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October 22, 2019

Centre de transfert d’entreprise du Québec and CEDEC join forces to promote “repreneurship”

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Montreal, QC -  October 22, 2019 - It is with great enthusiasm that the Centre de transfert d’entreprise du Québec (CTEQ) announces the signing of a partnership agreement with the Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation (CEDEC). This announcement reinforces the cooperation between the two organizations to support CEDEC clients [...]
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October 16, 2019

CEDEC and SÉO Join Forces to Enhance Economic Activity in Quebec and Ontario’s Official Language Minority Communities

OTTAWA, ON - OCTOBER 16, 2019  - The Community Economic Development and Employability Corporation (CEDEC) and the Société Économique de l’Ontario (SÉO) are pleased to announce their mutual commitment to  support business clients wishing to expand interprovincial trade, and exchange resources and best practices in their respective areas of practice and expertise. CEDEC and the [...]
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October 15, 2019

Need to restore your faith in “today’s youth”? Enter Keith Whiteduck

So many kids wish for a guitar or a keyboard for Christmas as they dream of becoming a rock star. Keith Whiteduck’s world changed when at age 14 he received a $100 guitar ordered from the Sears catalogue. This gift inspired him to pursue a career as a musician. By 16, he began song writing. [...]
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August 21, 2019

A Hard Look at Soft Skills

By Kelly Boutilier Examining the return on investment A quick online search of the term “soft skills” and you will find yourself inundated with articles. These broadly understood skills have become a buzz word in recent years as the economy changes and the skills needed for workplace success evolve. While we can only guess at [...]
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August 19, 2019

Grit and Commitment Pay Off for Young Indigenous Entrepreneur

When Gavin Decontie was just 16 years old, he didn’t know that he'd become a role model in his community as a young Indigenous entrepreneur. When helping out his mother with her small unofficial cleaning business it would lead him to launch his own enterprise one day.  But it took him awhile to fully appreciate the [...]
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