Global Skills Strategy: A gateway to growing Canada’s economy and securing international talent

Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) released news this week detailing its New Global Talent Stream program to help...

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Shopify executives gather to open up the official launch of the new office space, which will house Shopify's merchant platform team and its user experience team. Satish Kanwar is at the mic.

Shopify’s new R&D office just a stepping stone in growth plans

Ottawa-based Shopify's new R&D office opening in Toronto yesterday had Mayor John Tory tweeting about the promise of "100 new...

January 19th, 2017 Brian Jackson

hiring

Canadian employers cautiously optimistic for 2017 despite nagging problems

Canadian employers are taking an optimistic view on business activities heading into 2017, but hiring issues as a result of a...

December 6th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

Canadian businesses and IT

Toronto is Canada’s top city for IT skills, Calgary most expensive

Canada's tech sector employment has surged by almost 25 per cent in the past five years and some of its...

November 7th, 2016 Brian Jackson

job candidates, hiring, people

The IT skills shortage — fact or myth?

For some years now, I have been seeing a reasonably large number of articles about the "impending skills shortage" in...

March 8th, 2016 William Turgeon

Top 5 most popular stories on IT World Canada in 2015

If you're thinking about your New Year's resolutions for 2016, allow some of the most popular stories on IT World...

December 18th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Network skills will need updating for the future, says Cisco

Canadian CIOs face hiring challenge in 2016

CIOs in Canada face a hiring challenge in the next year, according to figures just published by recruitment firm Hays...

December 9th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

IT workers lack faith about digital transformation: survey

There’s lots of talk about digital transformation within organization to respond to customer demand and leverage new technologies such as...

December 1st, 2015 Gary Hilson