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…

Build Your Personal Brand in 3 Simple Steps

In my previous blog, we learned about personal branding –  the process of effectively packaging and marketing yourself: your skills and capabilities, work experience, interests, and education – all those things that set you apart. We also outlined how it can help you gain a competitive edge in the Canadian job market. Now let’s talk about building your personal brand in three…

Personal Branding for a Successful Career in Canada

When we hear the word ‘brand’ we may instantly think of well-known products like Nike, Google, Apple and Amazon. Each is immediately recognizable and stands for something that is distinctly their own. This month Arrive is focused on supporting newcomers on their personal brand. In Canada, it is an important factor in your career journey. This blog will outline the basics of…

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,…

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,…

Webinar: How to write a winning resume and get hired

For most newcomers, finding employment in the field or industry of their choice is a top priority. Being prepared with a resume that aligns with the Canadian format is a pre-requisite. With this webinar, Arrive, in collaboration with Canada’s largest bank, the Royal Bank of Canada, will help you create a resume that will get you noticed in the Canadian job market.…

Webinar: 5 Winning LinkedIn Strategies for Newcomers

As a newcomer, coming to Canada and finding a job can sometimes be a challenging experience. There are so many steps to take towards being workplace ready for the Canadian job market. Through this webinar series, Arrive, in collaboration with Canada’s largest bank, the Royal Bank of Canada, is here to help. Did you know that LinkedIn is the top networking site…