Burlington Named Top Livable City

I was proud to see that my hometown of Burlington ranks as the top livable city in Ontario, and the 5th in Canada in a new study published in the Globe & Mail. 

“Looking for the perfect place to call home is a profoundly personal journey influenced by countless factors,” writes Mahima Singh and Chen Wang.

To complete their data-driven analysis, the Globe's 2023 Edition of Canada’s Most Livable Cities ranking selected 10 categories—Amenities, Climate, Community, Demographics, Economy, Education, Health Care, Housing, Safety, and Transportation.

In addition to overall rankings for the top 100 of 439 communities, the scores are also broken down by category

Source of Data: Environics Analytics, Environment & Climate Change Canada, and CMHC


McMaster Graduates Ranked Among the Most Employable in the World

McMaster graduates continue to rank among the world’s most employable, according to a key ranking from Times Higher Education.  McMaster ranked 85th in the world and 5th in Canada in this year’s Global Employability Ranking. "Our graduates have earned a global reputation for the creativity and collaborative spirit they bring to the workforce,” says McMaster President and Vice-chancellor David Farrar.  

“The employability ranking reflects our commitment to fostering the type of innovative thinking and critical problem-solving skills graduates need to excel in their professional lives.”  

The Global Employability Ranking surveys managers and recruiters from top companies across the world responsible for recruiting over 800,000 graduates in the past year. This year, more than 100,000 votes were cast by over 11,500 people across 44 countries. 

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