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Take Your Workforce to the Next Level: Labour Market Professional Developme...
Wed, 29 March 2017, 12:30 PM – 4:30 PM EDT
Join us for an event that brings together a leading Labour Market Expert and a North American Employee Engagement professional to discuss current trends, best practices and emerging strategies to take your clients to the NEXT LEVEL!
You will learn to:
Work within a multi-generational workforce
Create a meaningful work environment
Stay engaged at work
And learn valuable information to share with your job seeking clients, including:
What factors influence employer hiring decisions
Which hard and soft skills are most in demand by Peel and Halton employers
Experential learning opportunities (such as co-op or intern placements)
HR practices by size of firm and industry
Tom Zizys has worked for over two decades as a consultant in the public, not-for-profit and international development fields. For the last 15 years he has specialized in employment programs and labour market analysis, particularly for economically marginalized communities. He is an Innovation Fellow of the Metcalf Foundation where his research focus has been the changing labour market and the working poor. He has taught public policy, program evaluation, international development and community economic development courses at York and Ryerson universities. Tom works regularly with numerous workforce planning boards across Ontario, including the Peel Halton Workforce Development Group.
Josh Davies is the CEO of the Center for Work Ethic Development, an institution focused on research and advancement of work ethic for individuals and organizations. Through his work as an executive, speaker, and trainer Mr. Davies has given keynotes and training workshops to a wide variety of organizations across United States and other countries. He was named by Training Magazine as one of the top 10 trainers under 40 in North America. As a published author he is frequently cited in national publications, including the New York Times. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Association of Workforce Development Professionals.
Mr. Davies recently presented at the Ottawa National Convention "CANNEXUS '17" Organized by CERIC (Canadian Education and Research Institute for Counselling) where he will be speaking to over 1000 Human Resource Professionals.
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A BY INVITATION ONLY EVENT; YOUR EXCLUSIVE OFFER IS NON-TRANSFERRABLE.
FREE PARKING AND COMPLIMENTARY HOT BREAKFAST WILL BE SERVED. WE WILL PROVIDE A PARKING VOUCHER ONCE YOUR REGISTRATION IS COMPLETE. PLEASE BRING A BUSINESS CARD TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR ONE OF SEVERAL DRAWS FOR RAFFLE PRIZES.
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