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News & Events from the YWCA | Monthly Archives: September 2021

The Job Market Trends for 2021 You Can’t Afford to Ignore

By Robert Francos Despite the rollercoaster of a ride that 2020 was, there are some things we know for certain this year. Remote work is now a thing Finally, employers have learned what freelancers have known for years – that it IS possible to be productive from home. Who knew? Whether you wish to work […]

Job Market Trends and Insights for 2021

by Robert Francos COVID-19’s impact on the job market actually accelerated pre-existing trends such as flexible schedules for employees, more remote work options and a rise in contingent workforces. So what job market trends can employers and employees expect? Remote work is here for good The trend toward a more remote workforce has been a […]

What’s happening at the computer lab? Part 1

The Computer Lab at the YWCA Saskatoon Employment and Learning Centre is the place to be for job seekers hoping to become more familiar with computers. Every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday morning, our lab plays host to a number of computer classes open to anyone looking to upgrade their computer skills. Our monthly schedule always […]

Shine a Light Run Tips: September 10th

by Fred Dyck, B.Sc.P.E, Director of Fitness, YWCA Saskatoon When I first began regular run training about 20 years ago, I really just ran (or jogged if you will). I might have done some push ups occasionally but mostly I just went out the door and ran. As time has gone by I had added […]