Edition: B.C.'s Skills for Jobs Blueprint eNewsletter: May 11 Update
Minimum wage increases coupled with new training supports
The British Columbia government is increasing the minimum wage in two stages to better reflect the province’s overall economic growth and ensure all workers benefit from B.C.’s success. READ MORE
Additional trades seats benefit Okanagan College students
An additional 148 trades training seats at Okanagan College will give students access to training in a variety of in-demand occupations that support a range of sectors that are important to the provincial economy. READ MORE
Labour market study sheds light on social enterprise in B.C.
B.C. social enterprises make positive social, cultural and environmental contributions to the province, but until now, there has been limited information about the sector and its labour-market challenges. READ MORE