The Canada Summer Jobs program is now open until January 25, 2022. This wage subsidy provides 50–100% of minimum wage for youth hires during the summer months.
The Fall 2021 Ontario Economic Outlook & Fiscal Review provides an overview of where the provincial government plans to spend their investment money to grow its workforce and economy.
The Natural Products Canada: Access to Talent Program provides up to $75,000 in grant funding towards hiring an experienced project manager for natural products or technology projects.
The Skills Development Fund offers funding support for building employee skills and creating more Ontario apprenticeships. Second round of funding is open until March 31, 2022.
We look at the possible outcomes of the 2021 snap election to see what could happen to government funding programs for Canadian businesses.
The Agricultural Clean Technology (ACT) Program has opened two funding streams, the Adoption Stream and the Research and Innovation Stream.
The University of Waterloo takes a look at how young talent is helping small businesses adapt to the challenges of COVID-19 and why your business should consider hiring a co-op student or recent grad.
Can industry-led research and development help Canada transition to a knowledge-based economy? The Government of Canada thinks so, and has been calling on businesses across the country to become more innovative by all means possible. Since the Liberal government took power in Canada, there has been a stark contrast in the way economic development has…
Recently, “innovation” has become one of the most popular buzzwords in Canadian business, politics, and the economy. While there are many definitions of innovation, it can simply be stated that innovation entails revolutions to make the subject matter faster, more efficiently, or simply better than previous version, sometimes creating a completely new product/technology category altogether….
Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is a government funded agency that supports the development of Ontario’s economy by creating jobs and enabling breakthrough research. Through its R&D Project Hiring Grants program, OCE supports a vibrant, sustainable research and innovation advantage for businesses in Ontario. Through the program, businesses can hire an academic researcher for up…