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French For The Workforce

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.

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Stay informed and stay ahead of the curve with the YES Employment + Entrepreneurship newsletter. Don’t miss out on valuable tips, resources, and opportunities that could transform your career or business. Subscribe now and take your professional journey to the next level!

March Client of the Month: Sarah Aziz

March Client of the Month: Sarah Aziz

Meet Sarah Aziz, our March Client of the Month! Despite facing hurdles such as lacking qualifications and navigating a new city, Sarah’s determination remained unwavering in her job search. Her aspirations to work in the healthcare field fueled her job search, alongside her goal of finding stability while balancing her personal and professional life. Seeking opportunities to improve her skills and expand her knowledge, Sarah actively sought learning opportunities to enhance her employability and pave the way for her career growth. With these objectives in mind, Sarah began actively seeking employment in July 2023, marking the start of her transformative journey.

February Newsletter

February Newsletter

Let’s LEAP into February with another full digest of our workshops, events, and opportunities, all meticulously crafted to help you get closer to your goals! Whether you’re navigating the competitive job market, channeling your artistic passion, steering your entrepreneurial venture, or refining your French – our offerings are tailored to elevate every facet of your journey. Let’s leap into what February has in store!

Kickstart Your Entrepreneurial Journey! Sign Up For Our Business Bootcamps

Kickstart Your Entrepreneurial Journey! Sign Up For Our Business Bootcamps

This dynamic, free* 4-part series will supercharge your entrepreneurial dreams! Led by experienced business coaches, you’ll receive guidance in refining your business concept and validating your business idea. At the core of our program is the Business Model Canvas: a visual tool that will help build the foundation of your business. You’ll learn how to outline key opportunities, identify activities and strategies, and understand initial financial projections for your business.  

December / January Newsletter

December / January Newsletter

As we temporarily close our doors from December 25th through January 5th for a rejuvenating break – a time to recharge, reflect, and prepare for the exciting opportunities the new year holds – we extend a special invitation to you. Get a head start on your 2024 success story by delving into our latest Winter/ Spring 2024 Program Book, brimming with brand-new workshops. Inside, you’ll discover essential workshops tailored to equip you with the know-how needed to not just navigate but truly thrive in today’s job market and entrepreneurial scene. Join us in celebrating our Client of the Month Rayana Kolombo, and meet Daniel O’Connor and Bradley Heaven, the winners of this year’s Iris Unger Recognition Award!

Meet Daniel O’Connor and Bradley Heaven: the Winners of This Year’s Iris Unger Recognition Award!

Meet Daniel O’Connor and Bradley Heaven: the Winners of This Year’s Iris Unger Recognition Award!

Brad and Dan first came to YES Employment + Entrepreneurship early in their entrepreneurial journey, when they had built a website but needed help figuring out the next steps in building their business. “YES gave us confidence. They gave us the vision to see that it was possible to turn this into a business,” details Daniel.  Read more to find out more about Brad and Dan’s inspiring journey with YES and how they came to be the recipient of the Iris Unger Recognition Award.