Learn: How to use your personal brand to open career doors

Last week, Arrive, in collaboration with the RBC Brampton Newcomer Branch, organized a personal branding workshop for newcomers in Canada. About 50 newcomers from varied backgrounds attended the workshop at the RBC Meeting Place in Brampton where they had a one of a kind opportunity to learn and master the fundamentals of building a personal brand. 

The workshop began with an opening note from Tanmay Mukherjee (Branch Manager, RBC) and a presentation by Sonia Sidhu (Product Lead, Arrive). Attendees were then split into five groups for a deep-dive into personal branding. The groups were led by facilitators: Neelam Advani (Assistant Branch Manager, RBC Brampton Newcomer Branch), Clarinda Andres (Digital Financial Advisor, RBC), Sonia Sidhu (Product Lead, Arrive), Wanzi Silva (Banking Advisor, RBC Meeting Place), and Taranum Khan (TESL Career Strategist, Consultant and Arrive Ambassador). 

Here are some photo highlights from the workshop:

Tanmay Mukherjee, Branch Manager, RBC, introducing the RBC meeting place
Sonia Sidhu, Product Lead, Arrive, delivering the opening presentation
Clarinda Andres, Digital Financial Advisor at RBC, guiding her workshop group
Clarinda Andres, Digital Financial Advisor at RBC, guiding her workshop group
Attendee and newcomer, David Rogers presenting his personal brand statement to the group
Sonia leading her group through a personal branding workshop
Attendee Syed Naqvi presenting his personal brand statement to his group
From Left to Right: Kanchan Mehta, RBC Personal Banking Advisor; Sonia Sidhu, Product Lead, Arrive; Jennifer Buyinza, Banking Advisor, RBC 
Group photo with attendees and staff from RBC and Arrive

Explore the topic of personal branding in more depth through our previously held webinar and authored blog

Arrive frequently conducts webinars and in-person events for newcomers to help them feel supported and guided at each phase of their journey in Canada. Stay tuned for our upcoming events by following us on our social channels: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.