Media Literacy Week

Canada’s 17th Media Literacy Week is taking place October 24 to 28. Media Literacy Week is an annual event promoting digital and media literacy, with schools, libraries, museums and community groups organizing events and activities throughout the week. This year, MediaSmarts will be bringing you plenty of new activities and shareables and more great ways to promote media digital literacy […]

Discover Online Safety Workshop

Discover Online Safety Workshop - Get Cyber Safe & MediaSmarts This workshop will equip you with the knowledge and tools you need to create strong passwords, download apps safely and avoid online scams. Get Cyber Safe and MediaSmarts, in line with Cyber Security Awareness Month and Media Literacy Week 2022, invite older adults to Discover Online Safety. This workshop will equip […]

Financial Literacy Month

Each November, Canadians celebrate Financial Literacy Month. Encourage your readers to discover new ways to become more savvy with their money! Visit ABC Life Literacy Canada's website to download free resources for Financial Literacy Month, including activity booklets, print and digital ads, and more.

Webinar: Trust in Truth

Consistent national polls show low trust in what we hear in our media, but the level of mistrust does not always carry over into local news organizations. This session explores what that can mean when maintaining trust in our local newspapers and how to explain that when monetizing our efforts. • A public hungry for […]


OCNA Independent Publishers’ Retreat

The OCNA is excited to announce that the 2022 Independent Publishers' Retreat will take place in person on Fri Nov 4th and Sat Nov 5th at the Deerhurst Resort in Huntsville. This is a great opportunity to network with your peers, share experiences and learn about issues and resources that might impact your business. Sessions […]

Canadian Community Newspaper Awards winners announcement

The winners of the Canadian Community Newspaper Awards will be announced on the News Media Canada website on Monday, November 14, 2022. This year's competition includes entries from 2020 and 2021 in recognition of the industry’s dedicated service to Canadian communities in the midst of unprecedented challenges. Three new categories have also been added: Best Multimedia […]

Webinar: Winning The Talent War

Have you ever struggled to recruit the right person for your team? And if you were able to find them, was it even more difficult to keep them? More than ever before, talent is in peak demand and companies are having to completely change the way they view human capital in order to stay competitive. […]


How To Have Your Best Sales Year Yet (webinar)

This one-of-a-kind session will help you review 2022 and plan for 2023! This will be all meat. No fat. You and your teams should be there. You’ll get 3 tips every 30 minutes on how to WIN, MORE, FASTER in SALES! Presenter: Daniel Grissom Register by December 5Click here for online registration Cost: $35; $45 after deadline (December 5)

Classifieds 2023: Top Five Revenue Opportunities (webinar)

Today’s classifieds struggle at almost every newspaper. And yet, there are papers from Florida to Montana with hundreds of ads in all categories. Let Janet DeGeorge share their TOP FIVE REVENUE secrets with you for a great revenue boost in 2023. Presenter: Janet DeGeorge, president of Classified Executive Training & Consulting Register by January 16Click here for online registration


Family Literacy Day

Every year on January 27, ABC Life Literacy Canada hosts Family Literacy Day, the largest national family literacy event in Canada. Literacy organizations, schools, libraries and media groups will coordinate numerous literacy-themed events and activities across the country in honour of this special initiative. Family Literacy Day® is a national awareness initiative created by ABC […]


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