E-Newsletter

OTEC produces monthly eNews letters communicating industry trends and issues in addition to our Workforce Development Updates which include up-to-date articles and information on OTEC Partnerships and initiatives, training products, success stories and much more.

Partner Feature: Employment + Education Centre

The Employment and Education Centre (EEC), is a charitable, non-profit agency that has been serving members of the Brockville, Leeds and Grenville area since February 1, 1985. EEC has created a new tool to empower their clients to reach their potential and prepare them to live and compete in an ever changing environment. With a mission to “Empower clients with employment, financial and life skills to enhance their quality of life through the delivery of excellent service, EEC’s vision is being realized.

Learn more here!

February O-News: Emotional Intelligence in the Workplace

Did you know that emotional intelligence was ranked 6th in the World Economic Forum's list of the top skills that employees will need to thrive in the workplace?

Learn more in OTEC's February O-News!

Career Edge: H.E.A.T

While Career Edge has been providing employment services since 1987, they have recently launched a new initiative to provide job ready candidates for their region’s tourism and hospitality industry. With offices in Campbellford, Napanee, Northbrook, Picton and Trenton, as well as intermittent services in Brighton and Amherstview, Career Edge has the reach to support jobseekers and employers needing skills training and Employment Ontario employment services.

Learn more by visiting OTEC's Partner Feature!

January O-News: Tourism SkillsNet Ontario’s Workforce Network

Since OTEC introduced the Tourism SkillsNet Ontario in October 2018 to help create strategies and find solutions to solve evolving labour shortages across Ontario’s hospitality industry, much has happened. Bringing the industry and stakeholders together in 10 regions of Ontario to collaborate and focus on industry led solutions has created many positive outcomes to date.

Check out OTEC's January O-News to learn more!



November O-News: Destination Employment

Part of a new, innovative pilot project, OTEC is proud to be leading an initiative in Ontario to provide career opportunities for new Canadians and support the hiring needs of hospitality employers.

Check out OTEC's November O-News to learn more.

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To find out more about how OTEC can help improve your organization contact:


Adam Morrison
Vice President, Projects and Partnerships
416.622.1975 ext. 236 amorrison@otec.org