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5 reports that caught our eye the week of March 24, 2019
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5 reports that caught our eye the week of March 24, 2019

Each week, CERIC is on the lookout for the latest reports related to career development. Here are five that we found interesting this week:

How’s Life in the Digital Age? (OECD)

This report documents how the ongoing digital transformation is affecting people’s lives across the 11 key dimensions that make up the How’s Life? Well-being Framework (including income and wealth, jobs and earnings, education and skills, and work-life balance).

Literacy and Essential Skills as a Poverty Reduction Strategy (Frontier College and Literacy: Learning for Life)

This report, funded by the Government of Canada’s National Essential Skills Initiative, recommends that government recognize literacy as not only a policy priority but a basic human right. Moreover, it urges funders to expand their thinking beyond support for single projects to include more comprehensive, integrated programs.

Equity in Education – Collective Impact Initiative (Higher Education Quality Council of Ontario)

This HEQCO report examines the effect of having a Student Parent Support Worker on the success of the Pathways to Education Program in Ottawa, which provides a comprehensive set of academic, financial, social and one-on-one supports that have increased graduation rates in partnering communities.

Working Together: Indigenous Recruitment and Retention in Remote Canada (The Conference Board of Canada)

This report examines the current situation – from survey findings, expert interviews, and a scan of policy and research – of Indigenous recruitment and retention for organizations in Canada’s Northern and remote regions.

Annotated Bibliography | Future of Work (Labour Market Information Council)

An annotated bibliography of reports on the future of work from a variety of sources, with an emphasis on Canadian studies. To ensure relevance, LMIC focuses on reports that were produced within the past decade, with some exceptions where warranted.


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Lindsay Purchase Administrator
Lindsay Purchase oversees CERIC’s tri-annual magazine, Careering, and the CareerWise website, along with the CareerWise Weekly newsletter. She has a background in journalism, having worked previously as a digital editor and reporter. Lindsay is a graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University’s Global Studies program.
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Lindsay Purchase Administrator
Lindsay Purchase oversees CERIC’s tri-annual magazine, Careering, and the CareerWise website, along with the CareerWise Weekly newsletter. She has a background in journalism, having worked previously as a digital editor and reporter. Lindsay is a graduate of Wilfrid Laurier University’s Global Studies program.
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