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Job Fair and Networking Event – September 19th!

Looking for a job?  Why not come out the YWCA Job Fair and Networking Event?  This is your opportunity to make a connection with some of Saskatoon’s best employers.  You could be the employee they are looking for. September 19th 10:00am to 1:00pm Ramada Hotel 806 Idylwyld Drive  

Job Fair and Networking Event Coming Soon!

Back to school and back to work!  September 19th, 2017 is a perfect opportunity to make a connection.    Come out to the YWCA Saskatoon Job Fair and Networking Event to meet and talk to some great employers!  Your new job could be right around the corner. Its all happening on September 19th from 10:00am to […]

This Resume Change May Get You More Interviews

Recruiters read each resume for an average of 10 seconds.  To get your reader engaged with what you have to offer, begin your resume with a powerful and unique value proposition statement. This one change can make an immediate impact in the number of interviews you land.   Your professional profile is your value proposition […]

Sept. 15 YWCA Shine a Light Run: Why We Run

Welcome to the YWCA Shine a Light Run! This is why we run. Every participant in the Shine a Light Run has their own reasons for committing to run the 2K, 5K, or 10K course. We are running to shine a light on needs and solutions right here in our community, like safe streets, homes for everyone, […]

All Signed up for the Job Fair? Now What?

So you saw us on social media and clicked “going.” You’re going to the YWCA Job Fair. Now what? Here are some tips to keep in mind so you can make the most of your networking time at the job fair. 1. Be confident in yourself. Many of Saskatoon’s finest employers are waiting to meet […]

Exercising for Older Women: How Often?!

The first question most sedentary clients have when considering beginning an exercise program is, “How much do I have to do to get results?” Those who have been sedentary for long periods of time may not intrinsically enjoy physical activity, therefore may not be driven to exercise for reasons of pleasure and enjoyment. Other reasons […]

September 19th – Save the Date!

Put those networking skills to use!  Come out to the YWCA Job Fair and Networking event.  Many of Saskatoon’s finest employers are waiting to meet you; this is a great opportunity to talk to them in person.  Talking to someone at a job fair might seem intimidating, but employers want to be there, it is […]

Yoga For Cancer

Cancer patients who practice yoga as therapy during their treatment often refer to their yoga practice as a life-saver. The healing power of yoga helps both cancer patients and cancer survivors. No matter how sick from treatments and no matter how little energy, many find that the one thing that would bring relief were a […]

Kids Learning Code at the YWCA

From YouTube, to Wikipedia, the websites we click on every single day all have one thing in common – HTML & CSS! Kids Learning Code and YWCA Saskatoon are excited to announce an experience that offers kids the opportunity to leverage creativity to build an online web presence. The workshop will focus on reading and […]

Job Hunting Tips For 2017

The way we go about getting jobs has changed. Through technology and the networks that offer more intel on our prospective employers, we are better prepared than ever to find the right career path. According to Janice Clements-Skelton, Chief Human Resources Officer with EBI Consulting and a member of the Society for Human Resource Management’s […]