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Willis College Lion’s Den Entrepreneurial Project

Willis College’s business students are challenged to apply their skills from project management, business management, and marketing classes and become entrepreneurs developing their own business proposals. Students have just seven weeks to work together to take an idea and make it into the next big thing. At the end of the seven weeks, students make their business pitches to the […]

Focus on Youth Careers

Focus on Youth Careers is a pilot program that was created by ICTC (Information and Communications Technology Council)  to provide 45 post-secondary graduates from the Ottawa area with the skills needed to get an entry level job as a Java developer. In partnership with Willis College, program participants will receive: 1. career preparation training, 2. intense technical training […]

Willis College Featured in Ottawa Woman Magazine

Ottawa Women Magazine Willis College, High Paying IT Jobs Available Willis College is calling on employment agencies, settlement organizations and job-seekers to contact them immediately for jobs that are available and need to be filled. Individuals who are willing to undergo some training will be able to fill existing opportunities at Fortinet, a Fortune 500 company that […]

Willis-Fortinet partnership featured in the Ottawa Business Journal.

Willis-Fortinet partnership featured in the Ottawa Business Journal (OBJ). Tech firm faces tough assignment to find talent Lack of network security grads has Fortinet wondering what’s next for Ottawa operations A California-based network security firm with a significant local presence says it might have to scale back growth projections for its Ottawa operations because it can’t find […]