YOUR TALENT POOL PARTNER
Ontario’s workforce is undergoing a digital transformation defined by the ongoing introduction of emerging skills and the need for regular reskilling. TALENT is your partner in managing the system of current and future employees, ensuring that your high demand skills needs are effectively signalled, developed and articulated.
WHAT TALENT OFFERS EMPLOYERS
TALENT provides industry-approved skills development opportunities to students, alumni, and working professionals, shaping job readiness for the high-growth digital careers of tomorrow.
By equipping professionals with in-demand job skills, and ensuring employers know exactly where to find them, TALENT closes the gap between qualified candidates and Canada’s key economic sectors.
TALENT’s global network of employers benefits from a steady supply of industry-ready professionals, allowing them to fill their talent pool and meet the evolving skills needs of tomorrow.
How do Talent’s Microcredentials differ?
Microcredentials: At a Glance
of Canadian employers feel that microcredentials would increase their confidence in a prospective employee’s skills
of Canadian employers say that microcredentials could faciliate employee retention
of working age Canadians say upskilling and continual education will be important for “future-proofing” their careers
Industries Seeking This Skill
The Ontario Tech Talent Initiative will be of significant help to small- and medium-sized enterprises with their skills training needs. I also see incredible value for large enterprises who face the challenge of recruiting and retaining employees with the evolving skills sets employers need.
Dietmar Reiner // Employer
Former Senior Vice-President, Enterprise Projects, Ontario Power Generation
In the tech industry, there is an enormous leap from university to the professional world. TALENT helps connect learners to the right resources they need to enhance their skillsets, all while helping them utilize their passions! This is crucial for job candidates looking to stand out and land their dream jobs.
Anirudh Mungre // Alumni
Bachelor of Engineering, Ontario Tech University, Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science
I love seeing our students succeed, from having a resume they are proud of, to nailing the interview. It is an amazing feeling when our students secure co-op’s, internships, or employment in their desired industry. The teams at both TALENT and Ontario Tech University provide our students with the tools they need to obtain the skills they need to achieve their employment goals!
Amanda Miller // Staff
Co-op and Internship Advisor, Ontario Tech University, Student Life
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