Can this Wage Subsidy Program Help Grow Your Business?

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An essential component to growing any business is building your team. Whether it’s your first part-time employee or an addition to your growing staff, hiring the right talent for your business can be costly, time consuming, and frustrating.

That’s where Magnet comes in, acting as your talent matchmaker to make sure you find the right people for your needs.

What is Magnet?

Magnet is a social innovation platform that empowers individuals and businesses to grow, find their next opportunity, and succeed in a dynamic labour market.

Magnet connects you to funding opportunities, including grants and subsidies, to grow your business, recruitment tools to get matched with the right talent for your business, and access to trade, export, and procurement opportunities.

How does Magnet connect me with the right employee(s) for my business?

Your job postings will be shared with job seekers based on your pre-selected skills, qualifications, and competencies. Magnet’s in-system diversity filters can also direct your job posting to candidates who have self-identified as members of underrepresented groups. You can register for a free Magnet account and post your job openings in minutes.

Through partnership with Outcome Campus Connect, Magnet provides employers with access to student talent across 85+ post-secondary institutions. You can also target students based on location and program of study. 

Plus, you can find the right talent while reducing your costs. Magnet connects employers to subsidies for hiring students through the Student Work Placement Program.