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Canada’s Regional Relief and Recovery Fund Helps Canadian Businesses During COVID-19

January 12, 2021 Mentor Works EMC Member Services

The Regional Relief and Recovery Fund (RRRF) provides repayable interest-free loans that support the fixed operating costs of Canadian businesses which cannot meet the eligibility criteria to receive funding through other federal and provincial COVID-19 support programs.

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A remarkable journey!

December 24, 2020 JP Giroux EMC Member Services

It goes without saying that 2020 has been an unprecedented year. The Canadian manufacturing sector experienced unprecedented disruption and faced many unexpected challenges.

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Canada Job Grant: Funding for Hiring and Training

December 9, 2020 Mentor Works EMC Member Services

The Canada Job Grant (CJG) is a federal incentive that helps employers reduce the costs associated with third-party employee training programs. Funding support varies from province to province. The Canada-Ontario Job Grant (COJG) offsets up to 50-83% of businesses’ training costs to a maximum $10,000 to $15,000 per trainee.

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Work Integrated Learning is Here!

November 17, 2020 EMC Team EMC Member Services

Hiring Post-Secondary Students? Get up to $7,500 per placement! EMC, via its WILWorks program, is a preferred partner for the Government of Canada to deliver the Student Work Placement Program (SWPP) to Canada's manufacturing and related sectors.

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CrowdBlink - Protect Your Workforce During the Pandemic

October 13, 2020 EMC Team EMC Member Services

The COVID-19 situation has introduced a need to screen individuals before they enter a workplace, but it doesn’t simply stop there. There need to be records of these screenings maintained, they need to be associated with individuals, and the screening process can’t be so burdensome that it disrupts the operations of these businesses.

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