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Half Of Canadian Students Worried About Debt, Job Prospects

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.17.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO — Worry over tuition and living expenses is dogging almost half of post-secondary students as they head back to school. They're also afraid...

If A Canadian Recession Hits, Who's Most At Risk Of Losing Their Job?

CBC | Posted 08.13.2015 | Canada Business

Is Canada in a recession? So far, the messages are mixed. But there's little doubt the economy is slowing down, and many people are wondering about th...

Saks Fifth Avenue Is Hiring Big In Toronto

CP | Posted 07.30.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Department store retailer Saks Fifth Avenue plans to hire 365 people over the next six months as it prepares to launch in Canada. The com...

'Canada's Shifting Job Market Revealed In 1 Simple Chart'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 07.14.2015 | Canada Business

If oil prices don’t bounce back soon, we might have to start thinking of Western Canada as one of the poor parts of the country. That might be ha...

Sex Abuse Case Highlights Foreign Workers' Plight

CBC | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Business

The experience of a Mexican woman, known as OPT, is a poster case for the terrible situation women face when confronted by abuse and the built-in...

Government Jobs Outgrowing Private-Sector Jobs In Canada: Study

CP | Ian Bicks, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.25.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A new report shows job growth in Canada's public sector far outpaced that in the private sector over a decade.A study released today by the ...

LOOK: Canada's Fastest-Growing Jobs In The Next Five Years

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.12.2015 | Canada Business

Canada’s population is growing older, and that means big growth in jobs catering to seniors. Community care facilities for the elderly will see t...

All Of A Sudden, Canada's Job Market Roars Back To Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.05.2015 | Canada Business

Canada added 59,000 jobs in May, far exceeding economists' expectations of a tepid 5,000-to-10,000 increase in jobs. Almost all of that gain was du...

‘Unluckiest. Recovery. Ever.'

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada Business

It wasn’t that long ago that Canadians were congratulating themselves, however quietly, on weathering the Great Recession better than most developed...

Which Industries Are Bleeding Jobs And Which Are Hiring In Canada?

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.30.2015 | Canada Business

Nearly one out of every 20 oil, gas and mining jobs in Canada disappeared over the past year, according to new survey data from Statistics Canada. ...

The 10 Jobs Canadian Employers Have The Hardest Time Filling

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.25.2015 | Canada Business

There’s been a lot of debate in recent years about Canada’s skilled labour shortage, and whether it really exists. A new international labour surv...

This Is How Many Jobs The Oil Price Collapse Will Cost Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada Business

Canada will lose one quarter of all the jobs directly and indirectly related to oil this year, according to an estimate from an industry data analysis...

For First Time Since Financial Crisis, U.S. Beats Canada On Jobs

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.14.2015 | Canada Business

It’s pretty much official: Canada's seven-year reign as a better place to find work than the U.S. is over. Canada’s unemployment rate edged hi...

John Tory Turns To Starbucks To Create Youth Jobs

CBC | Posted 06.13.2015 | Canada Business

Mayor John Tory announced a partnership with Starbucks Canada to put more young people in Toronto to work. Tory outlined a deal that will bolster th...

A Big Surprise In Canada's Unemployment Numbers

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada Business

Canada's labour market surprised in March, churning out 29,000 new jobs, far exceeding economists' expectations of a decline of 10,000. But Statis...

Forget The (Possible) Recession, These Canadian Industries Are Hiring

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.01.2015 | Canada Business

It’s good to be a scientist these days in Canada — or a logger. StatsCan’s latest survey of payroll employment, earnings and hours shows Cana...

Canada's Weirdest Job Interview Questions

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.18.2015 | Canada Business

If you're applying for a job as a design specialist at Telus, you're probably not expecting to be asked how to move Mount Fuji. But that's indeed w...

'Worst Is Yet To Come': Why Harper Doesn't Want To Talk Economy

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.16.2015 | Canada Business

Six words that appeared in several economists’ analyses over the past several days should give pause to Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s political ...

Canada's Unemployment Rate Jumps

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.13.2015 | Canada Business

Canada's unemployment jumped to 6.8 per cent in February, from 6.6 per cent the month before, as job growth stalled, Statistics Canada said Friday. ...

Canadian Job Quality At Record Low, CIBC Says

CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.05.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - A major Canadian bank says job quality in Canada is at a record low and shows no sign of turning around.The CIBC Canadian employment quality...

The Surprising Places Where Canada Is Creating Jobs

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.28.2015 | Canada Business

Canada’s job market may not be struggling quite as badly as recent reports suggest, according to new numbers from StatsCan. The agency’s labour...

High-Paying Jobs In Canada That Don't Need A Degree

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.24.2015 | Canada Business

The evidence is clear that you’re better off having a university degree than not, but academia isn’t for everybody, and if you’re not the bookis...

Wave Of Retail Closures Is Bad News For Summer Job-Seekers

CP | Lauren La Rose, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2015 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Students and new graduates on the hunt for summer jobs may find the search even more daunting given the recent grim news on the homegrown re...

Don't Believe Headlines On Latest Unemployment Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 02.06.2015 | Canada Business

After two months of shrinking job numbers, it looked like Canada had broken the streak with this morning’s StasCan report showing an increase of 35,...

Canada Adds A Ton Of Jobs .. All Part Time

CP | Posted 02.06.2015 | Canada Business

OTTAWA -- A surge in part-time work last month helped the Canadian economy add 35,400 net new jobs, a change that nudged the unemployment rate down to...