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  • Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Pursue Project Management Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Pursue Project Management

    The way we work has significantly changed. As we move to a project-based economy, companies are realizing everyone needs project management skills to be successful in their work. Yet, there is a widening gap between the employers’ need for project managers and the availability of skilled professionals to fill roles.

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  • Could the Great Resignation help reinvent your career? Could the Great Resignation help reinvent your career?

    The numbers are astonishing. In February 2022, the U.S. reported over 4 million employees had left their jobs every month for the previous 6 consecutive months.1 At home in Canada, according to a survey, roughly two-thirds (65%) of Canadians are seriously considering leaving their job.2 Now, the numbers show this may be a global phenomenon.

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  • It’s the Perfect Time To Add Data Analytics to Your Skill Set It’s the Perfect Time To Add Data Analytics to Your Skill Set

    With information being generated every time you shop online, use a device, visit a medical centre and more, the need for data analytics continues to rapidly increase. From 2010 to 2020 alone, the amount of data created, captured, copied, and consumed in the world increased from 1.2 trillion gigabytes to 59 trillion gigabytes, an almost 5,000% growth.

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Upcoming Events and Courses

  • All the Ways a Geriatrician Can Help! All the Ways a Geriatrician Can Help!

    Dr. Nicole Didyk is a geriatrician and an Associate Clinical Professor at the McMaster Michael G. DeGroote School of Medicine’s satellite campus in Waterloo Region, but you might know her from the YouTube series for caregivers called The Wrinkle.

    Join Dr. Didyk and Donna Thomson for a fun and informative chat about all the ways a geriatrician can help.

    Register now for June 7!

  • Intercultural Communication Intercultural Communication

    How we communicate is affected by our cultural values and the understandings we hold of others and members of groups.

    Explore how your perspectives on culture, diversity and inclusion affect your communication while examining common challenges. Learn strategies and approaches to develop your communication skills for an intercultural society.

    Take the next step on June 6, register today!

  • Retirement Community Management Retirement Community Management

    Effective Management of a retirement community involves extensive understanding in resource management including staffing, inventory, finances and more.

    Examine best practices according to policies and legislative requirements in Canada and proven strategies to effectively plan, implement and lead a retirement community.

    Class starts June 20, register today!