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Marketing Job Postings to Reach Your Audience

A job posting is an advertisement. It can be someone’s first interaction with your company. Are you making a good impression or a bad...

Keeping Career Fairs Current Report

When attending career fairs, comments could be overheard regarding how they “looked the same as they were 15 years ago” and how they had...

2023 Local Labour Market Plan

The labour market has taken some major shifts over the past year. Learn what this means for the Waterloo, Wellington, and Dufferin areas! This...

Employer Resource Corner

Local employers let us know they wanted resources to support their recruiting and retention needs. It takes time and effort to find these resources...

Caring Work: What’s been happening the past six months?

In June of 2022, we released Caring Occupations: Supporting Waterloo Wellington Dufferin. This is our update to those statistics around supply and demand. The...

EmployerOne Construction Report Release

“The labour market for construction is very competitive right now and workers have the opportunity to leave if a better/more lucrative opportunity is offered...

Shortages In Health Care, Social Assistance, Education Explored In New Report

Staffing shortages are affecting the ability of health care, social assistance and educational organizations to meet client, patient and student needs. This report outlines...

New Immigration Report Release: A Window Of Opportunity

The Workforce Planning Board, in partnership with the Guelph-Wellington Local Immigration Partnership and Waterloo Region Immigration Partnership, is excited to share our latest research...

EmployerOne 2022 Report Is Out Now

The Workforce Planning Board of Waterloo Wellington Dufferin’s EmployerOne 2022 Report is out now! We thank all the partners for sharing with us their...

Workforce Planning Board- 25th Anniversary

The Workforce Planning Board of Waterloo Wellington Dufferin is happy to celebrate 25 years of service in the community! To celebrate this achievement, we...