Ask the Agri-Food Employer: Panelists from Field to Fork Share Their Insights
October 20, 2020
Join us as we look at current in demand jobs, touch on some employer concerns, and explore career possibilities in the industry.
Retaining Your Farming Team Members in a Competitive Labour Market
October 6, 2020
Join us as we explore the importance of workplace culture in employee retention as well as the impact of workplace culture on job satisfaction and performance. We will also cover how to make your workplace a safe and inclusive space for all and ways to combat unconscious biases.
The New Normal: How Industry has Adapted to COVID-19 and Looking Ahead
September 10, 2020
This video explores the impact of COVID-19, why the supply chain, labour force and industry struggled to adapt, and the effects it might have on the future of the agri-food industry.
Well-being During COVID-19: Supporting Mental Health in Your Workplace
August 26, 2020
This video explores the importance of mental health in the agri-food industry, as well as tips and tricks for navigating employee mental health and resources available to employers.
New to Agriculture: Training and Educating Your Employees
July 16, 2020
This video covers important training information to include for new employees without a background in the agri-food industry. The video covers transferable skills that are useful in the industry as well as employees' frequently asked questions.
Agri-Food Workplace Safety: Learn the Basics
July 14, 2020
This video looks at safety guidelines, employee rights, and tips on how to successfully train in health and safety both on the farm and in the manufacturing plant.
Rules and Regulations: Navigating Employer Requirements
June 29, 2020
This video covers the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development (MLTSD) regulations, government hiring requirements, and how to utilize government programs in the future.
Landing a Job in Agri-Food: Tips and Unique Job Opportunities
June 29, 2020
This video explores unique job opportunities, how to stand out, how to craft an agri-food industry specific resume as well as understanding what hard and soft skills employers are seeking.
Crafting Effective Job Descriptions: Targeting Your Ideal Candidate
June 22, 2020
Agri-Food 101: Exploring Your Career Options
June 16, 2020