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Thursday, June 14, 2018

COMMUNITY ECONOMICS | Edmonton Spring-Summer 2018 |

·       PINEYRO’S GENERAL CLEANING | Quality Business & Residential Cleaning Services | A family business owned & operated by Rodrigo & Jasmin, a lovely couple originally from Argentina & Mexico. We are lucky for Edmonton and Metro area is their home now – give them a call at 587.337.1844 | email: pineyrosgeneralcleaning@gmail.com (or) visit them online here: https://pineyrosgeneralcleaning.com | Very friendly. Thanks! 

·       MELNYK CONSULTANCY | Building the capacity of teams, individuals and organizations. New training courses just around the corner. About: Pauline Melnyk is a Change Management Practitioner/HR Professional focussing on organizational effectiveness, business transformation and program effectiveness. For more information, please call 780.417.2915 (or) visit her: https://melnykconsultancy.com … | Thanks! 

·       COLLABORATIVE LAW | Long Family & Collaborative Lawhttp://www.longfamilylaw.ca was founded by Edmonton lawyer Linda Long, QC in 2004. Long Family Law Group LLP – 780.461.8416 – has grown to 5 lawyers + one student-at-law supported by 4 full time staff. See their site for details | Thanks! 

·        LEGALSHIELD | T: 780.708.1460 | Smart, simple legal coverage starts here! Protect your family/business, and your personal identity with a simple, comprehensive coverage from LegalShield and IDShield. Trusted, Effective, Affordable, Reputable. Call Cheryl Watts for a free consultation – or visit: https://cherylwatts.wearelegalshield.com … | Thanks!



Wednesday, June 13, 2018

COMMUNITY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | Edmonton & Calgary ...

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT CED - MBA | Earn your MBA on Weekends in Edmonton or Calgary: with classes scheduled about 16 weekends a year, this MBA program caters to working people who need flexibility to balance work, family and studies. The MBA in Community Economic Development resonates with people working in the public sector, community organizations, social enterprises and entrepreneurial businesses, attracting learners who want to make a difference in their organizations and communities.

All courses are delivered face-to-face on weekends by acclaimed faculty from all across Canada, allowing you to advance your career while continuing to work by earning your MBA degree in 24 to 26 months in any of the 8 cities of program delivery. Fully approved by Alberta's Minister of Advanced Education and Technology, this program has already been delivered in Edmonton for 15 years, with over 60 Learners currently enrolled. An affordable program, with tuition paid on a course by course basis, and eligible for student loans, Credit Union and Bank Education Lines of Credit, and RRSP lifelong learning loans.

·       Meet us in Calgary | Monday June 18th 12noon and 5pm at SAIT (Heritage Hall Room AA117, SAIT Main Campus); Tuesday June 19th 7:45am and 12noon at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce (Samuel Donald Room)

·       Meet us in Edmonton | Thursday June 21st 4pm and 6pm at NAIT (Room W114) | Friday June 22nd 7:30am at the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce (6th Floor Small Conference Room) and Friday June 22nd 12noon at NAIT (Room W114)


Contact: mba@cbu.ca | Mobile-Text: 1.902.317.3754Cape Breton University now offers its unique MBA degree in 8 cities across Canada: Edmonton, Calgary, Kingston, Toronto, Brandon, Saskatoon, Whitehorse, and Sydney, with a 15 year impeccable track record delivering the program outside the CBU main campus.

Wednesday, June 6, 2018

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society |

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society (AOTA) is a grassroots, charitable organization that believes in fostering renewal and artistic fellowship through arts celebrations, signature art festivals and traditions. The Society’s goals are to and create opportunities for all individuals to experience the joy of artistic expression and to nurture creative and educational environments. | The Position: Food & Food Vendor Coordinator | Hours of Work: The Food and Food Vendor Coordinator will work as contractor to Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society. | The Job: Under the guidance/direction of the Executive Director, the Food and Food Vendor Coordinator will prepare and execute meals for volunteers, pre, during/post festival. This position is responsible for the overall management and coordination of all food vending operations at the Kaleido Family Arts Festival and Deep Freeze Festival.

The full job description can be accessed here:


TO APPLY | Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society, 9351 - 118 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T5G 0N3 | Telephone: 780.471.1580 | e: info@artsontheave.org

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society |

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Position: Volunteer Coordinator | Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society is a grassroots, charitable organization that believes in fostering renewal and artistic fellowship through arts celebrations, signature art festivals and traditions. The Society’s goals are to create opportunities for all individuals to experience the joy of artistic expression and to nurture creative and educational environments.

General Job Description: This is a (.6) part-time position, with additional hours required during planning and development of the two annual arts festivals, Kaleido Family Arts Festival (second weekend in September) and Deep Freeze Byzantine Winter Festival (second weekend in January). Hours are mostly evenings with a split shift alternating every Friday and Saturday. The Volunteer Coordinator/Event Planner will report to the Arts on the Ave Executive Director and The Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse Operations Manager for regular Volunteer Coordinator duties, and during the two annual festivals will report to the Festival Director and Festival Producer. The Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for the recruitment, coordination and management of volunteers for the Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse (150 volunteers), Kaleido Family Arts Festival (298 volunteers) and Deep Freeze: A Byzantine Winter Festival (285 volunteers). This includes updating policy and procedures, maintaining dBase, communications, volunteer, recruitment, orientation and recognition, scheduling and coordination of volunteers and program evaluation. This part-time contract position as soon as possible with your hours increasing leading up to the festival. Additional hours and evenings are normal, and are to be expected.

The full job description can be accessed here:


Submit CV/Covering Letter in confidence to: info@artsontheave.org | We thank all applicants. Only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in working at Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: Kaleido Family Arts Festival |

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY | Position: Kaleido Family Arts Festival – Programmer | Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society (AOTA) is a grassroots, charitable organization that believes in fostering renewal and artistic fellowship through arts celebrations, signature art festivals and traditions. The Society’s goals are to and create opportunities for all individuals to experience the joy of artistic expression and to nurture creative and educational environments. | AOTA is a small non-profit organization focused on community development and arts programming. Our home base is the volunteer-driven Carrot Community Arts Coffeehouse where we program and develop workshops, special events, art exhibitions, public art projects, and two annual arts festivals: Kaleido Family Arts Festival and Deep Freeze: A Byzantine Winter Festival.

General Job Description: This is a part-time position, with additional hours required during the Kaleido Family Arts Festival (September 14-16th, 2018). Hours are mostly day shifts with the occasional evening or weekend shift. The Programmer will report to the Arts on the Ave Executive Director/Festival Director. The Programmer is responsible for assisting the Festival’s Artistic Director and the Festival Production Team with various administrative tasks around the programming, planning and execution of the Kaleido Family Arts Festival. This part-time contract position as soon as possible (June 11th 2018) with your hours increasing leading up to the festival. Additional hours and evenings are normal, and are to be expected.

The full job description can be accessed here:


Submit CV/Covering Letter in confidence to: info@artsontheave.org | We thank all applicants. Only individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in working at Arts on the Ave Edmonton Society.

Monday, June 4, 2018

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT > Capacity Building Courses |


PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT | MELNYK CONSULTANCY | Building the capacity of organizations, teams and individuals. New 2018 training courses coming up | Pauline Melnyk is a Change Management Practitioner & Human Resources Professional focussing on organizational effectiveness, business transformation & program effectiveness. For more information, please visit: https://melnykconsultancy.com … | Join Us!