Understanding employment standards when you are a job seeker or someone who is new to the workforce can be a daunting task. It’s a good thing that knowing all of the legal ins-and-outs of employment is your employer’s responsibility, right? Wrong! It is very important that you know your rights as a worker in BC. If … Continue reading How well do you know the Employment Standards Act? (Quiz)
Yesterday, two of our job seekers attended the Face-to-Face event hosted by GT Hiring and Garth Homer Society. This was a fantastic event that allowed job seekers to connect with real employers to practice their interview skills. Sarah and Karen both attended and had practice interviews with three employers each. They were able to receive … Continue reading Face-To-Face: LNV job seekers given a chance to practice their interview skills.
Things have been busy here in the Lifetime Networks Employment program! We had a rush of new intakes to our program in September, as everyone got into the back-to-school/back-to-work spirit! As these new job seekers work their way through the Discovery process, our more established program participants are working hard at developing their job skills. … Continue reading Fall Employment Program Update