WIL

recruiting skilled talent

november 2020 edition

This infographic is the first of a new mini-series focusing on the impacts of COVID-19 on businesses across Canada. This infographic analyzes recruitment challenges faced by businesses in both 2019 through a Skills...

Financial and Labour Market Impacts

November 2020 Edition

This infographic is the first of a new mini-series focusing on the impact of COVID-19 on post-secondary students within the WIL ecosystem. This infographic analyzes the financial and labour market impacts, as...

navigateur

The Research Facilities Navigator is a directory of publicly funded research facilities that are opening their doors to collaborations with industry, post-secondary institutions and government.

Click here to visit the Navigator.

Launched in 2013 by...

Students, startups, big companies and not-for-profit organizations agree: Work-integrated learning programs like co-ops and internships make sense for both students and employers.

It’s time for a fresh approach. The Business + Higher Education Roundtable brings together the leaders of some of our country’s top companies, colleges and universities to invest in Canadian talent and strengthen Canada’s research...

Major changes in the way the world works ─ such as automation and artificial intelligence ─ are sparking anxiety about jobs and the future of employment. Learn how business and post-secondary  leaders are working together...

ASPIRE has been developed by Toronto Finance International in partnership with employers, postsecondary institutions and the government to support the Financial Services (FS) sector to increase the number and quality of work-integrated-learning (WIL) opportunities available...

Introducing RBC Future Launch: A 10-year, $500 million commitment from RBC to help prepare youth for the future of work. 

https://www.rbc.com/dms/enterprise/futurelaunch/

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New technologies, demographic shifts and global volatility are just a few of the forces affecting workplaces around the globe. 

Canadian employers are responding to the rapid pace of change by looking for ways to build...

Excerpt from a speech to the the Universities Canada Governing Council Chamber meeting: An agile future through work-integrated learning

“I’d like to speak to you today, as one CEO to others. Speak to you as...