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NEW! Call for Submissions | Apply Now for What The Pop! Art Pop-Up Exhibition
Are you an emerging artist based in Quebec looking to showcase your work and learn how to monetize your art? You are invited to submit an application to YES’s What the Pop 2023 series.
It’s May – a time of renewal, growth, and exciting possibilities! This month, we’re particularly excited to celebrate Women Entrepreneurs with a series of events and resources tailored to support your growth and success. Take advantage of our ELLEvate Women Entrepreneurs Pre-Accelerator Program or attend our workshop series on “The Importance of People in the Success of Your Business.”
May Client of the Month: Keera Sama
Meet our May Client of the Month, Keera Sama! From her roots as a clothing designer and entrepreneur to her specialization in graphic design, Keera has always been known for her strong creativity, dedication, and analytical skills. Despite her impressive skillset, and sending out countless applications, she struggled to find meaningful work in her chosen field. She came to the WERQ (Women Employment Readiness Quebec) program after over four years away from the workforce, hoping to develop her communication and interview skills and improve her CV. Not only did she succeed in all of the above but she completed the program having regained her confidence and landed three job offers from sought-after employers!
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French For The Workforce
Looking to boost your professional French skills? Join French for the Workforce, our comprehensive program designed to help you excel in workplace conversations, job interviews, and meetings. Whether you’re looking for a job or want to increase your career prospects, our courses will provide you with the skills and confidence you need to succeed.
Welcome to the April Edition of our newsletter! Get ready to spring into action with a lineup of exciting opportunities to help you achieve your career and entrepreneurial pursuits. From our Youth on the Rise PAID Work Experience Program for job seekers to initiatives to support entrepreneurs and artists, there’s something for everyone. Ready to explore all the exciting opportunities? Let’s go!
April Client of the Month: Paul Mackey
Paul Mackey, an environmental transportation management consultant and Principal of Safestreet (Ruesecure), has made it his mission to prioritize the needs of all stakeholders when designing safe streets. With a comprehensive approach that integrates state-of-the-art technical expertise and citizen participation, Paul’s interdisciplinary team of civil engineers, urban planners, and safety analysis specialists has worked on 152 street redesign projects in 72 municipalities, resulting in significant improvements in road safety. Discover Paul’s journey as an entrepreneur and how YES’s business consulting services have helped him achieve his goals.
Welcome to the March Edition of our newsletter! We’re excited to bring you a packed schedule of new workshops, events, and opportunities to help you reach your goals. Whether you’re a job seeker, an artist, an entrepreneur, or looking to improve your French skills, we have something for everyone. Let’s dive in!
Demystifying Business Regulations in Quebec: Your Guide to Starting a Successful Business
Starting a business can be an exciting adventure, but it can also be a daunting task. As a new business owner, you might have a lot of questions and concerns about what steps to take and what permits and licenses you need to acquire. If you’re planning to start a business in Quebec, it’s important to be familiar with the various rules and regulations that apply. In this article, we’ll give you a general overview of what you need to know to get started.