Talented YYC News

Celebrating National Intern Day 2023

Celebrating National Intern Day 2023

Happy National Intern Day! Today, we celebrate the hard work, dedication, and enthusiasm of the interns who play a crucial role in shaping the future of our organizations. It's the perfect time for employers to show their appreciation for the valuable contributions...

INNOVATE INCLUSION EVENT RECAP

INNOVATE INCLUSION EVENT RECAP The City of Calgary witnessed a groundbreaking event, Innovate Inclusion, held on February 2nd and 3rd at the Calgary Zoo, Safari Lodge. It brought together small and medium-sized business owners, non-profit professionals, and...

AB2050 CASE COMPETITION RECAP

AB2050 CASE COMPETITION RECAP   Over 80 students from 5 Calgary post-secondary institutions assembled on November 24th and 25th at the Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning at the University of Calgary to compete in the first in-person AB2050 Case Competition....

TALENTED YYC LAUNCHES FREE EMPLOYER WORKSHOPS

In October 2023, TalentED YYC launched a three-part employer workshop series to guide and support Calgary businesses and non-profits in hiring and engaging post-secondary students:  Recruiting and Utilizing Student Talent in Your Organization  Leveraging Funding to...

THE FUTURE OF HR: UNLOCKING TALENT THROUGH WORK INTEGRATED LEARNING 

THE FUTURE OF HR: UNLOCKING TALENT THROUGH WORK INTEGRATED LEARNING 

THE FUTURE OF HR: UNLOCKING TALENT THROUGH WORK INTEGRATED LEARNING  This blog was initially drafted for the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of Alberta (CPHR Alberta) and can be found on their blog.  Organizations and hiring professionals in Alberta are...

SEVEN STEPS TO HOSTING A STUDENT IN YOUR ORGANIZATION

SEVEN STEPS TO HOSTING A STUDENT IN YOUR ORGANIZATION

Bringing a student into your organization provides new thinking and fresh energy, but what is the secret to harnessing the full potential of your student's talent?   Employers now expect a much more refined worker who can use their skills to contribute to the...

Innovative Opportunities Shape Tomorrow’s Green Leaders

Innovative Opportunities Shape Tomorrow’s Green Leaders

Last week, TalentED YYC officially wrapped up its first hosted innovative work integrated learning opportunity.   Through a partnership with ECO Canada and Fuse Collective, and funding from the Business & Higher Education Roundtable, TalentED YYC offered the Net...

Introducing TalentED YYC

Introducing TalentED YYC

Picture this: It's a Monday morning, and as you step into your office, a wave of excitement fills the air.   The office buzzes with energy as students make an incredible impact on your business.   One student is diligently crafting captivating content for your next...

BHER Announces New Net-Zero WIL Partnerships

BHER Announces New Net-Zero WIL Partnerships

Today, with support from the Government of Canada, BHER announces nine new work-integrated learning (WIL) partnerships with leading Canadian employers and post-secondary institutions. These WIL partnerships will help to create accessible and inclusive pathways to...

Partner News: Ambrose partners on Work Integrated Learning Platform

Partner News: Ambrose partners on Work Integrated Learning Platform

In collaboration with post-secondaries across Calgary, Ambrose University is pleased to announce the launch of TalentED YYC, a new online platform to help Calgary employers navigate the engagement of students for practical work experiences. A product of Calgary Work...

TalentED YYC: a New Calgary Employer Online Platform

TalentED YYC: a New Calgary Employer Online Platform

  Calgary Work Integrated Learning Pilot Project Lifts Off with New Federal Investment Through PrairiesCan. (Calgary, Alta.) Calgary Work Integrated Learning (Calgary WIL) is pleased to introduce TalentED YYC, a new online platform to help Calgary employers...