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 Penrice, Relationship Manager, Higher Education – LinkedIn Learning Solutions and Alex Pierzchalski, Account Executive, Small Business – Sales, LinkedIn

Newcomers interacting with and taking in the advice from Arrive’s panel members

Marlene Mortensen, RBC Global Recruitment, coaching a newcomer during the one-on-one mock interview session

Anthony Chan, Head & Founder, RBC Reach sharing advice with a newcomer

Delicious food by Freshii

Shikha Bhuchar, Co-founder Arrive along with Amanda Penrice  picking winners for the prizes

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About Arrive

Arrive is powered by RBC Ventures Inc, a subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada. In collaboration with RBC, Arrive is dedicated to helping newcomers achieve their life, career, and financial goals in Canada. An important part of establishing your financial life in Canada is finding the right partner to invest in your financial success. RBC is the largest bank in Canada* and here to be your partner in all of your financial needs. RBC supports Arrive, and with a 150-year commitment to newcomer success in Canada, RBC goes the extra mile in support and funding to ensure that the Arrive newcomer platform is FREE to all. Working with RBC, Arrive can help you get your financial life in Canada started – right now. Learn about your banking options in Canada and be prepared. Click here to book an appointment with an advisor.

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