DISCOVER! Unlocking the Digital Future: Job Market Trends Point to Flourishing Opportunities in the New Digital Economy
Anne-Marie Edgar, CEO, and Mary Alton, Program Manager - Make A Change Canada
Thursday, December 7, 2023, at 11:00 a.m. Pacific (2:00 p.m. Eastern)
There’s no denying it: The evidence all around us confirms that digital skills training is an essential part of any career plan. A recent eye-opening report from FutureSkills reveals that a whopping one in five Canadian employees is on the brink of automation, affecting 3.5 million people across 92 diverse occupations in Canada. These numbers are staggering but don’t fret. A poll by KPMG, indicates that a resounding 80% of businesses are eagerly seeking more workers with digital skills, and two-thirds said they have difficulty finding and hiring the right talent. What does this mean for you? At Make A Change Canada we fully grasp the immense significance of digital skills and work passionately every day to empower those facing barriers to employment to have the opportunity to work in the new digital economy. Our mission is to arm you with the foundational digital skills you need to thrive in today’s job market. In this information session we will explore current labour market trends, the importance of remaining adaptable, and skills training opportunities and career supports available through Make A Change Canada. Attend this interactive session and discover how enhancing your digital skills can translate into new job opportunities!