Corus, Fairmont, Loblaw among 55 firms recognized for young worker initiatives
Canada’s Top Employers for Young People list commends tuition assistance, co-op programs
09/19/2011|hrreporter.com|Last Updated: 09/20/2011
Fifty-five employers across the country were recognized for their young worker initiatives as part of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People list by Mediacorp.
Each employer is evaluated by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers in terms of the programs they have to attract and retain younger workers, including:
•co-op or work-study programs
•mentorship and training programs
•career management programs.
The editors also look at the average age of employees at each organization.
The 2011 winners (in alphabetical order):
•Alberta Blue Cross
•Bayer CropScience Canada
•Capital One Canada
•Co-operators Life Insurance
•Fairmont Hotels & Resorts
•First Calgary Financial Credit Union
•Free the Children
•HSBC Bank Canada
•McDonald's Restaurants of Canada
•City of Mississauga
•Rescan Environmental Services
•Research In Motion
•RSM Richter Chamberland
•Starbucks Coffee Canada
•Toronto International Film Festival
•University Health Network
•Vision Critical Communications
•Whole Foods Market Canada
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