Developing Canada's future workforce: a survey of large private-sector employers

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Aon Hewitt (Firm)


To compete in an interconnected and global marketplace, Canadian companies require an increasingly strong and skilled workforce. However, a lack of comprehensive labour market data, particularly on employment trends and skill requirements, makes it difficult to identify and analyze the current state of the Canadian job market. This report, based on a survey of 90 leading Canadian employers, examines recent and future hiring trends, demographic changes, the job market for young Canadians and the skills and attributes that large Canadian firms are looking for when they recruit employees....  [+] Show more

Subjects: Research; Employment; Outcomes; Labour market; Skills and knowledge; Industry; Workforce development

Keywords: Survey; Employers; Recruitment; Trend; Skill needs; Perception; Private sector

Geographic subjects: Canada; North America

Published: [Ottawa, Ontario]: Business Council of Canada, 2016

Physical description: 18 p.

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Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 124.665

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