Apr 02

Business that Withstands Crisis

Steps to Form a Business that Withstands Crisis A workshop, provided by TCLI Foundation TCLI Foundation is a registered non-profit organization in Canada geared towards effecting societal changes through literature, arts and culture. Building a strong community and reinforcing shared spaces to aid one another, towards strength, freedom, independence and satisfaction. About this Event Join… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, April 2nd, 2020 and is filed under Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Apr 01

Canadian Immigration & Coronavirus

Canadian Immigration & Coronavirus: What You Need to Know Free webinar by Prepare for Canada Prepare For Canada Webinars Destination Canada Information Inc.’s “Prepare for Canada” program helps prospective immigrants to prepare for success in Canada by delivering quality seminars and information focusing on job preparedness and settlement first steps, operating overseas and in-Canada through… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 1st, 2020 and is filed under Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave.


Mar 16

COVID-19 and ERIEC’s Business Continuity Approach

Dear mentors, mentees and community supporters, We wanted to provide an update on the actions that are being taken to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and support the health and well-being of our stakeholders. Our thoughts go out to all who have been affected by the outbreak of the virus. Like many… Read more »

This entry was posted on Monday, March 16th, 2020 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Connector Program, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Mar 09

NAIT Information Session for International Students

A message from NAIT This Thursday (March 12), the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) is hosting an event specific for international prospects and applicants to NAIT. This information session is designed to give prospective international students and applicants an understanding of how to choose a program at NAIT. The benefit of attending is to… Read more »

This entry was posted on Monday, March 9th, 2020 and is filed under Latest News, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Mar 05

Upcoming Info Session for ETIP

ENGINEERS’ AND TECHNOLOGISTS’ INTEGRATION ENGINEERS’ AND TECHNOLOGISTS’ (ETIP) INTEGRATION PROGRAM A unique program designed for internationally educated engineers to find work in their field of expertise in Alberta The Edmonton Mennonite Centre for Newcomers (EMCN) has been offering the Engineers’ and Technologists’ Integration Program (ETIP) since 1996, and has successfully bridged more than 1000 engineering… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, March 5th, 2020 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Employment, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Regulatory Bodies, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Mar 04

Joel Pushparaj – A Connectee / Mentee Story

The Career Mentorship Program (CMP) and the Connector Program matches newcomer immigrant professionals (mentees / connectees) in the Edmonton region with established professionals and local business leaders / employers (mentors / connectors) who share a similar occupational background and creates networks through real-life connections and experience. Joel Pushparaj is an internationally trained Project Manager who… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 4th, 2020 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Connector Program, Employment, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, Other Interesting Topics.


Mar 04

Workshop on Tax Savings

A workshop, provided by TCLI Foundation TCLI Foundation is a registered non-profit organization in Canada geared towards effecting societal changes through literature, arts and culture. Building a strong community and reinforcing shared spaces to aid one another, towards strength, freedom, independence and satisfaction. TCLI Foundation presents a workshop on tax savings! Come and join the… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 4th, 2020 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Feb 27

Global Talent Conference 2020: Succeeding Professionally in Canada

The 10th Edmonton Global Talent Conference drew an impressive gathering of 257 of the best and the brightest, internationally educated professionals at the Fantasyland Hotel & Conference Centre on Monday, February 24th, 2020. ERIEC’s Executive Director and conference host, Doug Piquette, welcomed the gathering and introduced the Honorable Jason Copping, Minister of Labour and Immigration… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, February 27th, 2020 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Global Talent Conference, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Networking, The Wave.


Jan 31

Building your Business

Building Your Business – An Immigrant Perspective A message from Catholic Social Services, Edmonton Are you an immigrant who owns a business/self-employed or wants to start a business? Come to our free learning days. Learn from other immigrant entrepreneurs and organizations that help entrepreneurs. Friday, March 6 , 2020 – 11:30 AM to 2:30 PM… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, January 31st, 2020 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Employment, Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Jan 30

Understanding Newcomer Experiences of Inclusion

A message from the Centre for Race and Culture Are you a newcomer to Canada? We want to know your thoughts on your settlement process for our survey! You will get a $10 Tim Horton’s gift card for completing our survey on newcomer inclusion in Alberta. The Understanding Newcomer Experiences of Inclusion (UNEOI) is a… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, January 30th, 2020 and is filed under Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Research, Special Projects, The Wave.