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Welcoming Ottawa Week 2018 – Calendar of Events
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Leveraging the Magnet network to connect employers to immigrant talent
June 27, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
Ottawa Employment Hub has partnered with Magnet, a collaborative network powered by a job-matching platform that connects employers to talent based on skills and qualifications. Join us to hear from Mark Patterson, Executive Director of Magnet and Hire Immigrants, housed at Ryerson University, on how the platform promotes immigrant employment in Toronto and other communities. Find out how Magnet utilizes an advanced and protected recruitment model that promotes diversity and supports bias free recruitment strategies. Get a sneak peek at the new Labour Market Information (LMI) features, and learn how Ottawa is leveraging the technology in our community. Sue Sadler, Senior Vice President, Services and Program Development, ACCES Employment will also share promising approaches in Toronto.