Toronto WorkOne

Success Story Spotlights 2016

On this page you'll find City of Toronto Workforce Development success stories about job seekers, employer partnerships and employment initiatives. New stories will be added throughout the year.

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Meet Sondley

Read about Sondley's journey and how he was connected to a CIBC job opportunity through a City of Toronto employment program.


Meet Paige

Read about Paige's entrepreneurship journey and how the City of Toronto helped her start her own business.


Meet Lula

Read about Lula's journey and how the Job Incentive Program can help people gain important work experience.


Meet Peter

Read about Peter's journey and how the City of Toronto supports internship opportunities.


Meet Oscar

Read about Oscar's journey and how he was connected to his first job in Canada through a City of Toronto and Starbucks Coffee Canada partnership.


Meet Zahra

Read about Zahra's journey and how she was connected to a full-time job at Canada Goose through a City of Toronto recruitment initiative.

Achieving Financial Goals: MPower Money Coaching Program

I've already saved $400!

Read about the MPower Money Coaching program and how participants moved towards reaching their financial goals.


StarterSpace @Crossways

Read about how StarterSpace @Crossways provides a space for young entrepreneurs to build and grow their businesses.