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Skilled trades career offers second chance

Lenard Monkman believes the skilled trades gave him a second chance in life after the challenges he faced through much of his childhood. “I was raised in the North End and grew up on welfare,” he says. 523 more words

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Reading Marx: On the 'Reduction' of 'Skilled Labour' to 'Unskilled Labour'


Just to clarify what this post is about: Brendan M. Cooney, who is the author of the most excellent blog Kapitalism101, has unwittingly motivated me to dive into Marx’s ‘Capital, Volume One’ and there to swim as best as I can.  1,454 more words

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Industry, Government participation needed to address talent crunch, Rajesh Pratap Rudy

Urging industry leaders to work closely with the Government in order to fill the gap of skilled workforce in India, alive Pratap Rudy, Union Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (Independent Charge) said yesterday that realising Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision to make 500 million people industry ready in the country required a broader alliance as independent effort from the government was not enough. 529 more words

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Canada sees ‘significant rise’ in inequality – and it’s getting worse

Two principal forces have saved Canada’s middle- and working classes from the economic ravages seen in the United States in recent years, a new report suggests – our natural resources (like oil) and our… 511 more words


Latest job statistics show Alberta running at full steam

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Latest job statistics show Alberta running at full steam

Labour numbers released by Statistics Canada today reveal Alberta’s unemployment dropped a full half percent in September, a very large drop for just one month. 263 more words


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Arborists do more than hug trees at Winnipeg Folk Festival

If you ask any Folk Fest volunteers what drives them to contribute to the festival, most of the answers will rotate between the complimentary festival passes and the free food served by La Cuisine, which is delicious. 656 more words

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