DISCOVER! Embracing the Future: Digital Skills and the Landscape for Career Success
Presented by Anne-Marie Edgar, CEO, and Mary Alton, Program Manager - Make A Change Canada
Thursday, February 22, 2024, at 11:00 a.m. Pacific (2:00 p.m. Eastern)
Recent insights from FutureSkills have unveiled a staggering reality: one in every five Canadian employees, spanning 92 diverse occupations, teeters on the brink of automation, impacting a significant 3.5 million individuals. Meanwhile, a poll by KPMG, indicates that a resounding 80% of businesses are eagerly seeking more workers with digital skills, and two-thirds say they have difficulty finding and hiring the right talent. What does this mean for you? It means that, if ever there was a time to time to create a future for yourself in the evolving digital landscape, that time is now. At Make A Change Canada, we work daily to equip you with the web and digital skills needed for getting your start in the new digital economy. In this information session we will explore current labour market trends, the importance of remaining open to new opportunities, and the training programs and career supports available through Make A Change Canada. Seize the chance to future-proof your career. Let's navigate the digital landscape together and empower you for success in the new digital economy!