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How to negotiate your salary after you have received a job offer
 
Negotiating your salary is an important part of the job application process. It is important to negotiate your salary because it can have a significant impact on your...
Workshop pre-registration closing: Growing your Employment Services
 
Pre-registration deadline: Tuesday, November 1st, 2022 ​​Pre-register to lock in your early bird pricing of $49/person (Regular price: $119/person). Email us...
Common misconceptions about meaningful work debunked
 
Work is a word that we hear and use often. It’s the thing that we do to pay our bills, to feel productive and useful, or even just as a way of spending time. But what does it...
Should unpaid caregivers list this experience as work on their resumes?
 
​Add your voice to the 2022 Employment Services Study: 2022 Nonprofit Study -...
Data on 'Thank You' notes after a job interview?
 
Add your voice to the 2022 Employment Services Study: Start - https://app.getzensight.com/form/S_wSzSPnasH9Wc_FT15X0J1BuEcPl5gINeOPLw8bYJI=
2022 Nonprofit Employment Services Study
 
2022 Nonprofit Employment Services Study - https://app.getzensight.com/form/S_wSzSPnasH9Wc_FT15X0J1BuEcPl5gINeOPLw8bYJI= MyMatchWork.com is...
You are Invited! Creating Culturally Inclusive Workplaces Webinar
 
For over 40 years, EMCN has been supporting employers and immigrants in navigating the impacts of culturally differences at work in order to maximize the potential of...
What drives us to look for work?
 
Based on the most recent data from MyMatchWork.com, about 60% of people looking for work are within the first ten years of their careers: ​ This won't come as a...
Work experience of job seekers
 
Based on the most recent data from MyMatchWork.com, about 60% of people looking for work are within the first ten years of their careers: ​ This won't come as a...
What makes for a great job?
 
Job seekers face many challenges in finding and keeping work which matters to them. Now, we have data to show what matters to marginalized job seekers based on data...
Employment Case Study: Enhancing the employability of older workers & caregivers
 
The University of Alberta is sharing years of study findings with Caregivers Alberta and MyMatchWork, an Edmonton tech startup, to help carers find meaningful...
Panel Discussion: Enhancing the Employability of Older Workers
 
Watch - https://mymatchwork.com/blog/panel-discussion-enhancing-the-employability-of-older-workers/ Growing the economy post-pandemic requires us...
How Edmonton nonprofits help job seekers find meaningful work in less time
 
How Job Matches for nonprofit employment services, works on MyMatchWork.com Job seeker completes their Work Profile (3 minutes) 2. Job seeker gets their Work...
Edmonton Multi-Industry Job Fair: Wed, May 11th 10AM to 2PM
 
EMCN is hosting a multi-industry job fair at our Central office on Wednesday, May 11th. If you are a job seeker, drop in between 10AM and 2PM at 10170 - 112 Street to meet...
Why does EMCN do this to place job seekers?
 
EMCN works with nearly 1,200 newcomers to Edmonton each year. Their Job Ready Program has a team of employment coaches and job developers who work with job seekers to...
Webinar: "SOMETHING'S GOTTA GIVE!" JUGGLING CARE WORK AND PAID WORK IN MID-LIFE
 
Watch - https://corealberta.ca/resources/recording-somethings-gotta-give-juggling-care-work-and-paid-work-mid-life-event The CORE Caregivers...
Virtual Conference: Balancing Work and Care – Strategies for Meaningful Employment
 
Attend - https://vanierinstitute.ca/event-balancing-work-and-care-strategies-for-meaningful-employment/ April 5 is National Caregiver Day, when we...
The Top 3 things job seekers in Alberta need
 
Job seekers on the MyMatchWork.com platform have shared the top 3 things they need to make a job feel great for them: 1. A positive workplace culture 2. Career growth...
Quit or get fired — Survey finds 1 in 20 family caregivers overwhelmed by competing demands
 
Missed work, quit or fired: One study of adults caring for frail adults found one in 20 people who identify as caregivers for their loved ones quit or were fired from...
Podcast: Scaling up your employment program
 
Matthew Taylor of Communities United with a story about how they scaled up their program Market Ready. This episode from ABSI (Alberta Social Innovation), features...
Edmonton employers hiring this week
 
Over 240 new jobs have been posted this week for Edmonton. Employers hiring include: Seven M Construction LTD Kore Logistics Martin Motor Sports Mikado...
These Calgary employers are hiring - January 14, 2022
 
