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Manitoba Start at Conference Board of Canada Canadian Immigration Summit 2017

We are pleased to announce that Manitoba Start ED Judith Hayes will be a speaker at the Conference Board of Canada Canadian Immigration Summit 2017: Innovating at 150 and Beyond (May 9-10, 2017, Ottawa). Judith will present on best practices that support skilled immigrants in navigating the challenge of “Canadian Experience Required”… Read More >

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3rd Annual Manitoba Start Employer Awards 2017 Luncheon

Join us in recognizing Manitoba businesses that access world-class talent and staffing resources at Manitoba Start to strategically build a culture of diversity and inclusion within their organizations! For more information, nomination and registration click here.

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Manitoba Start selected to present at DevLearn’s Demofest!

This year, Manitoba Start was thrilled to be selected to showcase our New Employee Orientation Program at DevLearn – the largest conference geared for training and learning professionals in North America. Our interactive 30-minute elearning program was developed in-house and provides new employees the opportunity to learn about our business and our… Read More >

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Manitoba Start Receives 2016 Career Development Award of Excellence

Manitoba Start was honoured to accept Career Trek’s 2016 Career Development Award of Excellence. This award recognizes Manitoba Start’s innovation in advancing career and program development in support of our vision: A stronger Manitoba workforce built on cultural diversity and global talent. Manitoba Start uses a client-centred approach in offering newcomers career… Read More >

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Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month

November is Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month. Throughout Career and Workforce Development Month 2016 Manitoba Start will host several industry-specific events to provide newcomers with an opportunity to better understand Manitoba industries and the related competencies and career pathways. Click here to see upcoming events.

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Manitoba Start Annual General Meeting 2015/16

Highlights from 2015/16: Since October, 2010, Manitoba Start has served 30,174 unique newcomer clients. Manitoba Start served 6,866 first-time and returning newcomer clients. 4,142 newcomers registered for Career Services. 3,282 newcomers gained employment with support from Career Services and Job Matching teams. 5,643 coaching sessions to support newcomers in career planning and… Read More >

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Manitoba Start Employer Awards 2016 Recipients

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Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month 2015

To recognize Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month 2015, Manitoba Start partnered with 80 businesses, regulatory bodies and other organizations–including successful Manitoba Start alumni–to hold a series of events that provided newcomers with industry-specific information and networking opportunities. From October 28 to December 3, 2015, over 350 newcomers benefitted from firsthand insights on industry trends, career… Read More >

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Workplace Cultural Competence Workshop Series – January-March 2016

Manitoba Start is pleased to once again partner with the University of Manitoba, Extended Education, to deliver the Workplace Cultural Competence Workshop Series in Winter 2016.

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See Gentil Mis Live in Winnipeg – August 29, 2015

World rhythm artist and multi-instrumentalist Gentil Mis is taking his music on the road! Gentil is bringing his Breakthrough Tour to Winnipeg on August 29, 2015. Tickets are available at Manitoba Start. Originally from the Democratic Republic of Congo, Gentil has made Winnipeg his home for the last five years. Gentil is… Read More >

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