Series: WWestNet’s The bottom line
Collection: Research Materials
The lead article in this issue deals with WWestnet’s conference, “Measuring Success: International Comparisons and Bottom Lines,” held in Calgary in June 2005. Another article discusses a conference on Essential Skills (ES) and the Northern oil and gas workforce, held in Yellowknife in May 2005.
Other articles deal with English as a Second Language (ESL) programs in Manitoba; the release of new Essential Skills profiles by the federal government; resources for Essential Skills practitioners; assessing workplace readiness; and the need to make skilled trades a desirable career choice.