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Olga Scherbina is appointed as a Board Member to the Vancouver Multicultural Society

January 8, 2009 – 8:01 pm | 1,451 views

Olga Shcherbyna was invited to join the Vancouver Multicultural Society. VMS is an umbrella organization representing ethnocultural communities in the Vancouver Lower Mainland, Vancouver Multicultural Society is the oldest multicultural society in BC. VMS coordinates public-education and advocacy projects that …

Metro Vancouver Leaders Summit on Immigrant Employment to be held October 22 at Wosk Centre

October 8, 2008 – 8:45 pm | 1,083 views

ALLIES has awarded the Vancouver Foundation a Start-up Phase One grant. Vancouver is Canada’s immigrant gateway of the west. Its foreign-born population has more than doubled since 1981 and today nearly 40% of the city’s residents are born outside of Canada.
The Metro …

Olga Shcherbyna has been interviewed by the CGA-BC magazine – Outlook

September 8, 2008 – 8:49 pm | 1,147 views

September 2008 issue of the Outlook featured an article titled «International Students benefit from CGA Designation». Olga Shcherbyna was interviewed as an HR Consultant working with many organizations in BC to eliminate immigrant employment barriers:
«What I think is good about the CGA designation is it provides an opportunity …

Canadian immigrant labour market: Analysis by region of highest postsecondary education

July 31, 2008 – 9:01 pm | 1,033 views

As immigrants integrate into the Canadian labour market, many initially face difficulties finding employment. A new study reveals that even university-educated immigrants aged 25 to 54 who arrived in Canada within the previous five years were less likely to be employed …

Immigrant Talent Integration Project: BC HRMA Member Survey 2007

February 20, 2008 – 10:19 pm | 1,592 views

Conducted by Olga Scherbyna and Patrick Coady, this report represents the results from an online survey of 3,800 BC HRMA members that was conducted between December 04, 2007, and January 02, 2008. The questionnaire, posted …