All of our activities, projects, and research are made possible through partnerships. We are committed to working closely with our partners and widely sharing the results to further promote collaboration.

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Our engagement strategy is based on Stakeholder Engagement and Knowledge Mobilization. We are building a pan-Canadian network of partners and stakeholders to encourage collaboration, the exchange of ideas, and sharing of knowledge and best practices. We will also ensure that our work is accessible to all Canadians and that knowledge is available in the right form, at the right place, at the right time.

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Future Skills Centre Statement in Response to federal budget 2021

The Future Skills Centre welcomes the federal government’s announcement of much-needed further investment in skills…
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Working from home is here to stay — and for some Canadians, that’s a big problemexternal link icon

April 12, 2021 — Toronto Star, written by Heather Scoffield
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Helping Canadians navigate a changing job market with ‘OpportuNext’external link icon

April 8, 2021 — iPolitics, written by Susan Black and Pedro Barata
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Future Skills Centre Statement in Response to federal budget 2021

The Future Skills Centre welcomes the federal government’s announcement of much-needed further investment in skills development and training, key to a sustained, inclusive economic recovery.

Working from home is here to stay — and for some Canadians, that’s a big problemexternal link icon

April 12, 2021 — Toronto Star, written by Heather Scoffield

Helping Canadians navigate a changing job market with ‘OpportuNext’external link icon

April 8, 2021 — iPolitics, written by Susan Black and Pedro Barata

Ahead of federal budget, agency funds skills-training program to buffer against future shocksexternal link icon

April 7, 2021 — The Canadian Press, written by Jordan Press

On the home front: Remote work may widen inequality in Canada

Many people are managing to work from home, Environics Institute survey shows, but parents of young children, newcomers and young workers face greater challenges.

The Conference Board of Canada and FSC launch OpportuNext, a new online tool to simplify job transitions for Canadians

OpportuNext is a free online tool developed by the Conference Board of Canada and the Future Skills Centre, designed to help job placement professionals, jobseekers and employers quickly and easily explore viable career transition pathways.

Future Skills Centre announces $32 million for projects to help Canadian workers gain skills as part of shock-proofing the workforce of the future

TORONTO (April 7, 2021) — Future Skills Centre (FSC) today announces the funding of 64 innovation projects as part of a $32 million investment to provide […]
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