CareerJul 19, 2023

How to use the STAR method to ace your job interview in Canada

As a newcomer to Canada, getting to the interview stage in your job search after weeks or months of networking, reviewing job listings, and submitting resumes can be exciting. Now, you’re much closer to landing the job you want, but there are still a few crucial steps left.  [...]

CareerJun 28, 2023

10 newcomer tips to find a job in Canada

Finding your first job in Canada as a newcomer isn’t always easy. Navigating your way through a new job market and work culture requires preparation and dedicated effort. Whether it’s building your network, perfecting your resume, or getting some much-needed Canadian experience, there’s a lot you should be [...]

CareerFeb 8, 2023

15 job search mistakes to avoid as a newcomer in Canada

For most newcomers, finding a job in Canada is a priority. Delays in your job search process can cause financial stress during your initial months in Canada. In addition, a prolonged job search can result in an employment gap on your resume, impacting your ability to find suitable jobs [...]

CareerNov 12, 2020

Coffee chats: Questions you should ask to network better

Networking is a way of life in Canada and is crucial to finding a role in your field of work. Previously, people networked solely at conferences, events or over in-person coffee chats or informational interviews. Today, thanks to technology, networking has gone virtual. So, as [...]

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CareerNov 5, 2020

How to find a mentor in Canada: Tips for newcomers

For many newcomers in Canada, finding a job and getting back in their field of work feels like an uphill task. While it does take effort (and patience) to find meaningful employment, there are various resources and tools available that you, as a newcomer, can leverage to ease your [...]

CareerAug 10, 2020

How to prepare for a job interview in Canada

As a newcomer in Canada, you may likely have had one or many job interviews before you moved. However, interviewing for the first time in a new country, in a new culture, can be nerve-wracking. A little information, access to valuable resources, and some practice can go a long [...]

CareerJul 9, 2020

10 common job interview questions and how to answer them

A job application process often begins with sharing your resume and progresses to one or multiple rounds of interviews. As a newcomer in Canada, this may (most likely) not be your first time in a job interview, but it doesn’t hurt to brush up on some of the basic interview [...]

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