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News & Events from the YWCA | Monthly Archives: January 2018

Feb. 20 Employer Info Session with Adecco

Are you looking ahead to the next steps in your career? Join us for our upcoming employer info session with a leading Saskatoon recruiter. A representative from Adecco will provide an overview, share best practices for applying and answer your questions. Adecco is a world leader in professional staffing. In Saskatoon and surrounding areas, Adecco recruits […]

The Fastest Growing Sport in North America!

Pickleball is a paddle sport (similar to a racquet sport) that combines elements of badminton, tennis and table tennis. Two, three, or four players use solid paddles made of wood or composite materials to hit a perforated polymer ball, similar to a wiffle ball, over a net. The sport shares features of other racquet sports, the dimensions […]

New Yoga Class at Fitness on 25th!

Based on a very positive feedback on our all yoga classes, we decided to start yoga on Tuesdays at lunch time. With this new Tuesday yoga class together with other classes throughout the week, you can benefit from positive aspects of yoga and get away from daily daily hustle and bustle. Know About The Instructor Rachel […]

Summer Jobs

Attention Students!  Now is the time that employers are advertising for summer student positions!  This could be a chance to work in your field of study and have some relevant work to put on your resume when graduation time comes.  While there is competition for these positions, you don’t have to compete with non-students as […]

Making Fitness Your Priority Beyond the New Year

In the New Year, like clockwork, New Year’s resolutioners flock to their local fitness facilities with the hope that this year will be different in terms of achieving their fitness goals. Though, come spring, much of that New Year’s motivation is lost. Val Kirk, a personal trainer at the YWCA, suggests looking at fitness as […]

How to Find a Job as a Young Worker in This Changing Landscape

The first step for any successful job search is a goal: What kind of job do you want to have? When considering this question, keep in mind the work you’d like to do on a day-to-day basis, the salary you need, and what kind of office culture works well for you. But once you’ve got […]

A Friendly Reminder on Eating: Make It Mindful!

How we feel while eating impacts the body’s ability to metabolize food.   The ancient poet Rumi once said: “The satiated man and the hungry man do not see the same thing when they upon a loaf of bread.” Although in today’s world that loaf of bread may be gluten free or sprouted, the truth […]

Jan. 26 Employer Information Session with SaskTel

Are you interested in a career with SaskTel? Come out to the YWCA and learn about the current opportunities for employment with this employer. At this information session, you will have an opportunity to hear a representative from SaskTel  providing an overview and sharing best practices for applying for work with their company. This is a […]