Full-time jobs were up by 51,000. Part-time jobs were down by 10,100.
Every time we tip, we reinforce the idea that business owners can pay their workers less because they make so much in tips.
Canada should spend money on people in Canada. But they absolutely should be spending money on countries elsewhere.
Eligible companies potentially could receive $2.25 million to subsidize wages over the next year.
Since 2014, Alberta’s oil & gas industry has increased annual production to an additional 4.4 million cubic metres. But they did it with 41,000 fewer workers.
Full-time jobs were up by 33,500, but we’re still short over 160,000 full-time jobs, compared to July 2019, when the UCP introduced their Job Creation Tax Cut.
Opponents of raising the minimum wage sometimes argue that raising it will increase the costs for customers. That’s sort of true, but only in a microeconomic sense. In other words, if a single business has to increase the salaries of the employees and their profit margins are thin (or they don’t want to lose out […]
AHS chose the company that was already providing them with laundry services in Calgary and Edmonton.
The Alberta government recently released data for weekly earnings in the province. I found data for all the provinces.
The Alberta government announced last week that they are creating a new advisory group to help in the process of creating a long-term plan to support working parents. According to the announcement, the Supporting Alberta Working Parents Advisory Group will review the latest research, data, and economic analysis as they develop short and long-term initiatives […]