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November 18, 2021

New Campaign Promotes Welcoming and Inclusive Communities: Belonging is for Everyone

Cape Breton Island, NS - A new campaign focused on supporting welcoming and inclusive communities across Cape Breton – Unama’ki was launched today by the Cape Breton Local Immigration Partnership (CBLIP), an initiative of the Cape Breton Partnership. Belonging is for Everyone explores the roles that everyone can play to help newcomers feel that they belong and are part of the fabric of our communities. “Immigration is vital to our economic future, and it is dependent on fostering welcoming communities to ensure that newcomers can feel that they belong—that this is home. A sense of belonging means connecting with the… Read more >
November 16, 2021

2021 Vital Award Winners Announced

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape Breton Island, NS – NextGen Cape Breton - Unama’ki and the Cape Breton Partnership are pleased to announce the 2021 Vital Cape Breton – Unama’ki Excellence Awards recipients to be presented on December 3 at the Port of Sydney’s Royal Cape Breton Room. The Vital Awards annually recognize youth and young professionals across Cape Breton – Unama’ki who have made significant contributions to their community, school or workplace, and the employers who support them. This year’s celebration will mark the ninth annual Vital Awards, with last year’s celebration being held virtually due to public health measures that… Read more >
October 22, 2021

Symposium to Explore Innovative Approaches to Employment Set for November 25

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape Breton Island, NS – Navigate Startup House is collaborating with the Cape Breton Partnership to present the Employment Innovation Symposium For Employers & Managers, to take place November 25 at the Holiday Inn Sydney from 9 am – 12:30 pm. The Symposium will feature presentations and discussion on a number of topics focused on approaches to finding, inspiring, and keeping the employees that workplaces need to be successful in a post COVID-19 economy. The event will be highlighted with a keynote presentation by author, speaker, seminar leader and corporate trainer Eddie LeMoine. Through this keynote presentation and more, event… Read more >
October 19, 2021

Vital Cape Breton – Unamaki Excellence Awards to be handed out December 3

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape Breton Island, NS – NextGen Cape Breton - Unama’ki and the Cape Breton Partnership are seeking nominations for their eighth annual Vital Cape Breton - Unama’ki Excellence Awards, to be presented on December 3, 2021, at the Port of Sydney’s Royal Cape Breton Room. The Vital Awards annually recognize youth and young professionals across Cape Breton Island between the ages of 16 and 40 who have made significant contributions, or impacts to their community, school or workplace, as well as the employers who support them. “We’re so excited to be hosting the 2021 Vital Awards in-person… Read more >
September 9, 2021

2021 Safety First in Cape Breton Award Recipients presented awards in-person

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *Please note, photos follow on page 2. (Richmond County, NS) – The Cape Breton Partnership, together with our partners at the Nova Scotia Department of Labour, Skills and Immigration, and the Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia was pleased to recognize two industry recipients of the eighth annual Safety First in Cape Breton Awards at two small in-person ceremonies which took place in late August. The Safety First in Cape Breton Committee is pleased to offer its congratulations to Landry Brothers Limited in Louisdale who took home the Small Business Trailblazer Award, and to WINMAR Cape Breton in Lennox Passage… Read more >
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