Mentoring key to newcomers’ success

December 16, 2009Radio-Canada International, The Link New immigrants with professional qualifications often credit a mentor for their success in Canada. Since 2004, more than 5,000 newcomers have had the chance to connect with Canadian professionals and to build new...

Looking back at ten years of immigration in Toronto

December 31, 2009CBC Radio, Metro Morning According to the latest statistics, more than half of Toronto’s population was born outside Canada and this city is also home to the largest group of visible minorities in the country. CBC Metro Morning’s guest...

New bridging program at York

Metro Canada December 16, 2009 Rafael Brusilow jpeg ” alt=”” width=”201″ height=”149″ /> Mentoring is a big part of York University’s Bridging Program for Internationally Educated Professionals. For internationally educated...

Awards honours mentors and new Canadians

Mentoring program includes 50 corporate partners, 3,400 mentors December 14, 2009Canadian HR Reporter Shannon Klie The recession has made it even harder for new, skilled immigrants to find jobs in their field. No one knows this better than Kenneth Chiguvare, an...