Vol. 8, Issue 1, August 2, 2018
Hamilton's Labour Market Connection
Your weekly news & updates from WPH!
In this week's edition: Help create a stronger Hamilton, join the WPH Board of Directors; Great turnout for first Newcomer Day; Free webinar: 5 things you need to know about harassment investigations. 
Make a differenceby joining the WPH Board
If you care about the future of workforce development in Hamilton you can make a real difference in our community by joining Workforce Planning Hamilton's Board of Directors.

We need your expertise to aid us in the important work that we do in the community.

In particular, people with a knowledge of Governance model Boards are encouraged to apply.

We presently have openings for Directors in the following categories:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Immigrants/Visible Minorities
  • Persons with Disabilities
  • Women
  • Francophone

The deadline to submit your application is August 24, 2018 at 4:00 pm.
Liz and Judy
Hamilton's First Newcomer Day a Success!

Hamilton’s first Newcomer Day, on Friday, July 27/18 was a huge success, with approximately 1000 people attending.

Organized by the Hamilton Immigration Partnership Council (HIPC) the event took place at Hamilton City Hall and included the participation of over 70 volunteers, 30 service provider organizations, 35 new citizens and their families, and a dozen entertainers.

Guests enjoyed food, free workshops and lots of fun for all ages.

Workforce Planning Hamilton was proud to be part of the organizing committee for the event and to help out during the day.
Doina group
Free Webinar: 5 things you need to know about harassment investigations 
Improperly conducted workplace investigations can place you and your organization at considerable risk.

Learn how to handle workplace harassment investigations from the experts at this free Charity Village webinar.

Date: Thursday, September 6 at 1pm ET / 10am PT (webinar is one hour in length)

Audience: This webinar will be of interest to HR managers, program managers, executives and nonprofit leaders. 

Labour Force Information, Hamilton
June 2018
Workforce Planning Hamilton | 905-521-5777| [email protected] | www.workforceplanninghamilton.ca