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July 10, 2017

Why youth entrepreneurship is key to our country’s future

Reflecting on the past 150 years of Canada’s successes and failures naturally leads to thoughts of its future. We’ve come so very far economically, technologically and socially in such a short time – and all in no small part to the enterprising nature and hard work of determined and resilient Canadians. It’s that very spirit [...]
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July 6, 2017

Tourism Information Network – Edition 10

TOURISM INTELLIGENCE NETWORK | Edition 10 | July 2017 In partnership with RDÉE Canada and the Chaire de tourism Transat de l'ESG UQAM, this initiative is designed to share essential information to support the development of the tourism industry within Canada's Official Language Minority Communities. PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT Putting Mauricie on the Foodie Map There are 52 local [...]
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June 27, 2017

Business Career Passport for students maximizes career prospects

Business students at Simon Fraser University have access to a new kind of passport to help them navigate their entry into the world of work. Traditionally, post-secondary students find their way to a career centre near the end of their studies, leaving them with a flurry of last-minute self-reflection, writing and preparation prior to graduation. [...]
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June 20, 2017

#BetterTogether2017 – Reflecting and connecting around work-integrated learning

Preparing students and graduates for the world of work Preparing Canada’s post-secondary students and graduates to enter the world of work is a team effort! When it comes to work-integrated learning programs, a key member of that team is the employer, but the empowered student is at the heart of it all. Close to 400 [...]
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June 20, 2017

Tournée Prospérité.Québec

CEDEC continues to connect with Quebec business leaders in relation to its Workforce Development Strategy, including a panel discussion in Montreal in May on the topic of businesses and governments as partners in prosperity, hosted by the Quebec Employers Council and the Union des municipalités du Quebec (UMQ). The welcoming address, delivered by Martin Coiteux, [...]
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