5 Minutes for Business Where the Rubber Hits the Road: Tough Decisions Ahead November 17, 2015 Canada’s new government is off to a great start! The Canadian people and the media are cheered by pictures of the most inclusive Cabinet ever. The return of the long-form census was the fastest public policy reversal in Canadian […]
Pictou County 2020 is celebrating its first anniversary. In October 2014, more than 220 people came together for the first Pictou County 2020 event: “Ideas”. The first community conversation was held in response to the One NS Now or Never Report (also known as the Ivany Report), which encouraged Nova Scotians to take control of […]
Graduate to Opportunity The Graduate to Opportunity program (GTO) provides salary contributions to employers to offset the cost of hiring a recent graduate and assist post-secondary graduates find career opportunities in Nova Scotia. Eligibility Please note, if you intend on hiring an Apprentice you will need to apply for the Apprenticeship START program. Apprentices are […]
Pictou Business Connects Speaker Series: Building a Skilled Workforce and Preparing for Business Growth “Opportunities. Engagement. Growth.” Department of Labour and Advanced Education and Nova Scotia Community College Presents A Speaker Series that connects you with the right programs and services to stay ahead of the curve. A candid discussion to provide in-time information on current […]
Over the past few weeks, the ONE Nova Scotia Coalition has been sharing elements of its Collaborative Action Plan to transform our province over the next 10 years. Our plan focuses on seven areas that we believe offer the best opportunities for short-term growth and longer-term benefits for our province and its people. Today, we […]
Come join the Chamber and Heritage Gas as we host a Holiday Social/ Mixer on Thursday December 19th from 5:30pm-7:30pm at the Glasgow Square Green Room. Feel free to bring a friend!
5 Minutes for Business The Red Wave: What it Means for Canadian Business November 3, 2015 Hendrik Brakel Senior Director, Economic, Financial & Tax Policy Canadians have spoken decisively and given the Liberals a majority that no one thought possible. (Why do we even read polls anymore? Maybe we’d be better off scanning the stars.) […]
Over the past few weeks, the ONE Nova Scotia Coalition has been sharing elements of its Collaborative Action Plan to transform our province over the next 10 years. Today’s focus is: Going Global Nova Scotia must compete on a global level. This means not only supporting our local economy, but increasing exports from our province […]