Jul 24

Alberta Online Fair

Why you should attend Prepare for Canada’s Settlement in Alberta Online Fair? Attending the online fair could not be easier.  All you have to do is make sure that you are registered and wait until the fair opens then click on the link in your email to enter the virtual fair. It is as simple… Read more »

This entry was posted on Monday, July 24th, 2017 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Employment, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Regulatory Bodies, Research, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Apr 15

CPA

Join CPA for lunch and network with established accounting professionals from your area. Learn how to develop your own personal brand and hear from a professional accountant who has used their designation to take their career to the next level. Meet with staff from CPA Alberta Joint Venture and talk about how the new CPA designation… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 15th, 2015 and is filed under Employment, Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.


Feb 04

Alberta Accountants Connector Program Events

 Two exciting events coming up in February and March provided by Chartered Professional Accountants (CPA) in Edmonton:   Speed Interviewing Event: Edmonton, February 18 The Connector Program’s Speed Interviewing Event provides you with the opportunity to refine your interviewing and conversation skills, and gain constructive feedback through a series of short 10 minute interviews. Participating… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Speed Career Networking.


Sep 10

Temporary Foreign Worker Program – FAQ webinar

Provided by Marie Gervais at Shift Management Join us on Wednesday, September 17 at 9 a.m. MST for our webinar FAQ with foreign worker experts Donald Igbokwe and Emili Gomez.   Find answers to these questions and more: What are the reforms to the TFW program? How do these changes affect employers, TWs, permanent residents,… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 and is filed under Employment, Latest News.


Aug 21

Enbridge Lays Down the Pipelines for Immigrant Talent to Succeed

Published by www.hireimmigrants.ca earlier in August 2014 Enbridge has long been deliberate about creating an inclusive and welcoming workplace, making it an employer of choice for immigrant talent.  “The treatment and equitable possibilities for immigrants are remarkable. Enbridge is a leader in promoting, supporting, and embracing diversity in the workplace. An intercultural space is the… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, August 21st, 2014 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Employment, Latest News.


Oct 23

What are big oil and gas companies looking for?

By Baisakhi Roy    An interview taken from Canadian Immigrant ( www.canadianimmigrant.ca ) with James Edwards, TransCanada Corp.’s Manager of Corporate Talent Strategy. The following questions are discussed: What are some of the job prospects in this industry today? What do you look for when hiring? What qualifications do internationally trained professionals need to have… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics.


Aug 07

Smart Connections: A new networking event offered by ERIEC!

Are you new to Canada? Are you an internationally trained Accounting or Finance professional? Are you struggling to make connections or find employment in your field? If the answer is ‘Yes’ to these questions, you might consider attending this event:  Smart Connections for Accounting and Finance Professionals     Thursday, September 19th, 2013, 8:30 – 12:30… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects.


Jun 12

Alberta – A Preferred Destination for Newcomers

According to Statistics Canada’s 2011 National Household Survey, more immigrants are choosing to settle in Alberta, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Alberta welcomed 12.4 per cent of all newcomers in 2011, up from 9.3 per cent in 2006, while five per cent of all immigrants chose to settle in Manitoba, up from 2.8 per cent five years… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, June 12th, 2013 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics.


Apr 24

ERIEC presents: A Profile of Violet Poon – Director of Program Development, Immigrant Access Fund Society of Alberta (IAF)

Violet Poon’s work has been supporting the integration of immigrants for almost 7 years through her work at the Bredin Institute, NorQuest College, and now with the Immigrant Access Fund or IAF. The mandate of IAF is to provide loans up to $10 000 to support immigrants by paying for courses or exams so they… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, April 24th, 2013 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics.


Mar 06

2013 Edmonton Global Talent Conference – A Huge Success!!!

Last Thursday, February 28th, ERIEC’s 3rd Annual Conference, the 2013 Edmonton Global Talent Conference, at the Fantasyland Hotel Conference Centre was an AMAZING day! The capacity crowd of 120 immigrant professionals and 65 business leaders, professional association representatives and people from various levels of government spent the day together, learning from and networking with each… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 and is filed under Global Talent Conference, Other Interesting Topics.