This information is provided to assist employers and employees in understanding some of the latest changes in labour market information and opportunities in the workplace.
Labour Market Information
Labour Market News is published monthly to provide a timely snapshot of local labour market information.
The following publications have been produced by Alberta Employment and Immigration for employers.
Building and Educating Tomorrow’s Workforce – A Workforce Strategy – Strategies targeting specific sectors, as well as the Aboriginal population to inform, attract, develop and retain Alberta's workforce.
Inventory of Government of Alberta Initiatives (Addressing Labour and Skills Shortages)
Inventory of Major Alberta Projects (lists major projects in Alberta valued at $5 million or greater (an increase from the previous minimum of $2 million) that are planned, underway, or have recently been completed.)
Information Resources Catalogue (information on publications about career planning, the workplace and human resource strategies for employers and the labour market)
Industry and Employer Toolkit – a comprehensive listing of the information and services available to employers who want to continue building their company and industry.
Job Smart – Tips for staying employed
Labour Market Dashboards - a series of economic indicators identifying labour and skill shortages or surpluses in industry sectors:
- Agriculture and Agri-Food Industry
- Construction Industry
- Finance Insurance and Real Estate Industry
- Forestry and Forestry Products Industry
- Information and Communication Technology Industry
- Health Care Industry
- Manufacturing Industry
- Mining, Oil and Gas Industry
- Public Administration Industry
- Retail Industry
- Tourism Industry
- Transportation Industry
Labour Market News - region-specific labour market newsletters, profiles and documents
Workplace Health and Safety – A large selection of health and safety booklets, bulletins and manuals produced by the Government of Alberta
Cool Companies – magazine for Entrepreneurs, by Entrepreneurs
Edmonton Commerce News (produced by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce)
Network – The official publication of the Human Resources Institute of Alberta (HRIA
Perspectives on Labour and Income – a Statistics Canada publication that brings together and analyzes a wide range of labour and income data.