March 26, 2020

Cape Breton Partnership to host webinar session, Innovating Through COVID-19

As part of the Cape Breton Partnership’s Helping Businesses Respond During COVID-19 webinar series, a session is scheduled for Friday, March 27, 2020. The purpose of this session is to explore innovative ways Cape Breton businesses are adapting to current market demands by exploring unique online shopping experiences and delivery methods. Webinar details are below: Topic: Innovating Through COVID-19Subject matter experts:Andrew Morrow, Co-founder, Breton Brewing Company, SydneyDon Beamish, General Manager, Larch Wood Canada, MargareeScott Morrison, Owner, Flavor Creative Catering, SydneyHeather Austin-Coloumbe, Owner, Farmer’s Daughter, WhycocomaghDate: Friday, March 27, 2020Time: 2 p.m.Registration: The session will be capped at 100 participants,… Read more >
March 23, 2020

Cape Breton Partnership kicks off webinar series to support Cape Breton – Unama’ki businesses

In an effort to support Cape Breton – Unama’ki businesses during the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Cape Breton Partnership is hosting Helping Businesses Respond During COVID-19, a webinar series on topics identified by our business community.  “Last week, we began reaching out to clients and investors to understand their current realities, most pressing concerns and what would be most helpful right now,” says Carla Arsenault, Cape Breton Partnership President & CEO. “Based on this feedback, we will be hosting a series of webinars with experts on topics we know our businesses need now more than ever.” The first session has… Read more >
March 17, 2020

Cape Breton – Unama’ki Job Expo Series Moving to Online Format

Cape Breton Island, NS – Due to the current global pandemic of COVID-19, the Cape Breton – Unama’ki Job Expo series is undergoing a shift in format. The Cape Breton Partnership, and co-hosts Nova Scotia Works, Cape Breton University, and Nova Scotia Community College, will be moving the planned Job Expo series online, offering employers and job seekers the opportunity to connect virtually. “The Cape Breton Partnership is committed to ensuring the health and safety of Cape Bretoners,” says Carla Arsenault, President & CEO of the Cape Breton Partnership. “Though the region is experiencing a period of uncertainty at the… Read more >
March 9, 2020

Nominations Open for Cape Breton Safety Awards

Cape Breton Island, NS - Nominations are now open for the 2020 Safety First in Cape Breton Awards, honouring individuals and businesses who are committed to the advancement of workplace health and safety in Cape Breton – Unama’ki. The 2020 Safety First in Cape Breton Awards are coordinated by the Safety First in Cape Breton Network, an initiative of the Cape Breton Partnership, in collaboration with the Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia and the Nova Scotia Department of Labour and Advanced Education. The award categories include recognitions for Young Advocate, Engagement Ally, Outstanding Health & Safety Committee, Small Business… Read more >
March 6, 2020

Cape Breton Partnership introduces Creative Minds: Artists’ Stories

Cape Breton Island, NS - Building on the momentum of a recent Creative Economy Leaders Workshop, the Cape Breton Partnership will be hosting Creative Minds: Artists’ Stories, a four-part event series taking place throughout March and April. Creative Minds: Artists’ Stories is an opportunity to bring together individuals who work, create, and thrive in arts and culture to share their stories and give one another a glimpse into what it means to be an artist in Cape Breton - Unama’ki. Live music and an opportunity to network with the creative sector will round out each evening.  “Opportunities for artists to tell their stories are… Read more >
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