Testimonials

I was starting a new job as Executive Chef, in a new town with very little time before we opened for the season. I needed employees and I needed them fast.

Judy and Employment North were able to facilitate my needs and not only will I be re-hiring her candidates, I look forward to working with Employment North in the future for dependable employees and service.

Mark Caswell
Executive Chef
Muskoka Bay Club
 

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WANTED 18-29 YRS OLD-Dare to be an Entrepreneur!

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STUDENTS RUN YOUR OWN BUSINESS THIS SUMMER

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How it works:  Through a program called Summer Company, you can get two things: start-up money to kick-off a new summer business advice and mentorship from local business leaders to help get the business up and running Learning how to run your own student business is one of the best summer jobs you can have. […]

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OUTREACH-MAGNETAWAN LIBRARY-TUESDAY’S

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MAGNETAWAN OUTREACH Job Search-Employment North Do you need assistance with Job Searching, Resume Prep, Second Career, Career Planning, Education upgrades? What: Magnetawan Outreach Services-Employment North Where: Magnetawan Public Library Email: debby@employmentnorth.com When: Tuesday’s 10am – 12 noon – weekly  Duties & Qualifications: Walk in’s no appointments necessary FREE SERVICES Speak with an Employment Consultant on site Get information on […]

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OUTREACH-POWASSAN-WEDNESDAY’s-SPORTSPLEX

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POWASSAN OUTREACH Job Search-Employment North Do you need assistance with your Job Search, Resume Prep, finding out about Second Career or Career Planning?  Visit Employment North  at Powassan Outreach. Powassan Outreach-EMPLOYMENT NORTH Location/Address: SportsPlex Lobby -433 Main St, Powassan, ON P0H 1Z0 When: Wednesday’s (except the 3rd Wednesday of each month) Email: debby@employmentnorth.com Hours: 9:30am -11:30am  Duties & Qualifications: Walk […]

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EMPOWER YOUR BUSINESS-Social Media Explained

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STUDENTS!Don’t wait for spring get your Summer Job now

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A wide range of posting are available for Parks, Camps, local businesses..Contact Employment North in Sundridge 104 Main Street or call 705-384-1110 or our Gravenhurst Office 2-410 Muskoka Rd. South 705-687-5360.  Get the JUMP on your summer employment, visit us now.              

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Ontario Businesses Can Apply Now for the Job Grant

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Ontario Businesses Can Apply Now for the Canada-Ontario Job Grant Small, medium and large employers across Ontario can now apply for the Canada-Ontario Job Grant to invest in skills training for new and existing employees. Just follow the link for details and your application http://www.tcu.gov.on.ca/eng/eopg/cojg  

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ROAD TO EMPLOYMENT

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Clinton Nellist and Denis Luchyshyn are youth speakers who understand how difficult it is for young adults to face employment challenges in Canada’s post recession job market.  After months of struggles they thought, “Surely, there must be a solution to this employment crisis!” They packed their bags, left their lives behind and set out across […]

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Entrepreneurs Follow Their Dream

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    THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR –  THE DRAGONS’ DEN 2014 AUDITION TOUR!   Auditions for CBC’s hit show kick off January 18, 2014 in Toronto January 9, 2014 – Time to polish up those pitches; DRAGONS’ DEN producers are hitting the road this January to find the brightest business ideas in […]

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Connecting Mentors And Aspiring Leaders

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Business Leaders  Are Making  Time To Visit With Future Leaders More than 300 leaders in business and government have already agreed to be part of a new project launched on Tuesday January 21, 2014.   Called “Ten Thousand Coffees”, it is designed to provide free access to experienced people in every field for a coffee […]

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Victim Services Looking For Volunteers

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  Victim Services is a 24/7 crisis response service that is volunteer-based. Crisis Responder Training:  Training is provided for free and offers many resources and skills.  You must be 19 years of age, able to do a minimum of four shifts per month; requires criminal check.  Providing short-term emotional support to victims of crime or […]

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Vulnerable Persons Database

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Vulnerable Persons Database   East and West Parry Sound Victim Services (EWPSVS) have established a centralized, secure, electronic “Vulnerable Persons Database” – VPD The purpose of the VPD is to provide vulnerable persons with timely and appropriate assistance when there is reason to suspect that they may be at risk. The database ensures that a […]

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Legal Aid Myths And Realities Free Event

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    There is a lot of confusion surrounding Legal Aid and how they can really help….   Thursday November 14th from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.  Join us at the South River Machar Arena for “Legal Aid: Myths & Realities”   Legal Aid Ontario will be providing information about their services and the Family […]

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Employment North Outreach Services

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ARE YOU OUT OF WORK , OUT OF SCHOOL AND LOOKING FOR A JOB? DO YOU NEED HELP WITH YOUR  JOB SEARCH, CAREER CLARIFICATION, RETRAINING?   EMPLOYMENT NORTH OUTREACH SERVICES  is at the Magnetawan Library every Tuesday morning  from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm AND is in the lobby at the Sportsplex in Powassan Wednesday […]

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211 Provides Variety of Resource Information

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   211 is a three-digit phone number, 2-1-1, and website to provide information on community, social, health and government services in Ontario. We are here to help Ontario residents find support to be resilient and resourceful, no matter what life situation is challenging them. 211 is here to help you find the right service in your […]

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Top 10 Qualities and Skills Employers are Looking For

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1. Communication Skills The ability to communicate clearly and effectively in many mediums: by email, verbally, with lists and phone messages, on the phone, and with body language. Communication also includes listening skills and the ability to follow directions and provide feedback. 2. Honesty Employers want accurate and timely information regarding their business and their […]

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Your Positive Attitude Can Win you the Job!

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“The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.”  ~ Oprah Winfrey Current employers are revealing that their main concern when hiring new employees is an individual’s attitude.  They are more likely to hire someone on their attitude than on their practical skills to do […]

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Fall into Training

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Fall is in the air. Days are getting shorter; leaves are turning, and there’s the anticipation of another school year. It’s the time of year when the future can seem full of possibilities. If you’re a parent, this time of year is all about getting the kids ready for school with supplies and wardrobes.  If […]

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Networking Secrets

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While having my coffee yesterday, at The Red Brick, I was chatting with Joe, (not his real name) who is currently looking for some students to help him paint his barn.  “Do you know anyone?” This conversation or something similar is often heard on the streets of Sundridge or any small Ontario town. If you’re […]

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Get the skills to land that JOB!

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Attend our outstanding Interview Skills Workshop and gain the skills you need to market yourself in an interview!  Shine your brightest!  Attend the next workshop~Click HERE for the Sundridge workshop schedule and HERE for the Gravenhurst Workshop schedule.  

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