Published on March 1st, 2017

Five Examples of Non-Physical Skilled Trades

March 1st, 2017; By Jingwei Chen

The Ontario College of Trades recognizes 156 distinct skilled trades. One of the persistent myths surrounding careers in the skilled trades is that these jobs are physically demanding. While most […]

Challenges for Women Working in the Trades

March 1st, 2017; By L. Tetro

Are you the creative and hands-on type? Do you welcome a challenge? Does the idea of travelling for work appeal to you? If so, you might consider a career in […]

March 2017 Scholarships: Apply Now!

March 1st, 2017; By Erin Kelly

Retail As A Career Scholarship Program Amount: $1,000 Provided by: Retail Council of Canada Deadline: March 31, 2017 Donor: Retail Council Renewable: No Number Available: 20 Type of Award: Scholarship […]

March Madness!

March 1st, 2017; By Erin Kelly

March break is around the corner; right about now you might be thinking that you really need a break. You’ve been working hard through all these winter months and it […]

How to Stay Safe at Work: The Trades

March 1st, 2017; By Giselle Mazurat

If you’re a young person working in the trades, you deserve to be safe. However, every day someone like you gets injured on the job. In fact, hundreds of young […]

Had a Bad Day?

March 1st, 2017; By Marianne Stephens

Have you had a lousy, everything-just-keeps-going-wrong kind of bad day? We’ve all been there. Sometimes things just don’t go the way they should, but it doesn’t necessarily have to be […]

How Do I Respect Other People’s Differences?

March 1st, 2017; By Mariann Roberts

Growing up as a Canadian student, you have probably noticed kids in your class who may be very different from you. From different skin tones, to languages, to the kinds […]