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Business Development Officers and Marketing Researchers and Consultants  (NOC 4163)
Cape Breton Region
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Outlook & Prospects for Business Development Officers and Marketing Researchers and Consultants in Cape Breton Region

The future forecast and current conditions for an occupation can vary based on location or due to changes in the economy, technology, or demand for a product or service.

Provincial Employment Potential Information

The following table identifies employment conditions within Nova Scotia.

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Table on the employment potential for Business Development Officers and Marketing Researchers and Consultants in Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Nova Scotia Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

For the 2014-2016 period, the employment outlook is expected to be fair for Business Development Officers and Marketing Researchers and Consultants (NOC 4163) in Nova Scotia.

This outlook is the result of an analysis of a number of factors that influence employment prospects in this occupation. Some of the key findings are that:

  • Employment is expected to decline.
  • A large number of people are expected to retire.
  • This occupation has recently experienced high levels of unemployment.
Table on the employment potential for Business Development Officers and Marketing Researchers and Consultants in Cape Breton Region as well as in the rest of the Nova Scotia.
Location Employment Potential Release Date
Annapolis Valley Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
Cape Breton Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
Halifax Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
North Shore Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29
Southern Region Fair   (2 of 3 stars) 2015-05-29

Provincial / Territorial Labour Market News

Week of Aug 17 - Aug 21, 2015
  • Haskapa has opened a retail outlet in Mahone Bay. The company will use the location to sell Haskap jams, berries and beverages.
  • Glooscap Ventures is planning a retail development at Glooscap First Nation. It is anticipated to generate 150 to 175 full- and part-time jobs, with the first phase completed by September 2016.
  • The television show Haven has been cancelled. Based primarily in Chester and Lunenburg, the production has employed local workers in a variety of industries and contributed an estimated $140M to the provincial economy since 2010.
Week of Aug 10 - Aug 14, 2015 Week of Aug 03 - Aug 07, 2015 Week of Jul 27 - Jul 31, 2015
Please consult the Cape Breton Region and Canada tabs for more useful information related to outlook.