Jobs Canada

These Are The Skills Canadian Employers Are Looking For

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.18.2014 | Canada Business

Got a knack for developing mobile apps? There’s almost certainly a job somewhere in Canada with your name on it. LinkedIn, the social site for ne...

Looking For A Job? Stay Away From These Industries And Provinces

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 11.06.2014 | Canada Business

New Brunswick has lost nearly 3 per cent of its jobs over the past year. All that and then some was offset by Alberta, where the number of jobs swelle...

Canada's Job Market Roars Back To Life

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 10.10.2014 | Canada Business

Canada's job market roared back to life in September, StatsCan says. The unemployment rate dropped to 6.8 per cent, the lowest rate since December ...

This Chart Shows How Crappy Canada's Job Market Really Is

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.24.2014 | Canada Business

Canada has the third-highest proportion of low-paying jobs among the world’s wealthy countries, investment bank Morgan Stanley says. In an analys...

Is Canada In A Job Recession?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 09.11.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s labour market “has slipped into recessionary territory,” Business In Canada magazine declared this week. An article from editor Luca...

Canadian Private-Sector Job Losses The Worst Ever

The Huffington Post Canada/CP | Daniel Tencer | Posted 09.05.2014 | Canada Business

Canada turned in another disappointing performance on the jobs front in August, with StatsCan reporting a net loss of 11,000 jobs for the month. Th...

Canada's Job Market Is Awesome -- If You're A Robot

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 08.02.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s manufacturing sector is experiencing something of a recovery. The loonie is down, helping exports, and the U.S. economy -- the largest sour...

Employees In This Province Work The Hardest, Longest

The Huffington Post Alberta | Posted 08.01.2014 | Canada Alberta

Albertans may enjoy high salaries and abundant job opportunities, but a new study shows that they are working harder than most Canadians for those ben...

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Temporary Jobs Are Canada's Future: Report

HuffingtonPost.com | Sunny Freeman | Posted 07.11.2014 | Canada Business

A pronounced shift toward temporary gigs and unstable positions could become the new normal for this generation as demand for short-term workers rises...

These People's Wage Hikes Will Make You Jealous

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.26.2014 | Canada Business

Workers in Canada’s oil, gas and mining sector have seen average salaries soar 13.3 per cent over the past year, according to new data from StatsCan...

Canadians Increasingly Unemployable In New Economy: CIBC

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.18.2014 | Canada Business

A growing number of Canadians are becoming unemployable in the new economy, but those who have work have a surprisingly large amount of job security, ...

These 6 Provinces Are In A 'Jobs Recession'

Posted 06.10.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s economists can’t stop talking about last Friday’s jobs report. We at HuffPost have been harping on it too, and we promise to stop soon,...

Canada Adds Jobs .. Very Unevenly

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada Business

Canada added 26,000 jobs in May, StatsCan reported Friday, but much of the gain was in Alberta and central Canada is seeing job growth stagnate. Th...

LOOK: Help-Wanted Ad Demands Hockey Skills Over Job Skills

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.28.2014 | Canada Business

This one comes from the Only-In-Canada Department. A manufacturer of fuel tanks in Saskatchewan is busily searching for welders, drafters and const...

Get Ready To Be Jealous Of American Jobs Again

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 05.25.2014 | Canada Business

Canadians, get ready to be jealous of America’s job market once again. After a half-decade of lower unemployment rates and greater job growth in ...

Canada's Private Detectives Are In Trouble

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.16.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s private detectives are in trouble. According to Canadian Business magazine’s latest ranking of the worst jobs in Canada, the median i...

The 10 Things Canadian Employers Want Most

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.10.2014 | Canada Business

Canadian employers are a practical bunch, and — unlike employers in other countries — they value effectiveness over experience, according to resea...

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CP | Andy Blatchford, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - The latest labour-market data says the Canadian economy unexpectedly lost 28,900 net jobs in April.Statistics Canada's Labour Force Survey fo...

One-Quarter Of New Jobs May Be Going To Temp Foreign Workers: PBO

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 04.17.2014 | Canada Business

The number of job opportunities in Canada is shrinking, and the temporary foreign worker (TFW) program may be to blame, according to an overlooked com...

Jobs Are Back, Baby (This Month)

CP | Julian Beltrame, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.04.2014 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Canada's economy showed signs of thawing out from a long, bitter winter last month, churning out an unexpectedly high 42,900 net new jobs tha...

Ottawa Relied On Kijiji For Employment Data??!!

The Globe and Mail | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada Business

Economists have been scratching their heads for weeks as to how the Conservative government could claim on budget day that Canada’s job vacancy rate...

Argument For Temp Foreign Workers Is Falling Apart

The Huffington Post Canada | Daniel Tencer | Posted 03.19.2014 | Canada Business

The Harper government and some business groups have long argued that the Temporary Foreign Worker (TFW) Program is necessary to keep businesses runnin...

B.C. Signs On To Canada Job Grant

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

OTTAWA - British Columbia is the latest province to sign a framework agreement with the federal government on the Canada Job Grant.Shirley Bond, the p...

No Good News In Latest Jobs Report

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada Business

The rebound in the job market that economists had been expecting failed to materialize in February, as Canada lost 7,000 jobs that month, according to...

This Is How Bad Canada's Job Market Has Become

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.05.2014 | Canada Business

Canada’s job market “sputtered” in 2013, says a new report that finds a majority of the net job creation last year involved part-time jobs, went...