ELEVATE


With each edition of Elevate, readers from near and far are able to see that Cape Breton is truly open for business, while also showcasing the unique and highly-sought after lifestyle built by the spirited people that live in the communities across the island.

May 17, 2019

ELEVATE MAGAZINE – SPRING 2019

An Appetite for Immigration Cape Breton Island welcomes newcomers and the flavours they bring to the community. Read this story and much more in our Spring edition of Elevate Magazine. Read more >
November 21, 2018

Resumé Pro Tips – Part 1

Part 1: Determining the Experience You Want Getting started in a new industry can be a challenge, but the reward for your self-promotion can be a fulfilling career on our beautiful island.  Here are some steps to help you identify the skills you already have as well as those you should consider developing to get the resume for your dream job. What Do I Want? Job Journal Identifying your skill set is easier when you have a target.  This is why resumes should always be refined to reflect the particular job application.  To develop a basic template that you can… Read more >
October 1, 2018

ELEVATE MAGAZINE – FALL 2018

A Shared Vision for Cape Breton - Unama'ki First Nation Communities unite assets for a stronger Cape Breton. Read this story and much more in our Fall edition of Elevate Magazine. Read more >
June 6, 2018

ANNETTE VESCHUREN AND THE MARS DISCOVERY DISTRICT

Annette Verschuren, Chair and Chief Executive Officer of NRStor Inc., a cleantech firm specializing in energy storage development, has been appointed as the newest Chair of MaRS Discovery District’s Board of Directors. Verschuren, a business leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, is the former president of Home Depot's Canada and Asia chains, over seeing an expansion from 19 stores to 179, along with being a co-founder of Michaels Canada, a crafts store that excelled under her leadership. MaRS is located within Toronto which is Canada's largest innovation hub. MaRS purpose is to support innovators in Canada by supporting promising ventures that… Read more >
June 2, 2018

CABOT BRINGS MORE JOBS AND MORE VISITORS

Through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency’s Business Development Program on June 1, 2018, the Cabot Group has received a $2 million dollar investment from the Government of Canada. The Cabot Group owns the Cabot Links and Cabot Cliffs golf courses and are using this investment to provide spa facilities, high-end culinary services and tennis courts at Cabot Cliffs. These additions to the Cabot golf courses will attract more visitors, and create an additional 50 full-time positions along with the 300 people who currently work at Cabot Links and Cabot Cliffs. Read more >