Brendon Bernard

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Brendon Bernard

Brendon Bernard

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.


October Labour Force Survey: A Sleepy October After A Wild Summer

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The unemployment rate ticked down as fewer youth were looking for work.


State of the labour Market

October Labour Force Survey Preview: Despite Fewer Unemployed, Jobless Spells Remain Long

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Average duration of joblessness is high compared with the low unemployment rate.


Occupation Spotlight

Cannabis-Related Searches Double Over Week Prior to Legalization

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Front-page headlines, hour-long line-ups… and a dramatic jump in job searches. The legalization of cannabis was top of mind across Canada last week, and also apparent in job seeker interest on Indeed.


State of the labour Market

September Labour Force Survey: The Wild Ride of Part-Time Employment Continues

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The wild ride of part-time employment continues - up, down, and now up again.



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