John Juricic

First Nations Employment & Cultural Conversations

The recent troubling discoveries of unmarked Residential School gravesites across Canada has been startling & distressing. These events have challenged many Canadians to ask ourselves about how we can better understand and learn about Indigenous history and...

Technology Sector employment review for First Nations Communities

I’ve been involved with Labour Market Partnerships focussed on Regional Workforce Diversity for several years. My involvement and dialogue with Lower Vancouver Island First Nations communities has been rewarding and enlightening. Our collective goals have been to...

Tsawout Big House

A significant learning result arising from the relationship building and understanding between the Lower Vancouver Island First Nations communities and Industry Sector representatives has been the recognition and appreciation specific to cultural awareness when...

Kelly Edzerza-Bapty – Principle of Obsidian Architecture

In this podcast I have the pleasure of digitally meeting & chatting with Kelly Edzerza-Bapty. Kelly is one of the premier Indigenous business leaders in Canada.  She is an Architect and Industrial Designer based in Golden, BC, and the second Indigenous and first...

ĆELÁSET Educated Based Program – Tsawout Nation

At our February 17th First Nations & Industry HR monthly meeting we were introduced to and reviewed the CELASET program being managed and delivered thru a partnership arrangement between Camosun College and the Tsawout Nation in the Peninsula, and funded by the...

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