Ascend Canada conference encourages Pan-Asian professionals to ‘innovate to differentiate’

Ascend Canada, a non-profit Pan-Asian organization with a mission to advance pan-Asian talent, held its sixth Annual Fall Conference on October 12, featuring interactive workshops and thought-provoking panel discussions on the theme of “Innovate to Differentiate.” Ascend Canada, which offers programming throughout the year to develop leadership skills, and provide mentoring and networking opportunities, brought […]

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Start your career in Canada as a freelancer, says contract work expert

So, you are a recent immigrant and seeking employment. You have probably already heard all the right advice. Design a great resumé. Send out effective cover letters. Create a full online profile, and network, network, network. You are doing it all, but not getting the offers you want. One way to turn things around is […]

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Learn and connect at immigrant fairs in Alberta this month

          New to Canada? Canadian Immigrant magazine’s signature Career, Education & Settlement Immigrant Fair is coming back to Calgary, October, 28, 2017, Saturday, at the Telus Convention Centre (120  9 Ave SE),  and Edmonton, October 30, Monday, at the Shaw Conference Centre (9797 Jasper Ave) from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  […]

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Why emotional intelligence is vital for career advancement  

As a potential candidate, you might look great on paper, but do you have the emotional intelligence it takes to be a great addition to your employer’s team? How well you do in your career and life is not determined by how high your IQ is, but rather your EQ. So, what’s the difference between […]

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Jobs outlook looks positive in Canada

What direction is the Canadian labour market going? Canadian Immigrant takes a look at current stats, and some of the in-demand professions today and for the future. A positive path To look at the numbers, the jobs outlook in Canada is moving down a positive path. This spring, the labour market saw a strong wave […]

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Tomorrow! Halifax Career, Education and Settlement Immigrant Fair

Canadian Immigrant magazine’s third annual Career, Education and Settlement Immigrant Fair in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is set for Friday, September 8, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the World Trade and Convention Centre. In addition to a tradeshow of diverse exhibitors, including employment services, education institutes and social service agencies, the event offers newcomers plenty of opportunities to network and […]

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Automation at work: future-proof your career

It’s no secret that technology is playing an increasingly bigger role in our work and life — whether it is how you order your lunch at a fast-food restaurant, how you purchase a phone, how you communicate with loved ones or how you do your job. Technological advancements are everywhere and more are coming by […]

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Make new connections at our upcoming Career, Education and Settlement Immigrant Fair

There’s nothing like making a connection in person. Even in today’s age of social networking, when you meet a potential employer or new contact in person, a stronger connection is made. That’s why attending events like our Career, Education and Settlement Immigrant Fair can make such a big difference in an immigrant’s life. In addition to a […]

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Don’t miss a day of inspiration and connection at the Halifax Career, Education and Settlement Immigrant Fair

Canadian Immigrant magazine’s third annual Career, Education and Settlement Immigrant Fair in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is set for Friday, September 8, 2017, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., at the World Trade and Convention Centre. In addition to a tradeshow of diverse exhibitors, including employment services, education institutes and social service agencies, the event offers newcomers plenty of opportunities to network and […]

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