Derek Friesen thought he would be following in his father’s footsteps when he became the third generation of his family to work at H.J. Heinz Co.’s tomato processing plant in his hometown of Leamington, Ontario. 1,350 more words
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Foxconn wants to expand further beyond its roots as a parts supplier, and it’s looking to hire enough people to push that effort.
The Taiwan-based company also known as Hon Hai announced this past weekend that it plans to hire 15,000 employees in its native country, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday. 88 more words
OTTAWA – Statistics Canada says average weekly earnings of non-farm payroll employees were $933 in December, up 0.9 per cent from the previous month.
The agency says weekly earnings were up 2.9 per cent on a year-over-year basis. 76 more words
Walt Disney overhauled its struggling interactive division in a sweeping reorganization that will reduce the number of video games it develops and alter its advertising strategy to focus more on the fast-changing mobile market. 93 more words