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Inside Their Business and STAMP

Laura Imhoff, attended the Timmins Chamber of Commerce event on Thursday, January 12, 2017.  Robert Deluce President and CEO gave an update on Porter Airlines as they celebrate its 5th year of operating in Timmins.  This event gave Laura an opportunity to network with BEAM clients and continue to promote the STAMP initiative.   In [...]

Upcoming presentations

Cora Ethier and Kait-Lynn Gooch, are traveling to Haileybury on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, for a Social Media and Web Presence presentation with Enterprise Temiskaming and Head Start in Business. NEOnet will be presenting to small business start-ups the importance of a Web Presence and how Social Media can help their growth and marketing [...]

Labour Market Indicators Workshop

On Monday, January 16, 2017, NEOnet will travel with the Far Northeast Training Board to Moose Factory for the Labour Market Indicators workshop. This hands-on workshop is designed to assist local organizations and employers interpret key labour market demand and supply indicators unique to Northern Ontario. Learning how to read and use information can assist [...]

CRTC Declares Broadband Internet a Basic Service

On Wednesday, December, 21st 2016, the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC), declared that broadband Internet is a basic telecommunication service, and handed down a ruling that ordered the country’s internet service providers (ISPs) to begin working towards being able to provide and boost services in rural and isolated areas, which Jean-Pierre Blais, the CRTC [...]

Happy Holidays and Happy New Year

  Christmas arrived early at NEOnet with stockings hung with care, and a tree to celebrate the festivities. The early decorations allowed us to record our 2016 Season's Greeting video message that began airing on the local CTV channel.  We also recently held our last Board Meeting of the calendar year, followed by our traditional [...]

Evidence-Based Labour Market Planning

On Wednesday, December 7, 2016, Laura Imhoff and Cora-Lynn Ethier, attended an informative one-day interactive workshop hosted by the Far Northeast Training Board (FNETB).  The workshop provided hands-on exercises to help participants identify local labour market indicators (LLMI). These indicators can help and be very useful when planning for future projects in our area with [...]

Brains and Bellies Feed

On November 30th, 2016, NEOnet joined our partners PIC and Northern College Entrepreneurship Centre, for the Brains and Bellies Feed. The event was to educate students and individuals on the potential of becoming entrepreneurs. The event at Northern College, Porcupine Campus, generated some attention of the students, there was approximately 25 participants that joined us [...]

Northern College Funding Announcement

On Friday, November 25th, 2016, NEOnet staff attended the funding announcement for Northern College’s Integrated Emergency Services Complex. Marc Serré, Member of Parliament for Nickel Belt, made the announcement on behalf of the Honorable Navdeep Bains. The event took place in the Atrium of Northern College’s Porcupine Campus, with staff members of Northern College, and [...]

Employment Options Emploi, Employers Breakfast

NEOnet was invited to the Employers Breakfast, at Cedar Meadows, on December 1st 2016, that was hosted by Employment Options Emploi, with attendees of local businesses. Employment Options Emploi, spoke and gave information on how to apply and information regarding Canadian-Ontario Job Gran. In addition, they also went in some details about the Youth Programs [...]