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Hamilton's Labour Market Connection
Vol. 9, Issue 1 (September 21/12)
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Your September Employers' Corner shares events and links to help you and your company become more productive, informed, and successful.


Make it, Move it, Ship it: Careers in the Goods Movement and Supply Chain & Logistics Sector in Hamilton

Are you an employer in the Goods Movement and Supply Chain & Logistics Sector in Hamilton?  You are invited to meet your future workforce at the interactive launch of Workforce Planning Hamilton's report: Make it, Move it, Ship it.  Please join us on October 24, 2012 from 3:30 pm. to 5:30 pm.   Read more here...  


Running on Empty: How to deal with Workplace Stress Are you feeling overwhelmed? Do you feel guilty that you're neglecting other areas of your life?  Our breakfast forum on November 7/12 from 7:30 am. to 10:00 am. will provide you with the information you need to nurture your own well-being in the workplace as well as managing your employees who may be struggling.  Read more here....  



Report suggests Hamilton area will lead province in growth this year 

A new Conference Board of Canada report states that the Hamilton-Burlington economy will be the fastest growing in 2012 among Ontario cities.  Hamilton ranks 5th in projected 2012 economic growth 

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Where are the jobs in Hamilton?

The top ten sectors of employment in Hamilton in 2011 (with the % share of jobs in all industries) were:

*Retail and wholesale trade: 17.3% (Close to one in five jobs in Hamilton are in this sector.)

*Manufacturing: 13.3% (Although larger manufacturing companies have lost many employees during the past decade, smaller manufacturing companies are very viable employers in Hamilton)

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