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February 20, 2024

Maximize financial supports for your apprenticeships!

Apprenticeships are integral to preparing your business for the future and remaining competitive. As a small to medium-sized business in construction or manufacturing, the journey…... Read more
February 13, 2024

Effective strategies for training new apprentices in construction and manufacturing

Mentoring a new apprentice is a rewarding journey, both for the mentor and the apprentice. The success of this journey largely depends on the approach…... Read more
February 12, 2024

How to create a welcoming environment for women

In the world of construction and manufacturing, one of the keys to a thriving business is leveraging the diverse strengths of your workforce. As we…... Read more
January 31, 2024

Maximizing apprentice development: Essential feedback strategies for construction and manufacturing employers

In the construction and manufacturing sectors, apprentices face a steep learning curve. As mentors and employers, your role in providing constructive feedback is crucial for…... Read more
January 17, 2024

Setting the tone from day one with effective onboarding.

Welcome to the essential guide for construction and manufacturing businesses looking to excel in onboarding new apprentices. When apprentices step onto a jobsite or into…... Read more
January 10, 2024

Financial supports your apprentices should know about!

We understand that financial challenges can be a roadblock for apprentices. By encouraging them to take advantage of the financial aids available to them, you're…... Read more
December 19, 2023

For Moniz Contracting, Career Launcher Apprenticeships is a win-win.

In a landscape where the skilled trades sector faces a labour shortage and braces for a wave of retirements, Career Launcher Apprenticeships, funded by the Government of Canada, emerges as an innovative solution. Moniz Contracting, situated in Sorrento, BC, serves as a prime example of how this program positively impacts businesses in the trades. ... Read more
December 9, 2023

Building Tomorrow – Collaboration Strategies for a Skilled Future in Construction

On November 29th at The Buildings Show at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, a panel of experts engaged in a thought-provoking dialogue moderated by Lilit…... Read more
November 30, 2023

Building bridges: Embracing diversity in mentorship!

A question we often encounter is, "How do I get my journeyperson to mentor a new apprentice whose experience differs from their own?" It's a…... Read more
November 22, 2023

Mastering the Art of Job Ads: How to Attract Top Talent to Your Business

Are you ready to elevate your hiring strategy? In this blog post, we delve into the art of crafting compelling job advertisements. A well-written job…... Read more
November 15, 2023

Boost your bottom line: The financial advantages of hiring apprentices

Offering resources for construction and manufacturing businesses to recruit, train, and retain strong, resilient, and diverse workforces. ... Read more