Career Month

Industry events for newcomers.

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For Immigrants

Manitoba Start is the first place to go when you arrive in Winnipeg.

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For Immigrants

Plan for settlement and job success before you move.

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For Immigrants

Develop skills and prepare for employment with our career services.

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For Employers

Find skilled workers and diversify your workplace.

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Manitoba Start selected to present at DevLearn’s Demofest!

This year, Manitoba Start was thrilled to be selected to showcase our New Employee Orientation Program at DevLearn – the largest conference geared for training and learning professionals in North America. Our interactive 30-minute elearning program was developed in-house and provides new employees the opportunity to learn about our business and our… Read More >

Manitoba Start Receives 2016 Career Development Award of Excellence

Manitoba Start was honoured to accept Career Trek’s 2016 Career Development Award of Excellence. This award recognizes Manitoba Start’s innovation in advancing career and program development in support of our vision: A stronger Manitoba workforce built on cultural diversity and global talent. Manitoba Start uses a client-centred approach in offering newcomers career… Read More >

Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month

November is Manitoba Career and Workforce Development Month. Throughout Career and Workforce Development Month 2016 Manitoba Start will host several industry-specific events to provide newcomers with an opportunity to better understand Manitoba industries and the related competencies and career pathways. Click here to see upcoming events.

Manitoba Start Annual General Meeting 2015/16

Highlights from 2015/16: Since October, 2010, Manitoba Start has served 30,174 unique newcomer clients. Manitoba Start served 6,866 first-time and returning newcomer clients. 4,142 newcomers registered for Career Services. 3,282 newcomers gained employment with support from Career Services and Job Matching teams. 5,643 coaching sessions to support newcomers in career planning and… Read More >

Information Session: Civil Service Commission
Dec 13 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Learn about: diversity and inclusion programming within the government of Manitoba, understanding the hiring process, how to write your cover letter and resume, tips for the individual who has not applied to government before, what to do and not do in the interview process, what things influence the decision of who will be successful, how to prepare for the interview, how to use your experience from your home country.

Register via EventBrite.


Employer Café – Shaw Communications @ Manitoba Start
Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Pre-screening event for Technical Support Representatives and Sales Consultants.

Shaw Communications – Flyer

“Manitoba Start knows how to support and get new Manitobans off to a great start!”

Leslie Wilson, HR Coordinator, Visions of Independence

“You were always ready to supply me with great prospects.”

Ahmed, Associate Owner, Shoppers Drug Mart (2422)


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Winnipeg, Manitoba
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Dec 23 Noon - Jan 2
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