Articles and resources on finding a career in Canada.

CareerFinanceMarch 2, 2020

SMART goals for new Canadians: How to succeed with confidence

Uprooting your life in the country where you were born and raised and moving to a new place, a new country is challenging and takes immense courage. Newcomers choose to come to Canada for a myriad of reasons: Some make the journey to escape violent environments, others come to expand [...]

CareerNovember 8, 2019

Think and act like an entrepreneur: Roxana’s story

My name is Roxana Radulescu and I’m from Romania. I moved to Toronto with my husband and two kids in March, 2017. Back in Romania, I graduated with a degree in philology and continued with a master’s degree in knowledge and project management. During University, I worked for a human [...]

CareerOctober 30, 2019

Untapped potential: Canada’s immigrant wage gap (Part 3)

Author: Joyce Pang This is the last blog of our three-part series on RBC Economics’ recently published report “Untapped Potential: Canada needs to close its immigrant wage gap”. In the first blog, we talked about how networking can help newcomers succeed in the labour market. In the previous blog, we [...]

CareerOctober 21, 2019

Untapped potential: Canada’s immigrant wage gap (Part 2)

Author: Joyce Pang   This is the second blog to our three-part series on RBC Economics’ recently published report 'Untapped Potential: Canada needs to close its immigrant wage gap.' In the previous blog, we talked about what the immigrant wage gap is, and newcomers can do to succeed in Canada. [...]

CareerOctober 18, 2019

Connections help you get your foot in the door: Paulo’s story

My name is Paulo Mattos and I moved to Toronto in 2018 as an international student from Brazil. I am a business development professional with over a decade of experience working in the real estate and tourism industries. I graduated with a degree in international business and business administration from [...]

CareerOctober 16, 2019

Untapped potential: Canada’s immigrant wage gap (Part 1)

Author: Joyce Pang   Recently, RBC Economics’ published a report titled, “Untapped Potential: Canada needs to close its immigrant wage gap” — this is the first blog of our three-part series, examining the findings of the report, and elaborating on the progress that can be made, and opportunities for newcomers [...]

CareerOctober 4, 2019

Winning as an immigrant entrepreneur: Gelaine’s story

My name is Gelaine Santiago and I’m a social entrepreneur, an online storyteller, and a passionate advocate for diversity and ethics in business. I was born in the Philippines and my family immigrated to Canada when I was three. I was recently named one of RBC’s Top 25 Canadian Immigrants [...]

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