Month August 2022
Archive for August 2022
Destination Northern Ontario is calling for participants to access the Fast Track to Success Cooperative Marketing Program!
What is it?Successful Fast Track to Success (FTS) participants have the opportunity to work with Destination Northern Ontario to leverage their marketing investments, dollar for dollar. How do I know if I qualify? Applicants will be required to meet the following criteria to apply to theco-op marketing program: Completion of the Fast Track to Success…Keep reading
Lock Tours and Charters Have Returned to Sault Ste. Marie
For the first time in over ten years, people will be able to depart from the Canadian side of the St. Mary’s River at Roberta Bodnar Park in Sault Ste. Marie for a lock tour. There are scheduled daily tours through the locks and along the waterfront, as well as opportunities for private charters for…Keep reading
Employment trends in the tourism sector: Where are the gaps?
There are now and have been for the last several years employment gaps in the tourism industry. These gaps have been increased since the onset of the pandemic. Traditional positions like housekeepers, cooks, food and beverage servers, dockhands maintenance and general management are all essential to supporting a vibrant tourism sector. What is Tourism SkillsNet…Keep reading
Staycation Tax Credit perfect excuse to explore Northern Ontario
With most of the province’s residents within the 401 corridors, Northern Ontario remains a mystery to a large number of people. Being within driving distance as well as a Staycation Tax Credit available this year, the summer of 2022 is a perfect time for residents all over Ontario to explore all that Northern Ontario has to…Keep reading