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Hamilton's Labour Market Connection
Vol. 10, Issue 3 (October 20/16)
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What does WPH believe?

Business, Labour & Community: Planning for Prosperity!

Don't miss out! Attend Employers Embracing Diversity, on October 27, 2016

There are still a few seats available, so register today!

The Employers Embracing Diversity forum will explain how you can access international skills, create opportunities for immigrants and promote diversity at work.

Keynote speaker Lionel Laroche is Founder and Principal of MultiCultural Business Solutions. Over the past fifteen years, Lionel has provided cross-cultural training, coaching and consulting services to over 20,000 people through a wide range of business, government, academic, professional and non-profit organizations in fourteen countries. 

Lionel is a thought provoking and educational speaker / facilitator who has presented at over 200 conferences and venues across Canada and the United States. He is the author of two books examining the impact of cultural differences on business at the organizational and individual level.

When: Thursday, October 27, 2016, 3:00 - 5:00 pm
Where: David Braley Health Sciences Centre
100 Main Street West, Hamilton

Space is limited! Tickets are only $10. 
Recognition award for champion employers in Francophone immigration

Are you an employer in Central-South-West Ontario, and have you recruited at least one Francophone/Bilingual immigrant in the last five years? 

Submit your application by October 23/16 to the Recognition Award for Champion Employers in Francophone Immigration!

From October 30th to November 5th, 2016, the annual Francophone Immigration Week will be held across Canada. This week is an opportunity to celebrate the contribution of French-speaking immigrants to the vitality and dynamism of Francophone and Acadian minority communities. 

To celebrate this week in the Central-South-West of Ontario (CSW), the Réseau de soutien à l'immigration francophone (Francophone Immigration Network) has organized, with its partners, the '2016 Recognition Award for Champion Employer in Francophone Immigration', in order to recognize the contribution of employers in the hiring and retention of francophone / bilingual immigrants in the region.
Free webinar by Charity Village, Networking: The missing link to employment, Nov. 3/16

Does the word, networking make you break out into a cold sweat? Does the very thought make you want to run and hide?  You are not alone as, for many, these reactions are not that far-fetched.

Webinar information:

Topic: Networking: The missing link to employment
Date: Thursday, November 3 at 1pm Eastern Time / 10am Pacific Time (one hour)
Cost: Free - Space is limited so register early to avoid disappointment.

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