Let’s Talk Tax- Finance Minister consultation

The NS Minister of Finance Honourable Diane Whalen will be in Pictou County on Thursday Jan. 22 at the Holiday Inn Express, from 6:00pm-9:00pm to discuss the recommendations in the recent tax and regulatory review document. The evening will begin with an open house style event from 6-7 where there will be a few stations set up for people to […]

Working Together to Develop Energy Efficient Buildings- news release

Working Together to Develop Energy Efficient Buildings Local Businesses and First Nation Community Collaborate on New Project News Conference video: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B9tsdVj2GfbcODNacElwY0xlSzg/edit?pli=1 January 15, 2015 – New Glasgow, NS – Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency  Pictou Landing First Nation (PLFN) has partnered with local businesses to design a building that combines modern construction techniques with state-of-the-art energy […]

NSCC Continuing Education programs

www.coned.nscc.ca Continuing Education Courses: Pictou Campus Bartending & Beverage Service Certified Fall Arrest and Protection (SAFE7080) Computer Basics for Seniors Computers for New Users I Dealing with Conflict & Difficult Behaviours Digital SLR (Single Lens Reflex) Emergency First Aid & CPR Financial Accounting I (ACTG1000) Food Handlers Course (Basics.fst) Forklift Safety Operation Fundamentals of Digital […]

NSBI Forum for International Trade Interactive Diagnostic Tool

https://hr-trade-tool.fitt.ca/Home/Info Integrative Trade Competency Diagnostic Tool International Trade is vital to the Canadian economy. Our ability to grow our trade opportunities will depend in part on developing the “right” capabilities. The Forum for International Trade Training (FITT), in conjunction with a National Task Force, has designed a unique set of competencies that describe the current […]

Pictou County Business Leadership & Successes Showcased in Progress Magazine

NEWS RELEASE     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Pictou County Business Leadership & Successes Showcased in Progress Magazine NEW GLASGOW, NS, January 7, 2015….Entrepreneurial leadership and business acumen are two strengths that Pictou County’s business sector has demonstrated for generations. That continuing story as well as new examples of innovation and exporting in the global […]