CBC/The National: Fewer jobs for immigrants

CBC/The NationalMay 6, 2011 Amanda Lang Amanda Lang reports on how Canadians are faring in the job market after the economic crisis, with a focus on struggling young people, underemployed new Canadians, and the impact on men left jobless. Plus, Craig Alexander, Senior...

Maytree Blog: 2011 ALLIES Mentoring Conference: Good Ideas

May 6, 2011Maytree Blog “Maytree Conversations”On day one of the ALLIES conference (May 5, 2011), participants spent the afternoon in roundtable discussions on particular issues related to mentoring programs for skilled immigrant professionals.Read a quick...

Financial Post: Multicultural meritocracy

Tapping into the 76% of trained immigrants not working in their fields May 2, 2011Financial Post Mary Teresa Bitti One in five Canadian residents was born abroad. Each year since 1990, anywhere from 200,000 to 250,000 permanent residents have immigrated to Canada...