March 2017 - Red River College
We all know the saying: In the job hunt, it’s not what you know – it’s who you know.
Luckily for its students, Red River College stacks the deck.
Combining experiential learning with technology, work co-ops, placements and mentorships, the post-secondary institution helps students gain skills and build networks while they’re still in school. World-class instructors teach students the skills they need to be competitive in the job market in occupations associated with business, nursing, engineering, computer science and communications. The college uses state-of-the-art, industry-standard technology to bring its students up to snuff and get them job-ready.
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March 2017 - Economic Development Winnipeg
As one of the organizations responsible for showing the world what Winnipeg has to offer, Economic Development Winnipeg (EDW)’s mandate includes promoting the development of industry, culture and tourism to the city.
EDW promotes investment and capacity building, leveraging cutting-edge marketing to illustrate its economic development programming and partnerships with other organizations in the country and provincially.
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February 2017 - ICT West: taking Canadian tech worldwide
ICT West is right in the swing of it. ICTAM’s flagship project recently came back from CES 2017, the premiere consumer electronics tradeshow for people in the industry, and is zooming off to Mobile World Congress at the end of the month.
CES – Manitoban firms take Vegas
At CES, the group coordinated presence and provided tactical and practical support for 26 companies from western Canada, including three from Manitoba: Komodo Technologies (who makes the world’s first wearable, smart compression sleeve), Librestream Technologies (who makes Onsight, a mobile smart camera and attendant applications for field workers in various industries), and 6P Marketing (a collaborative marketing agency in Winnipeg).
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February 2017 - Over thirty and thriving: Online Business Systems
For many businesses, growth is the end game. But for Online Business Systems (Online), growth is the beginning, middle and end games. It’s their entire stock and trade.
For more than 30 years, Online has been growing – and helping its clients grow in turn. A business and tech consultancy that develops long-term, strategic relationships with its clients, they have steadily expanded their portfolio of services over the years – and in delivering those services, they help clients expand, too.
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February 2017 - Epic Information Solutions
The word epic gets thrown around a lot in some circles, but Epic Information Solutions deserves the moniker.
Around since 1995 – though not with their current name – the MTS-owned company offers services in security, application development, networking; managed, print and professional services; unified communications, cloud computing, staffing solutions and more.
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