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.
Employment of prime-age workers saw an uptick
As they age, recent university-educated Canadians are faring pretty well in today’s labour market.
Gaps between job seekers and job openings are prevalent, but haven't grown in recent years
Payrolls of “small” enterprises keeping up, while “micro” businesses lag
The working-age employment rate hit an all-time high of 74.5%
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