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Newcomers to Canada Employment Dialogue by SFU-TD Engagement Centre

February 28, 2015 – 8:28 am | 2,259 views

The Dialogue will be held on March 24th from 5:30pm – 7:30pm at SFU Surrey. City staff from Parks and Rec and Human Resources Department will present at the event. Additionally, members of the …

2015 BC’s Annual Immigrant Professionals Conference

February 26, 2015 – 9:32 am | 1,814 views

The Conference will be held on March 21, 2015 at Hilton Metrotown Hotel from 8am to 4:30pm. The keynote is delivered by Iman Aghay, the founder of Success Road Academy which is the one of …

Highly qualified Muslim immigrants face employment discrimination

February 24, 2014 – 9:11 am | 1,932 views

Last week, Quebec business interests sounded an alarm about the negative economic ramifications on the province of the proposed values charter.
First the Conseil du patronat and then the head of a cable and media company …

Forest sector seeks skilled immigrants

March 12, 2013 – 3:34 pm | 1,391 views

Funds to help attract skilled immigrants into B.C. are assisting a local company.The Immigrant Employment Council of B.C. (IEC-BC) says Tolko Industries is one of 11 organizations to be awarded funding to help develop initiatives …

BC HRMA Diversity Roundtable: How to deal with language barriers in a Diverse Workforce

October 24, 2012 – 8:00 am | 1,411 views

Where: BC HRMA’s office
When: November 1, 2012 at 5:30pm
Sometimes, communication problems arise from language barriers such as unintelligible accented speech, a different tone in written documents, and/or the tone of one’s voice. At this RT …