How to craft your unique value proposition

Credit to Author: Murali Murthy| Date: Thu, 04 Apr 2019 05:00:00 +0000

A value proposition is the answer to the two questions that your audience asks of you — the two questions that will help you progress to the next level, if answered correctly. And the two questions are: Why You? and So What? “Why should I hire you? Or choose your brand or buy from you?” […]

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The basics of getting a Canadian work permit

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Wed, 06 Mar 2019 05:40:25 +0000

Are you currently in Canada but not yet a permanent resident? In most circumstances, if you are a foreign national, but not yet a permanent resident of Canada, you need a work permit to work in Canada. Understanding the basics of Canadian work permits will help you follow Canadian immigration law and make your stay […]

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New caregiver pilot programs allow families to come along

Credit to Author: Canadian Immigrant| Date: Mon, 25 Feb 2019 08:33:52 +0000

Caregivers will soon have access to two new five-year caregiver immigration pilots that will replace the current Caring for Children and Caring for People with High Medical Needs pilot programs. The new pilots will allow caregivers to come to Canada together with their family and provide a pathway to permanent residence. Caregivers will also soon […]

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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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