Changing Workplaces Review Interim Report Contains Options that Could Hurt Employers, Employees, and Contain Rising Costs for Consumers
North Bay, ON. July 27, 2016 – Leading employer groups and the North Bay & District Chamber of Commerce are calling on the Government of Ontario to reject several proposals under consideration in the Interim Report of the Ontario Government’s Changing Workplaces Review. Following the release of the report today, Ontario’s business community is concerned that many of the policy options under consideration by the Special Advisors could have a profound impact on the relationship between employees and employers in every workplace in Ontario, including the Nipissing Region.
Ontario’s Ministry of Labour is currently undertaking a review of the Labour Relations Act and the Employment Standards Act through its Changing Workplaces Review. The Review has been tasked with examining key workplace trends, in … Read More »
The Outland Supply Co. is an outdoor store specializing in bushcraft tools, minimalist gear and men and women’s outdoor apparel. The store selects products that are created with a purpose in mind and excel in achieving that purpose; products that can withstand daily use in the bush and be relied on when you need them most. You aren’t fragile and your gear shouldn’t be either. The Outland Supply Co. believes that getting outside should be fun, and that with the right tools and equipment, virtually any obstacle can be overcome.
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Growing up, Lori Pouliot was surrounded by a loving family that taught her many important values. One such important value was respecting and caring for our elders.
Since completing schooling to become a Personal Support Worker seven years ago, Lori has been taking care of seniors. She started Lori’s Tender Loving Care in 2011 and joined the Chamber in March of 2016. She loves her job, and enjoys waking up every morning knowing that she will help someone in need. Her services include light housekeeping, meal preparation, grocery shopping, medication reminder … Read More »