Latest Leads | March 17, 2017

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • Another increase to minimum wage in BC
  • Canada continues to impress analysts in employment numbers, including full-time work
  • Could we finally see commuter rail between Langford and Victoria?

…and much more! Check it out!

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Latest Leads | February 17, 2017

Check out the newest edition of our Latest Leads Newsletter featuring labour market news, job search tips, and recent job postings in the Cowichan Valley.

In this issue:

  • New strategy to grow the tech sector in the Cowichan Valley
  • Funding announced for Cowichan School District to hire more teachers
  • Information and tips about attending our upcoming Cowichan Career & Job Fair 2017

…and much more! Check it out!

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