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Slow and steady wins the race: Recovery in the Canadian economy

By May 12, 2010August 6th, 2019Uncategorized

Building on the positive news we reported on our blog last week related to job growth in Canada, we encourage you (if you haven’t already) to have a look at our spring issue of Career Bulletin – our quarterly e-Newsletter, and read about Canada’s “slow but steady” economic recovery.

Some highlights include:

  • Last month the economy added nearly 18,000 jobs
  • Last quarter saw the strongest bout of growth in employment we’ve seen in 2 years
  • The number of Canadians receiving regular EI benefits decreased in every province for a total of 47,000 nation-wide
  • 40 per cent of executives in a recent study said that finding skilled professionals in today’s labour market is a challenge
  • The latest quarterly survey from Bank of Canada announced last week that, as sales increased, firms would increase their hiring and investments

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