Aug 13

Running on Six Cylinders: Rethinking Diversity with Hamlin Grange

An interesting webinar for employers hosted by our dedicated partner Marie Gervais. Join us on Wednesday, August 27 at 11 a.m. MST to hear from Hamlin Grange, Strategist and expert in diverse team Management and performance Learn how to: Think and act strategically about diversity management Engage staff and other stakeholders in championing diversity programming… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, August 13th, 2014 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture,Employment,Latest News,Mentors.


Aug 06

Webinar on the new Express Entry

In January 2015, Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) will launch a new electronic system called Express Entry to manage applications for permanent residence in certain economic programs. Canada needs high levels of immigration to meet current and future labour market needs, which will ensure our economic growth and long-term prosperity. Express Entry will allow us… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 and is filed under Latest News,Other Interesting Topics,Upcoming Events.


Jul 30

Why Responding to a Job Posting is a ‘Waste of Time’

by Lou Adler, LinkedIn Influencer While we know that there are people who will get hired by responding to a job posting, it’s the least effective and the least personal way to get a job, argues the author, Lou Adler. He goes on to state the following: 1. Recruiters find ‘people for jobs’, not ‘jobs… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, July 30th, 2014 and is filed under Employment,Networking,Other Interesting Topics.


Jul 15

How to connect with global talent in Edmonton?

by Mahary Gregory My name is Mahary Gregory, I am a civil engineer at Jacobs Canada Inc.  The first time I heard about ERIEC was through Evgueni Tormantovski, a colleague who introduced and invited me to an ERIEC working meeting. What was my first impression? I was quite impressed with the preparation that had been… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, July 15th, 2014 and is filed under Mentors,Networking,Speed Career Networking.


Jul 02

Ishpreet Lamba, a Mentor’s Story

By Tetyana Khramova, Career Mentorship Program Director This is the last of the series of publications about 2014 Global Talent Conference which ERIEC hosted earlier this year. There were numerous of great speeches and workshops delivered to the group of over 150 internationally trained professionals and employer leaders from Edmonton region. The exceptional speech was… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014 and is filed under Global Talent Conference,Mentors.


Jun 20

Mentoring Star Awards

By Tetyana Khramova, Career Mentorship Program Director Today we continue the series of publications about the Annual Global Talent Conference which ERIEC hosted on February 27, 2014. Over 150 internationally trained professionals and employer leaders from Edmonton region attended the conference. The ERIEC team was very proud to share some interesting statistics with the audience…. Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, June 20th, 2014 and is filed under Awards,Career Mentorship,Mentors.


Jun 05

Adesiji Rabiu – Role Model & Ambassador

Adesiji Rabiu is a Project Management Specialist at Enbridge Pipelines Inc. At Enbridge, he also chairs ENBRACE, an employee resource group, which supports the ongoing creation of an inclusive workplace that embraces Internationally Educated Professionals (IEPs) and leverages the strengths in the diversity of perspectives, backgrounds, education and culture of all Enbridge employees and contractors. Adesiji sits… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, June 5th, 2014 and is filed under Mentors.


May 23

Information Session for Internationally Trained Lawyers

The Law Society of Alberta invites you to attend an information session for internationally trained lawyers. http://www.mailoutinteractive.com/Industry/View.aspx?id=567015&p=b72a When? Date: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 Time: 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.  Location:    Law Society’s Edmonton Office Suite 800 (8th floor) Bell Tower, 10104 103 Avenue What? Representatives from the Law Society of Alberta, Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council and the Alberta legal community will review the… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, May 23rd, 2014 and is filed under Latest News,Regulatory Bodies.