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Employment Prospects Monthly: June 2020

Employment Prospects Monthly: June 2020

Posted in News, COVID-19, Employment Prospects Monthly

This monthly update to the Employment Prospect Series provides an overview of new job opportunities in the Niagara region. It outlines new online job posts from dates ranging between May 31 and June 27, 2020.

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Eye on Employment: July 2020

Eye on Employment: July 2020

Posted in News, Eye on Employment, COVID-19

This edition of the Eye on Employment is once again released amid exceptional times. As such, NWPB has attempted to offer as much context as possible on the scope and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Niagara’s employment landscape.

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NWPB in the Media: Job numbers show Niagara still has long way to go to recover from pandemic shutdown

NWPB in the Media: Job numbers show Niagara still has long way to go to recover from pandemic shutdown

Posted in News, NWPB in the Community, COVID-19

“We are engaged in a marathon, not a sprint here,” said Durrant, a Niagara Workforce Planning Board project manager. “There’s a light at the end of the tunnel, but the tunnel is still very long.”

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NWPB in the Media: AM 610 CKTB interviews Adam Durrant

NWPB in the Media: AM 610 CKTB interviews Adam Durrant

Posted in News, NWPB in the Community, COVID-19

Newstalk 610 CKTB radio host Shelby Knox spoke with NWPB's Adam Durrant about employment numbers from the last couple of weeks and the impact Niagara entering phase two has had on those job numbers.

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Job Demand on the Eve of Niagara’s Stage 2 Reopening – June 30, 2020

Job Demand on the Eve of Niagara’s Stage 2 Reopening – June 30, 2020

Posted in News, COVID-19

This briefing note continues NWPB’s ongoing efforts to understand how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting local job demand.

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Employment Prospects Monthly: May 2020

Employment Prospects Monthly: May 2020

Posted in News, COVID-19, Employment Prospects Monthly

This monthly update to the Employment Prospect Series provides an overview of new job opportunities in the Niagara region. It also takes into account local context and provincial responses/policy changes made in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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NWPB in the Media: GNCC Espresso Live 14: The Economic Outlook – The National and Local Level

NWPB in the Media: GNCC Espresso Live 14: The Economic Outlook – The National and Local Level

Posted in News, NWPB in the Community, COVID-19

NWPB's Adam Durrant joins Dr. Trevin Stratton, Chief Economist and Vice President, Canadian Chamber of Commerce and host Mishka Balsom, CEO of the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce, for a live webinar on the local and national economic outlook as reopening begins.

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And The Winner Is….

And The Winner Is….

Posted in News, NWPB in the Community, Mentorship Spotlight

NWPB is pleased to announce the winner of the Stantec Bursary Grant.

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Eye on Employment: June 2020

Eye on Employment: June 2020

Posted in News, Eye on Employment, COVID-19

This edition of the Eye on Employment once again occurs alongside singular times. NWPB has attempted to offer as much context as possible on the scope and impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Niagara.

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NWPB in the Media: Latest job-loss report shows impact on Niagara youths

NWPB in the Media: Latest job-loss report shows impact on Niagara youths

Posted in News, NWPB in the Community, COVID-19

The latest national labour force survey gave Canada a small reason to celebrate, but Niagara wasn’t invited to the party.

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