Arrive and RBC go beyond with their work for newcomers to Canada

Arrive is proud to be part of RBC, winner of the Employer Award for Newcomer Employment 2019. Yesterday, RBC was acknowledged for helping newcomers advance in their careers by overcoming various labour market barriers and improving their overall settlement experience in Canada. Find out more about the award here. Arrive reimagines the world of newcomer assistance in a way that challenges the…

Top 5 questions in every newcomer’s mind

Newcomers in Canada or those moving to Canada soon usually have a lot of questions related to their move as well as a career in Canada. Prior to my move, I had a ton of questions too and spent a lot of time searching for answers online. The Arrive team has been interacting with newcomers and guiding them for a while now…

Webinar: Accepting your first job offer as a newcomer in Canada

Salary negotiations and references are two important elements while accepting a job offer; they are also areas where most newcomers struggle. Salary negotiations involve discussing a job offer with a prospective employer to negotiate a salary and benefits package that’s in line with the market (and hopefully, that meets or exceeds your needs). It usually includes all aspects of compensation, including salary,…

Job search checklist for newcomers to Canada

As newcomers start planning their move to Canada, one of the top concerns shared is related to job search and employment. The most common query we receive is how to be better prepared and/or find a job before landing. If you’ve decided on your landing date and are moving soon, check out Arrive’s easy-to-follow timeline and task list: 16 weeks to arrival…

Arrive newcomer interview workshop recap in pictures

Arrive, in collaboration with LinkedIn, organized an interview workshop for newcomers in Canada at the LinkedIn headquarters in Toronto this past month. At this event, newcomers had the opportunity to hear interview tips from various industry professionals and refine their interview skills through one-on-one mock interview sessions. Here are some photo highlights of the event: Starting off with opening talks by Amanda…

Tips for negotiating your salary in Canada

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For newcomers in Canada, the initial phase of job search can be very stressful but once you successfully navigate the stages of creating the perfect resume, cover letter, and nailing the interview, you’re only a couple of steps away from securing your desired job offer in a new city and a new country. An important part of accepting the job offer is…

Webinar: How to master your interview and get the job

Job interviews are an excellent opportunity for potential employers to find the best candidate who fits the role and has skills that align with company needs. At the same time, interviews are also a good medium for candidates to meet with the employer, ask questions, and gauge if they like the culture and work environment. With this webinar on interview preparation, Arrive,…