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Thirty years ago, robots might have seemed limited to science fiction novels, but even today there are many industries that have seen the shift towards automation take hold. AI is already impacting our workforce -- and the changes are likely just getting started.
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To say that Bombardier should be allowed to "crash and burn," as some have, is not only heartless for the thousands of workers and their families who would be left in desperate straits as a result, it is bad economic policy. It is important to remember that Bombardier is one of Canada's largest employers.
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Low pay or unemployment? Your choice.
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It's probably unlikely that we'll see an influx of Americans moving north, but in the short-term, they're certainly exploring the option. The bad news for them is that they might find getting a work permit much more challenging than they expected.
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The Canadian government will go forward with the export permits that allow Saudi Arabia to acquire Canadian-made Light Armored Vehicle III (LAV III). The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Stéphane Dion, stated that Canada would block future export permits if Saudi Arabia uses the purchased military equipment against its own citizens.
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While Canadians 55 and older remain the most positive about their finances, they also saw the biggest decline in this year's survey.
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By any metric, the renewable energy sector is a growth industry. By the end of 2014 there were 7.7 million jobs in the renewable energy industry world wide, up 18 per cent over the year before. This according to the International Renewable Energy Agency. And that doesn't include large hydro.
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OTTAWA — Canada's economy added about 6,600 jobs last month — essentially reversing a similar decline in June but not enough to change a national unemployment rate that has been stuck at 6.8 per cent...
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Ignore that request from LinkedIn or Twitter at your peril — it might be a job offer, according to a global study released Wednesday.The study, commissioned by U.S. human resources firm Kelly Services...
Canadian workers are among the happiest in the world, with nearly two-thirds saying they love or like their job a lot, according a study for job website Monster.ca. The survey found that 24 per cent...
A major theme of Thursday's Federal Budget was "connecting Canadians with available jobs." And for good reason: Canada faces a major shortage of skilled tradespeople, and if no action is taken, this shortage will only grow in the future as the population ages.
The results of a recent poll suggest that Canadians overwhelmingly prefer President Barack Obama to Republican challenger Mitt Romney -- by a whopping 56-point margin. But Canadians may -- just may --...
OTTAWA - The Canadian economy added jobs in July, building on three consecutive months of growth. Statistics Canada says the country's unemployment rate fell last month to 7.2 per cent as fewer people...
THE CANADIAN PRESS -- OTTAWA - Canada's unemployment rate has fallen to the lowest level in more than two years as a combination more jobs and fewer people actively seeking work in May pushed the rate...