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This section has the latest news on immigrant networks and immigrant employment in the Toronto Region.

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May 12, 2014

Diversity and immigration are important parts of Canada’s past, present and future.

Canadians have built a prosperous and civil society, one rich in opportunity, that people of many...

May 9, 2014

A headhunting firm that goes out of its way to validate immigrants’ foreign credentials. A Mexican newcomer who founded a networking group for Latin American graduates. A training program for...

May 9, 2014

From meetings in coffee shops to radio interviews to speed-mentoring sessions, Emiliano Mendez spends a lot time advising newcomers on finding a vocation in Canada.  An immigrant...

May 8, 2014

The Greater Toronto Area (GTA) is one of the most culturally diverse regions in North America, a significant advantage in today’s global marketplace. GTA employers need to tap into the diverse...

May 7, 2014

While researching job market shifts for a recent Thinkopolis labour report, we decided to take a closer look at which skills and abilities...

May 6, 2014

When Nicolae Stanca first came to Canada in 2007, he had 12 years of experience as a professional accountant in his native Moldova. Much of his career had been in a managerial role, having worked...

May 1, 2014

Allison Pond is the Executive Director of ACCES Employment, a leading newcomer serving agency in the Toronto area. We sat down with Allison to discuss strategies for successfully launching a...

May 1, 2014

New Caps for Federal Skill Worker Program Announced
Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) recently announced they will be accepting a higher number of applications to the...

February 25, 2014

Whether you’re mastering social selling, making yourself easier for future employers and clients to find, or recruiting top talent, it pays to be a LinkedIn power user. But do you know...

February 25, 2014

Being a lawyer gives you a lot of scope to socialize with people, whether it’s in large gatherings or a one-to-one meeting in a coffee house. Whichever case you’re involved in, think about all of...