Jim Wilson

Jim Wilson

Jim is currently a writer for Canadian HR Reporter and Canadian Occupational Safety.

Jim is a professional writer with extensive experience in writing features, sports and business news, IT software manuals, and online advertisements for local and international clients in various industries. In his free time, he writes travel and sports content, goes to the gym, plays sports, and travels. He also spends a lot of time reading.

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Manitoba extends temporary layoffs because of COVID-19

‘This measure will provide flexibility to employers to recall employees once work picks up again after this difficult time period and avoid severing their employment’

Manitoba extends temporary layoffs because of COVID-19

McDonald’s worker charged with fraud after faking COVID-19 infection

‘The restaurant remained closed for several days while professional cleaning services worked to sanitize the store’

McDonald’s worker charged with fraud after faking COVID-19 infection

Tech CEOs ask for government help to retain top talent amid COVID-19

Greater Toronto Area alone has 241,000 tech industry jobs

Tech CEOs ask for government help to retain top talent amid COVID-19

Ontario defers WSIB payments for 6 months

"During this unprecedented period of uncertainty and hardship, our government is doing everything possible to support businesses and protect jobs"

Ontario defers WSIB payments for 6 months

Yukon provides paid sick leave for workers amid pandemic

Government also making temporary changes to nominee program

Yukon provides paid sick leave for workers amid pandemic

Nearly half of Canadian households have lost work due to COVID-19: survey

More than two-thirds of those received no compensation for lost hours

Nearly half of Canadian households have lost work due to COVID-19: survey

Online job postings plummet amid pandemic: report

Just 5 per cent of small employers plan to hire in next 3 months

Online job postings plummet amid pandemic: report

Better pay, safety measures given to workers at meat producers: union

‘These are welcome steps in recognizing the integral work of members during the COVID-19 crisis’

Better pay, safety measures given to workers at meat producers: union

1 in 3 small businesses will close within 30 days without financial relief: survey

‘The only way to prevent massive additional unemployment is for government to introduce a much larger wage subsidy program’

1 in 3 small businesses will close within 30 days without financial relief: survey

Alberta providing financial support for workers, businesses

Government defers WCB premiums until 2021

Alberta providing financial support for workers, businesses