Programs and partnerships

It's simple. Work means different things to different people, which is why we work differently. That means creating an array of programs and partnerships that connect clients and job seekers—and their unique needs—in ways that benefit our communities. That's right, we want to make everyone happy. Check them out.

CEO for One Month
CEO for One Month

Perhaps the most famous of all, this global program helps aspiring young professionals launch their careers.


The future's a big deal, so what's better than raising millions for our charity partner in North America and across the globe?

Aspire Academy
Aspire Academy

Gain new skills and invest in your career development - for free. Learn more about the upskilling opportunities available to you and how to get started whenever you are ready.

Forklift upskilling program
Forklift Upskilling Program

Exceptional general labour associates can become certified forklift operators and move into higher paying positions.

Diversity through local partnerships


We have a diversity committee dedicated to forming local partnerships with organizations that help job seekers -- for example, the YWCA, immigrant services, multicultural groups, indigenous people’s associations, women’s networks, LGBTQ advocates, community colleges... and many others. It’s possible you’ve been in touch with one of them. After all, we have about 100!

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Memberships & affiliations

Memberships & affiliations

Association of Canadian Search, Employment and Staffing Services (ACSESS)

ACSESS is the voice of the staffing services and recruitment industry in Canada. Adecco and several employees have been active members since 1994. Doug Hamlyn, Adecco’s Vice President of Finance, is currently serving on the Board of Directors.

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Excellence Canada

Founded in 1992 by Industry Canada, Excellence Canada is an independent, not-for-profit corporation that is dedicated to developing standards and advancing organizational performance across Canada. Adecco is proud to be a Founding Partner of Excellence Canada.

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Other memberships

  • Boards of Trade (in various cities where we operate)
  • Canadian Professional Sales Association
  • Human Resources Professional Association
  • World Employment Confederation (previously CIETT)
  • Young Presidents Organization
  • Communitech
  • Organization of Canadian Nuclear Industries (OCNI)
  • ISNetworld
  • Edmonton Construction Association
  • Edmonton Executive Association
  • Saskatoon Executive Association
  • Canadian Materials Handling Distribution Society (BC)
  • Chambers of Commerce in most cities in Canada
  • WXN