The Career Foundation: Future at Work

The State of Toronto's IT Sector During COVID-19

May 19, 2020 The Career Foundation Season 1 Episode 1
The Career Foundation: Future at Work
The State of Toronto's IT Sector During COVID-19
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The Career Foundation: Future at Work
The State of Toronto's IT Sector During COVID-19
May 19, 2020 Season 1 Episode 1
The Career Foundation

Welcome to The Career Foundation's [email protected] Webinar Series. This is a pre-recorded meeting with four key players in the local tech sector: Evelyn Akselrod (Director of Strategic Development and Co-chair of The Career Foundation's IT Division); Ali Hirji (Project Manager, Durham College AI Hub); Medha Saraiya (CEO & Founder of ConnexHealth Inc.); and Yiorgos Boudouris (Talent Attraction Manager at Jobber and Co-founder of T.O. Tech Gives Back).

The group discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the tech sector, particularly in the Greater Toronto Area. How are people adapting to change? What should job seekers and employers be doing right now to prepare themselves for these changes? Which tech employers are hiring right now, and how can job seekers can connect with them?

Resources

Show Notes

Welcome to The Career Foundation's [email protected] Webinar Series. This is a pre-recorded meeting with four key players in the local tech sector: Evelyn Akselrod (Director of Strategic Development and Co-chair of The Career Foundation's IT Division); Ali Hirji (Project Manager, Durham College AI Hub); Medha Saraiya (CEO & Founder of ConnexHealth Inc.); and Yiorgos Boudouris (Talent Attraction Manager at Jobber and Co-founder of T.O. Tech Gives Back).

The group discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the tech sector, particularly in the Greater Toronto Area. How are people adapting to change? What should job seekers and employers be doing right now to prepare themselves for these changes? Which tech employers are hiring right now, and how can job seekers can connect with them?

Resources