Vol. 4, Issue 3, April 19, 2018
Hamilton's Labour Market Connection
Your weekly news & updates from WPH!
In this week's edition: Read our most recent Labour Market Snapshot for up-to-date information on Hamilton's labour market. Plan to attend WPH's 20th Anniversary event - April 25th! Adult Basic Education's Leaders in Literacy Breakfast takes place on June 5th.
Be the first to know what's happening in Hamilton! Read our Labour Market Snapshot, 2018 Quarter 1

Our quarterly Labour Market Snapshot provides timely information on Hamilton's unemployment rate, occupations that are growing, and declining, industries with the highest employment, the skills that are in demand in Hamilton, and much more.

Did you know?

The jobs with the highest employment in Q1:

  • Service support and other service occupations (25,900 people employed)
  • Administrative and financial supervisors and admin. occupations (21,033 people employed)
  • Sales reps and salespersons -wholesale and retail trade (20,666 people employed)
  • Retail sales supervisors and specialised sales occupations (20,500 people employed)

Last chance to sign up to attend WPH's 20th Anniversary celebration on April 25th!

We are looking forward to hosting Back to the Future: Workforce Planning in the 21st Century, a 20th Anniversary celebration for Workforce Planning Hamilton on Wednesday, April 25th!

Time: 3:00 pm. to 5:30 pm.
Where: Hamilton Public Library, Central Branch, 55 York Blvd., Hamilton, 4th Floor.

Come out to network, enjoy wonderful food by Mes Amis, listen to two speakers who will address the impact that technology will have on our future workforce, and view our 20th Anniversary video. Each attendee will also receive a special gift!

ABEA's Annual Leaders in Literacy Breakfast - June 5th!
Help ABEA celebrate outstanding learners, literacy practitioners and lifelong learners as they present the Leaders in Literacy Awards.

When: Tuesday, June 5, 2018 (8:30 am - doors open at 8:00 am) 

Where: Sheraton Hotel - 116 King St. W., Hamilton

Seats are $25 per person or $230 for a table of 10.

Deadline to register for seats is May 25, 2018 (space is limited so register early).

For assistance call 905-527-2222 or email [email protected]
Labour Force Information, Hamilton - March 2018
Workforce Planning Hamilton | 905-521-5777| [email protected] | www.workforceplanninghamilton.ca