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​Ask an Expert Series  

Ask questions and learn from the experts on important topics like Health and Safety, HR, Accounting, Marketing, Business Planning, Restructuring and Mental Health.  Ask an Expert is organized by the County of Simcoe, regional Small Business Enterprise Centres, and regional Community Futures Development Corporations. ​​More information about Ask the Expert Series, including recordings of previous sessions can be found here.

Upcoming Events​​​ 

 Ask an Expert: ​Employee Mental Health and Wellness 

Business leaders, wellness and Human Resource professionals are invited to join us on April 28 between 10 and 11 a.m. for advice, guidance and best-practices for supporting the mental health and wellness of yourself and your employees. Experts Liz Grummett and Sandy Kriegish will provide insights on ways that leaders can keep their employees, themselves and their businesses active and healthy. Register here:

To register, visit: https://employeementalhealthandwellness.eventbrite.ca 

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Virtual Job Fair 

​On April 26 between 2 and 6 p.m., the County and area partners, including member municipalities, the Cities of Barrie and Orillia, Georgian College, Lakehead University, Employment Ontario, the Simcoe Muskoka Workforce Development Board, Regional Tourism Organization 7 and the Province of Ontario, are collaborating on another virtual Work in Simcoe County job fair.

​To learn more and register, please visit: https://workinsimcoecounty.ca/virtual-job-fair-april/

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​Simcoe Muskoka Skilled Trades Expo - Helping students picture themselves in a career they can build



Award Winning Skilled Trades Expo 2017, with approximately 2,500 Grade 7, 8 and 12 students from around Simcoe County were introduced to more than 40 skilled trades.

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​​Award Winning Simcoe Muskoka​​ Skilled Trades Expo, held June 8, 2016.