News Haliburton County hosting Labour Market Workshop SHARE ON: Phil McCabe, contributor, Tuesday, Feb. 12th, 2019 The county is looking to better understand the workforce in the area. Haliburton County took to Twitter to announce that the Workforce Development Board/Local Employment Planning Council is hosting a new workshop. According to the WDB/LEPC, who operate in Haliburton Northumberland Peterborough and Kawartha Lakes, the workshop is called “Top industries: Understanding Key Business Sectors in Haliburton” The goal of the workshop is to bring together employers and services say WDB, who suggests that the event is a “must attend for individuals and organizations looking to further understand the region’s workforce.” Organizers say the workshop is designed in such a way that it will look at the challenges, and opportunities for building a localized training and skills in the Haliburton area. As part of the workshop Labour Market Analyst, Andrew Bell of WDB will show attendees a report that details the current employment distribution across the county. The event starts at 1:00pm Thursday of next week, and its expected to only last an hour. To register for the workshop click here.