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Immigration as a Source of New Employees

The Saskatchewan labour market has fundamentally changed in the last five years. Employers accustomed to filling vacancies from a large pool of qualified and experienced candidates now find themselves unable to find qualified candidates for their vacancies. Addressing this situation has caused employers to change their practices leading to the hiring of older workers, increased… Read more

 

Economic Growth and Demographics in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan is experiencing a new-found prominence as an economic force in Canada and the world. As Warren Lovely, Senior Economist with CIBC states: Saskatchewan has what the fastest-growing part of the world wants and that is valuable resources (Leader Post, 2010). Saskatchewan’s economic strength has been reflected in the growth of its job market and… Read more