Mangers Can Foster Productivity Through Considered Engagement

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The workplace is less happy than ever. New evidence from Gallup suggests that employee engagement is at an historic low. How should we respond to this challenge? We know managers are a crucial element regarding employee wellness and employee engagement – in fact managers account for at least 70% of the variance in employee engagement- […]

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Facilitator Spotlight: Gary Spencer

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As the Principal Consultant with GT Spencer & Associates and part-time teacher with St. Lawrence College, Gary brings 35 years of safety experience in various fields including construction, heavy steel manufacturing, food services, and logistics & distribution. He currently provides training in several areas, including WHIMS, Confined Space Awareness, Scaffolding and Ladders, Occupational Health and […]

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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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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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Supply Chain & Logistics Techniques Certificate Program Announced

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Supply Chain and Logistics Techniques

Join the fastest growing sector of Eastern Ontario’s economy. Companies in the supply chain sector are investing in Cornwall, Brockville, and Kingston and need qualified individuals to help them grow. Learn the skills you need to succeed in this exciting field. This program is designed to introduce students to all aspects of the supply chain […]

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Canada-Ontario Job Grant

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Canada-Ontario Job Grant

Canada-Ontario Job Grant provides an opportunity for employers to invest in their workforce, with help from the government. The Job Grant will provide direct financial support to individual employers who wish to purchase training for their employees. It will be available to small, medium and large businesses with a plan to deliver short-term training to […]

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Better Business Writing – September 24, 2014

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Better Business Writing

Add polish and power to everything you write. This practical, business writing course will take your writing skills to an advanced level. You will learn how to organize your thoughts effectively and to produce effective documents that create reader buy-in. Acquire techniques to reduce your writing time.  Register now! For the latest professional development opportunities […]

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Better Business Writing – May 29, 2014

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Better Business Writing

Add polish and power to everything you write. This practical, business writing course will take your writing skills to an advanced level.  You will learn how to organize your thoughts effectively and to produce effective documents that create reader buy-in. Acquire techniques to reduce your writing time.  Register now!

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Training for Health Care Professionals

Brain, Body and You (CLPI)

The Brain, Body and You – Join Us for FREE Stroke Care Workshops at Loyalist College, Belleville! For front-line health care providers (eg. PSW, RPN, RN, Rehab Assistants and Restorative Care Aides) caring for stroke survivors and other related patient populations in the following care settings: long term, community, acute, complex continuing care and other related […]

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Performance Tip (March)

March Performance Tip

What high performers expect from their next organization In searching for the best available candidates, employers need to recognize what the top – potential candidates are expecting: From the organization: Working for a winning organization is of the critical factor in the decision process. Superior job seekers are thinking about the firm’s platform, track record, […]

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