Jan 23

January is Mentoring Month!

January is national Mentoring Month in Canada. What better way to celebrate than to start our 9th cohort of mentors and mentees in ERIEC’s Career Mentorship Program! It’s our largest cohort ever with 27 mentees matched! We have previously written about the program here and here. The mentees are from all over the world: Bangladesh,… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013 and is filed under Career Mentorship.


Jan 09

Tips for Onboarding Skilled Immigrants

This article by Jill Chesley, Project Coordinator, ERIEC, was first published in the Commerce News; The Voice of Business in Edmonton, in December of 2012, Vol. 34 No.11.  By popular demand we are posting it here as well! It is projected that by 2025, immigrants will constitute 100% of the growth in the Canadian labour market. Combine… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 and is filed under Career Mentorship, Other Interesting Topics.


Sep 26

Have you ever wondered who participates in ERIEC’s Career Mentorship Program?

This month ERIEC’s 8th Career Mentorship Program cohort started, and it’s our largest ever! 21 mentees have been matched with 20 mentors in this program. We wrote a blog about the program here. The mentees are from all over the world: Bangladesh, China, El Salvador, Egypt, Eritrea, India, Malaysia, Myanmar, Pakistan, Philippines, Senegal, South Sudan,… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 and is filed under Other Interesting Topics.