Program Developer and Facilitator Gains Attention of ‘Jamie’s Food Revolution’

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Oliver Wolfe (left) and Jenny Spring are excited for the Spring Farm's growth this season. (Photo: Emily Blackman)

St. Lawrence College’s program developer and facilitator has been noticed in a big way. Jamie Olivers internationally renowned ‘Jamie’s Food Revolution’ website has highlighted our very own Jenny Spring and her initiative, The Spring Farm. This program has gained notoriety for connecting students, inmates and communities through locally grown organic food. This 10-acre farm located […]

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Are you between 15 and 30? Join our Kickstart Your Career Program!

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The Kickstart Your Career Program will provide youth (between the ages of 15 and 30 inclusive) with full-time career-related work experience by providing funding to employers and organizations who hire and help these youth transition into the labor force and gain valuable employment skills. Participants will benefit from up to 26 weeks of subsidized job […]

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Kingston Kickstart Your Career

Kickstart Your Career!

St. Lawrence College is excited to present our new program called Kingston Kickstart Your Career. This program is designed to assist youth obtain career-related work experience by providing a financial incentive to employers and organizations who hire and help youth transition into the labour force and gain skills. The program participant will be 30 years […]

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St. Lawrence College in Partnership with Kagita Mikam…

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SLC in Partnership with Kagita Mikam

Presents the Aboriginal Pathways to Employment (Ottawa) 2016 Program to help prepare you for employment. This 18-week program will provide you with the skills employers are looking for. The first three weeks will provide employability skills training, resume preparation, and certification in WHMIS, First Aid/CPR/AED and Safety Training, followed by a 15-week work experience. Earn […]

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Program Developer and Facilitator Expands the Spring Farm

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St. Lawrence College’s program developer and facilitator practices what she teaches. Jenny Spring developed an innovative college-level organic gardening course that is targeted towards inmates at Beaver Creek. “It’s a three week class and they get a college credit for it,” says Spring. “They are really into it. They are starting tomato plants indoors that they’ll […]

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Apitisawin: Customer Support Service Worker

Apitisawin Customer Support Service Worker for Website Post

Apitisawin: Customer Support Service Worker (PDF) St. Lawrence College is presenting the Customer Support Service Worker Program to help prepare you for employment such as a retail associate, call centre, or food service worker. This eight-week program will provide you with the skills employers are looking for! You will graduate with well-rounded knowledge, employablility skills, […]

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Why Leadership is Important to Every Employee

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December Performance Tip

“The culture of any organization is shaped by the worst behavior the leaders are willing to tolerate.” Why Leadership is Important to Every Employee from St. Lawrence Corporate Learning and Performance Improvement

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Company Sickness Syndrome

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November Performance Tip

“A company’s fear of failure breeds the same fear among its employees creating a ‘company sickness’ and culture of anxiety,’ says Dr. Sinclaire.  “Ironically this backfires and impacts the bottom line.’ Company Sickness Syndrome from St. Lawrence Corporate Learning and Performance Improvement

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What Are The Benefits Of Accepting A St. Lawrence College Placement Student?

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About Placement Students

Taking someone as a placement student is the most effective way to evaluate their potential as a full-time employee.  Read about more benefits in our About Placements Flyer (PDF) 1.  FIND FUTURE EMPLOYEES We have over 7,000 students all looking to make a difference! Employers can leverage taking placement students as a year round recruiting tool. Placements […]

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Cornwall Manufacturing Operator Program Begins September 28th, 2015

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Cornwall Manufacturing Operator Program

Cornwall Manufacturing Operator Program (PDF) This eight week Manufacturing Operator Program has been created in response to employer needs in the industry sector. The program will incorporate curriculum and scheduling as industry representatives have advised. Students successfully completing this training will benefit from local employer recognition of the program and will in some cases be […]

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