Knowledge Hub

A hub for resources relating to career development and employment in Nova Scotia.

Index of Community Engagement Techniques

This resource is a comprehensive list of community engagement techniques that can be selected based on the level of engagement you are conducting. Techniques include a description, helpful resources...

Outreach & Engagement Community Toolkit

This Toolkit makes community planning more accessible to grassroots movements and organizations with limited financial resources by helping individuals and stakeholders kick-start important...

Community Engagement Toolkit

The purpose of this document is to create a shared understanding of community engagement as an ongoing cycle and to provide a framework to guide your planning and implementation. As you use this...

The Governance Guys

Paul and Andrew break down the art and science of governance to help increase your expertise as a Board Director and to encourage, motivate, and inspire you to join a Board. We believe that when...

Certificate in Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

The Certificate in Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion explores the struggles organizations face in achieving equity, inclusion, and harmonious environments. Through participation in the certificate,...

The Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Advantage

In this workshop, you’ll discover practical tools to create more diverse, equitable and inclusive workspaces where everyone can feel a sense of belonging. You’ll also explore the role of perceptions...

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Toolkit

This comprehensive 7-part DEI Toolkit Series is designed to equip organizations with essential frameworks and practical guidance for addressing historical inequities while fostering the development...

One Minute Governance

Are you a director, senior executive, investor, or someone who’s just curious about corporate governance? Tune in for insights about how things work inside and outside the boardroom, based on 20...

Governance Video Series

Recreation Nova Scotia has created a series of twenty videos on the subject of board governance, with topics ranging from creating a mission and vision statement, to recruiting new members, to...

Strategies for Inclusive Engagement

In this Webinar, Amy Hubbard provides an overview of some of the tools and practices to promote inclusive engagement, which she defines as providing “people with opportunities to participate by...

Beyond Inclusion: Equity in Public Engagement

Simon Fraser University’s Morris J. Wosk Centre for Dialogue developed the Beyond Inclusion guide through a participatory research and consultation process from 2019-2020 involving community...

A Farm of Silos

This poem is the author's response to the Harvard Business Review’s “What makes a great leader?” video. Inspired by the video’s breakdown of leadership into architect, bridger, and catalyst, the...


2023 Nova Scotia Career and Employment Student Symposium

View recordings of research presentations on topics relating to career development and employment, presented by students from across Nova Scotia.

Innovation Video Series

A province-wide video project documenting innovations and unique employment narratives found within the Nova Scotia Works employment services system.

CEI Youth Engagement Framework

A resource for those looking to better support youth (18-34 years) in the early phases of their careers. Developed from peer-reviewed research, stories of successful initiatives, downloadable tools, and more.


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Participatory Action Research

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Social Impact Assessments

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Knowledge Mobilization

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