Attracting and retaining skilled workers in a tightening labour market is a major concern for many employers. Labour market information (LMI) can help them address that concern. For businesses looking to expand or adjust to market changes, LMI is valuable to making business and location decisions.
A new video-clip, produced through RDÉE Prince Edward Island's LIENS project (whose acronym stands for Linking Economic Immigration to our Successes) encourages Island employers to consider the immigrant workforce as a source of qualified manpower.
The Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce has been offering its entrepreneurial mentorship program, PEI Connectors, to immigrant clients who speak English, Mandarin and Persian for the past couple of years. Thanks to RDÉE Prince Edward Island’s LIENS project, the program has now been extended to include French-speaking immigrants.
UPEI's Executive MBA Program is pleased to open up limited seats in their Negotiation & Conflict Management course (Business 785) which is a one-week intensive course that will take place June 24-28, 2013
The BIG RED Music Festival will include three days of concerts concluding with free family activities on Canada Day in Victoria Park, including the largest fireworks display east of Montreal!
The PEI Provincial Command of the Royal Canadian Legion's is requesting support for their "War Time Service Recognition" book.
Government of Canada is moving its Government Electronic Tendering Service from MERX to Buyandsell.gc.ca/tenders on June 1, 2013
the Canadian Chamber of Commerce and Grant Thornton LLP announced the launch of the Private Business Growth Award.
The United Way of Prince Edward Island’s Day of Caring is a way for individuals, businesses, organizations and their employees to spend a day lending their skills onsite, to the agencies and programs that help people on PEI.
The Canadian Chamber's Economist Tina Kremmidas has provided an analysis of the 2013 Economic Action Plan and its implications for Canadian business.
Island Abbey Foods Ltd., a PEI based natural health product and specialty food producer, has announced today the launch of Honibe Honey Vitamins™ - the world’s first vitamins delivered in pure dried honey. This new product line will see Honibe expand its offerings in the natural health product (NHP) category.
Fresh Media is looking for Islanders, as well as 'new-to-the-Island' Islanders to participate in a campaign.
The Advanced Management and Mentoring Program (AMMP) is a program designed to work with women business owners who are in a stage of growth. A combination of peer to peer mentoring, one-to-one mentoring and business skills development provides the participant with an opportunity to address challenges in her business and to discover opportunities for growth through innovation, export, building of strategic alliances, etc. Further information on the program can be found below.
As part of its ongoing mandate to promote and support trade & export development, Trade Team PEI kindly invites you to attend the launch of its 2012-2013 Trade Calendar on Tuesday, September 11th at the Rodd Charlottetown Hotel.
Calling all tourism operators and businesses who like to showcase or collaborate with Prince Edward Island’s artists, festivals or heritage sites:
The "Scotia Bank AIDS Walk For Life", will be held on September 23rd, 2012 at the Joe Ghiz Memorial Park.
The Atlantic Summer Institute on Healthy and Safe Communities (ASI) will be held at Holland College, August 22-24 with a spotlight on community leadership. The theme for 2012 is Inspiration to Action: Leadership for Active Communities.
The Greater Summerside Chamber of Commerce is requesting Proposals for the Business Excellence Awards.
Omniactive health technologies officially opens doors at pei biocommons facility thanks to support from federal and provincial governments
BDC is expanding its ViewPoints panel of Canadian entrepreneurs.