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Taking the First Steps Toward DEI

Taking the First Steps Toward DEI

Date: April 28, 2021
In a time when businesses have been faced with uncertainty, one thing that remains certain is the need for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) in the workplace. Recent devastating events have created a renewed urgency for business leaders to examine how their organizations are addressing systemic inequality in their workplace. Now more than ever, employers are realizing the importance of cultivating a diverse and inclusive workplace that is supported by company structure and policy in order to prevent discrimination and intolerance. Join our DEI experts to discuss how you as a business leader can enact real change in your business, and society on a whole.

Meeting of the Minds

Meeting of the Minds

  Are you looking to learn about workplace mental health, recruitment trends and share business insights with industry experts and other like-minded senior leaders? Then, MaxPeople’s Meeting of the Minds is where you want to be! Join us for a stimulating event featuring experts in the areas of education, talent acquisition and mental wellness. You’ll […]

COVID-19 Vaccinations

Ontario is currently in Phase 2 of the COVID-19 Vaccination Plan. Phase 2 includes the vaccination of populations based on: age risk due to: health conditions congregate settings hot spots (areas with higher rates of death, hospitalization and transmission) not being able to work from home People ages 18 to 49, in hot spot communities, […]

Resources for BIPOC Community Members

Below are a variety of resources available for Black, Indigenous and People of Colour (BIPOC) community members. Black Community http://blackhealthalliance.ca/ https://blackyouth.ca/ https://bbpa.org/ http://www.acrossboundaries.ca/ https://blackfoodtoronto.com/ https://ceetoronto.org/ Asian Community https://www.covidracism.ca/ https://www.project1907.org/ https://www.elimin8hate.org/ https://act2endracism.ca/ https://ccncsj.ca/ Indigenous Community www.tassc.ca www.2spirits.com www.aboriginallegal.ca www.miziwebiik.com www.ncct.on.ca www.nativechild.org Return to the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion ~ Employer Resources page.

Summary of Ontario COVID-19 Announcement on Feb 8, 2021

Summary of Ontario COVID-19 Announcement – Feb 8, 2021 On February 8, 2021, the Ontario government announced the loosening of COVID-19 restrictions in the province. As public health units gradually transition into the colour coded COVID-19 Response Framework, all non-essential retailers (e.g., discount and big box retailers, liquor stores, hardware stores, and garden centres) will […]

Supporting Canadians and Fighting COVID-19: Fall Economic Statement 2020

Supporting Canadians and Fighting COVID-19: Fall Economic Statement 2020, In response to the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, on November 30th the Canadian Government released the Supporting Canadians and Fighting COVID-19: Fall Economic Statement 2020, a plan to protect Canadian jobs, health, and the economy. The Fall Economic Statement proposes new measures to support […]

UPDATE: Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS)

UPDATE: Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy (CERS) Press release on November 5, 2020 from Department of Finance Canada. AVAILABLE:  Retroactively to September 27, 2020, until June 2021 OVERVIEW: Proposed details provided for the first 12 weeks of the program (until December 19, 2020). This information applies to organizations that experience a revenue decline and may qualify […]