Friday, 14th January 2022 The following Calgary employers are currently hiring: 1. TC Energy 2. Desjardins 3. Bow Valley College 4. Allstate Canada 5....
MyMatchWork: These Glen Ellyn employers are hiring
 
​Friday, 14th January 2022 ​​The following Glen Ellyn employers are currently hiring: IHOP Capriotti Sandwich Shop Dollar Tree H& R Block Cabinet...
Friday: These Edmonton employers are hiring
 
Friday, 14th January 2022 ​The following Edmonton employers are currently hiring: TITAN Construction The Good Samaritan Society BDC - Indigenous...
These Edmonton employers are hiring
 
Wednesday, 12th January 2022 The following Edmonton employers are currently hiring: Chephren Building Solutions Kaybee Foods Canada Inc. Joban Trucking...
Happy Holidays from MyMatchWork + what's new
 
As 2021 is quickly coming to an end, I wanted to take a moment to extend a heartfelt thank you for your support. We owe MyMatchWork's tremendous growth over the last year...
MyMatchWork Update: Job matching update
 
We have released a new update to MyMatchWork's job matching algorithm. Job seekers will see slight improvements to their job matches based on their individual Work...
Jobs update for Edmonton: Tuesday, November 9, 2021
 
Today's update is sponsored by Communities United Edmonton. Updates 1. New jobs added 2. Edmonton Workforce Data, November 9,2021 1. New Jobs added 269 new...
Working caregivers to be helped by new partnership
 
News arouce: Alberta Prime Times By: Rick Lauber Full article: ...
Five for Friday: Employment Services - November 5, 2021
 
One big indicator has the potential to shift employment and unemployment trends over the next few months and into 2022: inflation Here are your five for Friday...
2021 Employment & Human Services Study
 
MyMatchWork.com is working with Human Services agencies to better understand what factors influence marginalized populations in finding meaningful...
RAPP: Taking Research to Impact Through Collaboration with MyMatchWork
 
The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of caregiving to families, communities and society, and the many ways in which providing care to people with...
Five for Friday: Employment Services - October 29, 2021
 
It is the last Friday of October amd only 2 months left in 2021! Here are your five for Friday takeaways: Governance: Union calls for forensic audit of employment...
Five for Friday: October 22, 2021
 
Welcome to Friday! And hopefully this has been a great week for you. Here are your Five for Friday must knows and updates: There has been a growing wave of...
New job matches for Edmonton! Thursday, October 21, 2021
 
184 new jobs have been added for Edmonton and the surrounding regions today. Job Seekers can complete their free Work Profile at: ...
New job matches for Edmonton!
 
New job matches added for Edmonton: Tuesday, October 19, 2021 ​74 new jobs have been added for Edmonton and the surrounding regions today. Job Seekers can complete...
Say Hello to the new MyMatchWork for nonprofits!
 
October brings in exciting new updates and tools for nonprofit employment organizations offering employment services! Don't have time to read through the...
News: Communities United Edmonton begins offering job matches for all job seekers
 
Communities United is making it easier for all job seeking Edmontonians, and the nonprofits supporting them, to get meaningful job matches, using...
Alberta: EI numbers remain high
 
The number of Albertans on EI in July 2021 was 244% (131,300) higher than in February 2020. An increase in the number of unemployed Albertans during the pandemic...
Global News Video Story: Unpaid caregivers & meaningful work
 
Global News covered MyMatchWork's ongoing work with the University of Alberta, University of Waterloo and Caregivers Alberta to better understand the needs of...
The 8 common misconceptions about meaningful work
 
Work is something we all do to earn a living or to help other people. It's a way to feel productive and useful. It's also a way to spend time. And there are many common...
The 100-Year-Old To-Do List Productivity Hack
 
The “Ivy Lee Method” is stupidly simple, and that’s partly why it’s so effective. Here are the 5 simple steps: At the end of each workday, write down the six most...
Chicago's Performance Metrics: Family & Support Services , Workforce Services Monthly Utilization 2011 - 2016
 
This chart tracks workforce employment services including basic services, skills training and job placement per month. Blue bars show the number of new clients...
Resource: Demistifying strategic planning
 
Strategic planning can often feel like a cumbersome and sometimes pointless exercise. Let's help demystify this for you and guide you to a successful strategy...