Brendon Bernard is an Economist at the Indeed Hiring Lab, focusing on the Canadian labour market. His research interests include analyzing how detailed trends in the job market fit in with broader developments in the Canadian economy. Brendon was previously an economist with Department of Finance Canada, where he focused on analyzing Canadian financial sector policy and the U.S. economy. He holds a Master’s in Economics from the Vancouver School of Economics at University of British Columbia, as well as a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Queen's University.
It’s clear the March employment numbers — covering the week of the 15th to 21st — are going to be ugly.
Hiring intentions down across all provinces, with Alberta furthest from trend.
Job searches for these companies surged as the COVID-19 crisis progressed.
Economic uncertainty continues to hit a wide range of sectors.
Job seekers increasingly taking heed of social distancing.
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