NEW! Side Hustles and the Gig Economy: How to Make it Work

Are you an out-of-work entrepreneur, artist or just tired of jumping from one contract job to the next? In an ever-changing post-pandemic job market, it may be time to bring some balance to your professional narrative. This workshop will help you explore everything required to pivot out of the gig economy, or land the right-side […]


Jump Start Your Art + Financing Options

Are you an artist seeking to make a living from your creativity and talent, but don’t know how? Whether you’re just starting out or trying to expand an existing venture, we’ll outline the services and resources available to artists at YES and from other arts organizations in the community, and touches upon key things to […]


NEW! Current Trends and Future Industries

In industries from healthcare to education to finance to manufacturing and even non-profit, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced companies to use technology to re-imagine nearly every facet of their operations. We were suddenly thrust into remote offices, working in teams across borders and in different cities, seeing each other through a camera lens instead of […]


Registering Your Business

What are the benefits of registering your business? What is required to register in Quebec? Find out all the specifics of what it takes to register a business in Quebec in this free workshop. A Legal Information Officer will show you step by step how to register your business with the Quebec government, providing a […]


Jump Start Your Job Search Express

Wondering what to expect when it comes to your job search during COVID-19? Looking for a job during these particularly challenging times is uniquely different, but what is certain is that we’re here to support you. Find out how to connect with us online and how to get access to free career counseling and career […]


Jump Start Your Business

If you are going to take the leap and start your own business, there are several things you need to consider ahead of time. As an entrepreneur, you do not want to miss this orientation session which will walk you through the steps you need to take and the different types of financing options that […]


Tapping Into the Hidden Job Market

The majority of jobs are found in the hidden job market. In other words, not through any advertisements or job boards. The best way to access the hidden job market is through networking and building professional connections. This is your guide to knowing where to look, who to turn to, and how to gain the […]


NEW! Power Skills: Understanding What Employers Want

Power Skills are abilities that tend to be less tangible and are often related to personality traits that determine the way we act and interact with others. Once referred to as “soft skills,” these abilities are high-value currency in today’s workplace, and in fact, there is nothing “soft” or easy about them. The labour market […]

Pricing Your Goods and Services

Are you charging enough for your product or service? Do you have questions about fixed costs, variable costs, markups, and margins? Learn how to price your product or service, how to calculate your profit margins, and define a strategy for channel pricing. In this eye-opening workshop, you will find out how retailers set their profit […]


NEW! Interview Theory and Prep

If the thought of a job interview stresses you out and you think your interview skills could use some polishing - you’re not alone! Whether it’s been a while since you’ve had an interview or you just need a refresher on how to prepare for one, consider this your total interview preparation guide! Discover how […]

NEW! How YOU can GET HIRED with DIALECTICA – Information Session

Are you looking for a permanent and high-powered job?  Are you looking for a team, and an opportunity to learn and grow in your career? Dialectica, one of Europe’s fastest-growing companies according to the Financial Times, is hiring for exciting entry-level positions in the Client Service Team at its Americas hub in Montreal. By helping […]


NEW! Interview Practice: Online and In-Person Success

As you have probably heard, practice does make perfect! This is especially true of the interview process. Taking the time to practice your interview etiquette, to hear yourself answer challenging questions and play out different interview scenarios will help you build the confidence you need to walk into any interview environment with poise and assuredness. […]