When you’re looking for work, it can be hard to know where to turn.
We’ve put together the following tools and resources to help you get started.
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!
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 this February 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.
February Client of the Month: Ruken Usta
Ruken Usta’s success story is an inspiring example of determination and perseverance in the face of integration challenges. After moving to Montreal from Turkey with a degree in Nutritional Science, Ruken struggled to find her place and pursue her career aspirations. But when she discovered the Youth on the Rise program, everything changed. This program provided her with the support and resources she needed to succeed, and today Ruken’s life has been transformed. Her story is a powerful reminder that with determination and the right support, anything is possible.
Mental Health And The Work Place: It’s Okay to Not Be Okay
It’s time to break the stigma surrounding mental health in the workplace. Despite increasing awareness, many employees still fear discrimination and are reluctant to ask for help. But it’s okay to not be okay. In this article, we delve into the importance of mental health and the reasons why it’s important to prioritize it in the workplace. Together, let’s create a supportive and understanding environment where employees feel comfortable seeking help and taking care of their mental well-being.
English Mental Health Services & Resources
No matter where you are on your employment or entrepreneurial journey, taking care of your mental health is important. To help you find the support you need, we have compiled a comprehensive list of English-language mental health resources across the province. Whether you need help with stress, anxiety, depression, or other mental health issues, there are resources available to support you. Don’t hesitate to prioritize your mental well-being and explore these resources today.
NEW! Winter Spring 2023 Program Book
Discover the best workshops and events to grow your business and advance your career with the comprehensive Winter Spring 2023 Program Book from YES Employment + Entrepreneurship. Stay ahead of the game with all the information you need in one convenient guide.
Career Fairs: How to Prep for Success!
Career fairs are one of the very few places where hundreds of employers gather under one roof to recruit new employees. With the job-hunting season in full swing—particularly for those of you graduating this spring – these can be great events to help you evaluate your career options. But with hundreds of job seekers who will be there trying to land a job, the competition is tough. So you’ll need to take full advantage of this opportunity to get yourself noticed.
Your Soft Skills Are Power Skills: Mastering The Job Hunt in 2022
Job hunting isn’t as straightforward right now as it was pre-pandemic. But as the market reopens, competition is bound to increase. Set yourself apart professionally by harnessing your natural superpowers. The trick is to focus on your soft skills, rather than your more clear-cut technical ones.