What’s Happening at the YWCA

News & Events from the YWCA | Monthly Archives: February 2018

Job Searching and Social Media

This past Monday the Trade Journey Program invited graduates to join us for our first in-house Social Media Lunch and Learn. The focus of the session was to discover how we can use Social Media to develop our own personal brand and how to market ourselves within the various platforms. As we learnt many of […]

Upcoming Employer Event

Tuesday February 20th is almost here! Adecco is coming to the YWCA Adecco is a world leader in professional staffing. In Saskatoon and surrounding areas, Adecco recruits for temporary or permanent positions. Areas of recruitment include: executive positions, administration, accounting, human resources, sales and marketing, production and manufacturing, and skilled trades. A representative from Adecco […]

Job Searching Hints You May Not Have Heard Before

When searching for a job it’s good to realize there are many ways to look at your approach and further steps. When you go on a job interview, and the person behind the desk seems a bit tense, if they answer the phone in the middle of your speaking, or you feel like they are […]

Staff Picks and Tips!!

  “One important key to success is self-confidence.  An important key to self-confidence is preparation.”  Arthur Ashe The dictionary says that success is the accomplishment of one’s goals. One would find that the thesaurus also uses the word accomplishment for the word success along with gain, benefit, happiness, and achievement. If one does not have […]

Trade Journey Program

Coming soon! Trade Journey is a 16 week program designed for women tired of minimum wage jobs, who like working with their hands, who have already experienced some work in either construction, renovation, mining or maintenance positions and want to make a transition into a career in the trades. Our program offers you the ability […]