NFB ‘In Canada’ film reflects on themes of journey, arrival and belonging

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:30:52 +0000

Canadian Immigrant presents National Film Board films on immigration and diversity. The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is a federal cultural agency within the portfolio of the Canadian Heritage Department. Its mission is to provide, through film, “new perspectives on Canada and the world from Canadian points of view” — and immigrant voices have […]

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Immigrating to Canada under a provincial nominee program

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2019 20:12:16 +0000

Do you already know in which province in Canada you want to live? You can immigrate to Canada under a provincial nominee program (PNP) Although immigration decisions for all provinces and territories (excluding Quebec) are technically made by the federal Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC), provinces have some say over immigration matters. After all, […]

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Documentary from NFB archives a must-watch for Black History Month

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 06 Feb 2019 20:20:09 +0000

Canadian Immigrant presents National Film Board films on immigration and diversity The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is a federal cultural agency within the portfolio of the Canadian Heritage Department. Its mission is to provide, through film, “new perspectives on Canada and the world from Canadian points of view” — and immigrant voices have […]

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10 steps to build a WOW LinkedIn profile

Credit to Author: Murali Murthy| Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 23:27:19 +0000

Did you know that your LinkedIn profile is one of the first things that people see when they look you up on the internet? What impression is your current profile conveying to them? As a skilled immigrant or newcomer trying to overcome barriers, a strong LinkedIn profile can: enhance your credentials connect with experts grow your network and […]

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List of licensing bodies for regulated professions in Canada

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 22:35:02 +0000

Is your profession regulated in Canada? If so, your international education may not be enough to start practising in your field here once you immigrate. Many professions, from health care to teaching to trades are regulated in Canada, meaning you will need to be certified to practise here. Depending on what your international credentials are, […]

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7 ways to prepare for career challenges before you immigrate

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 23 Jan 2019 17:30:55 +0000

A checklist for skilled immigrants to establish their career before they arrive in Canada Here are seven things to consider when planning for your career transition in Canada. Research the Canadian job market and what industries have a need for employees. Is your industry in demand? Do you have skills you could transfer to one […]

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List of pre-arrival programs for Canadian immigrants

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 20:19:43 +0000

Got your PR visa in hand? Take advantage of pre-arrival services before you land in Canada Congratulations! Your application to immigrate to Canada has been approved.  Fortunately for immigrants today, there are many pre-arrival services and workshops aimed at helping you get ready for the big move — and with more coming on the horizon. […]

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NFB film ‘Things Arab Men Say’ says a lot about stereotypes

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Tue, 11 Dec 2018 18:43:26 +0000

Canadian Immigrant presents National Film Board films on immigration and diversity The National Film Board of Canada (NFB) is a federal cultural agency within the portfolio of the Canadian Heritage Department. Its mission is to provide, through film, “new perspectives on Canada and the world from Canadian points of view” — and immigrant voices have been a big […]

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New pre-arrival webinar series for immigrants

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Sat, 01 Dec 2018 20:25:15 +0000

ACCES Employment and RBC partner in a new webinar series for newly arrived or soon-to-arrive immigrants For newcomers arriving in Canada, finding employment is among their top priorities, with 64 per cent ranking it in their top five. To help newcomers adjust to their new life, ACCES Employment and Royal Bank of Canada have announced […]

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Multicultural Calendar: December 2018

Credit to Author: Margaret Jetelina| Date: Mon, 03 Dec 2018 06:52:03 +0000

December 2018 1 Rosa Parks Day (U.S.A.) commemorates Rosa Park’s arrest in 1955 for refusing to give up her seat on a bus just because she was Black.   1 World AIDS Day (UN, WHO) is a joint effort made by the UN and the WHO to educate about HIV/AIDS.   1 National Day (Romania) […]

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