"I have applied for 3 jobs through Employment North and obtained all 3 jobs. Though 2 were temporary P/T, the other I applied, got the interview and now I am Account Manager. I thank you a million times over - I have my dream career."
Debbie D. Gravenhurst

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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