Editor’s Voice: Labour Debates are Brewing

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There are labour debates taking place within the country that we need to keep an eye on. Both in Ontario and Alberta, discussions (and likely legislation) is brewing that will change the nature of overtime work and how it is calculated or “banked” depending on the situation. In Ontario, according to the current Employment Standards […]

Going Beyond Mental Health Week

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This week begins Mental Health Week in Canada with the Canadian Mental Health Association’s 2019 campaign’s core message being: “Get loud about what mental health really is.” According to the Association, one-in-five Canadians have mental health issues. The Mental Health Commission of Canada says 500,000 Canadians in any given week are unable to work due […]