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How I Found My First Job in Canada as a New Immigrant

Written by Sundar Nadimpalli I recently found a job in Canada, and I owe my success to a systematic approach. This is how you can also find your first job in Canada as a new immigrant. Use Pre-Arrival Services I got my confirmation of PR email from IRCC in September 2017. The email listed organizations

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How to Write a Resume that Gets You Job Interviews

Written by Arcelia Camacho, PMP   The purpose of your resume is to get a job interview. That is why your resume has to be tailored to the job description, achievement-oriented, and error-free. Here’s how you can write a resume that gives the employer confidence in inviting you to interview. Gather your keywords. When you

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Finding a Job: a Newcomer’s point of view

Written by Omar A. Hasan Looking for a job in your domain in Canada is not an easy task, especially for newcomers like us. When we find our first job in Canada, we often don’t have time to tell people about our journey. That is why you may not see as many success stories as

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How Can a Volunteering Experience Benefit my Career in Canada?

Written by Arcelia Camacho, PMP, Cert. APM A version of this article was originally published at Settlement.Org   You have heard it before. Volunteering is a way to acquire work experience in Canada and even to get a job. While volunteering might not guarantee you a job, it could significantly improve your probabilities when you

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What should I know about phone interviews?

Written by Arcelia Camacho, PMP Originally published at Settlement.org Also known as a screening interview, phone interviews are used by employers and recruiters to short-list you for an in-person interview. During a phone interview, you answer questions about your relevant work experience, qualifications, and salary expectations for the job.   When and why are phone interviews

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