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Disability Management – Back to Basics Seminar, Hosted by Cowan Insurance Group

Disability claims costs have soared in recent years. The rising rate of mental illness related to depression, stress and anxiety is now one of the leading causes of absenteeism. In the future, Canada’s aging workforce will pose even more challenges for employers. On May 18, 2011, Cowan Insurance Group will be hosting a Disability Management [...]

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Tuition-Free Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs – General Machinist and Commercial Vehicle & Eqpmt Tech

Tuition-Free Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs – General Machinist and Commercial Vehicle & Equipment Technician! Conestoga College is accepting applications for two new Pre-Apprenticeship Training Programs which will give participants insight and experience with regard to a skilled trades career and a head start on achieving apprenticeship certification. These tuition-free programs are funded by the Government of [...]

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Local News: Big boost for college curriculum.

A $3.7-million investment from Lockheed Martin, one of the world’s largest engineering companies, will help Conestoga College augment its existing curriculum. Mike McClements, Conestoga College’s executive dean of engineering and Information technology and trades and apprenticeship, took industry leaders on a tour of classrooms and facilities at the Cambridge campus following a multi-million dollar funding [...]

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EMC: A great discussion about Continuous Improvement Culture and how Blackberrys are made!

RIM provided a great room, CI journey and finished with a great plant tour as we discussed creating and maintaining a Continuous Improvement culture RIM provided a great room, CI journey and finished with a great plant tour as we discussed creating and maintaining a Continuous Improvement culture. We started with RIM talking to us [...]

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