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Finding Value in Community with Professional Immigrant Networks

Friday | April 20, 2018 | by Shaunna-Marie Kerr

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What do organizations like the Arab Canadian Lawyers Association, Indo-Canadian Community of Professionals, and the Chinese Workers Support Network have in common? They are all examples of professional immigrant associations. Volunteer-led and run by skilled immigrants, each association is organized based on a profession, ethnicity, or both, and has...

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Tips for Gaining Work Experience

Wednesday | April 18, 2018 | by Meghavaty Suresh

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Now that I work a full-time job and my school days are behind me, I have been doing some retrospective thinking. What were the surprises, issues, and experiences that shaped my journey? Among the many things that come to mind, one that stands out is work experience. Having work...

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How Project Management Skills Can Help Your Career

Monday | April 16, 2018 | by Susan Ranford

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According to the Project Management Institute (PMI), project management is defined as “the application of knowledge, skills, tools, and techniques to project activities to meet the project requirements.” It is essentially managing a project through to completion through careful coordination with your team. Project management sounds easy, right? Tell...

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What to Expect When Working with a Canadian Recruiter

Thursday | April 12, 2018 | by Anne Greenwood

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Recruitment companies can be an accessible avenue for job leads in Canada. Skilled immigrants are seen as highly attractive and eligible candidates, particularly for recruiters working with companies that value diversity. With a better understanding of the process and how to stand out, internationally educated professionals can have great...

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Webinar Recap: Improving Your Express Entry Ranking

Monday | April 9, 2018 | by WES Advisor

Express Entry ranking

WES Advisor recently hosted a webinar with Canadian immigration attorney, David Cohen, on how to increase your Express Entry ranking score and boost the likelihood of receiving an invitation to apply (ITA) for Canadian permanent residence. If you missed the webinar, it is now available for viewing on-demand; to...

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