May 22

ERIEC webinar: How to Prepare for Success in Times of Uncertainty

We are pleased to announce that the Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC) will be hosting our last webinar for this quarter: How to Prepare for Success in Times of Uncertainty When: Thursday, June 18, 2020 10:00 AM -11:00 AM MT Keynote Speaker: Chris Izquierdo, CEO of DevFacto Technologies Chris Izquierdo is the founder of… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, May 22nd, 2020 and is filed under Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


May 19

ERIEC Webinar for Business Administration Professionals

We are pleased to announce that the Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC), in partnership with Northern Alberta Institute of Technology’s (NAIT) and Windmill Microlending will be hosting an online webinar: When: Thursday, June 11th 2020 at 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (Mountain Time) Where/Format: Zoom Webinar (the link to join the webinar will be… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, May 19th, 2020 and is filed under Employment, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


May 15

ERIEC Webinar: Opportunities in the Health Care Field

We are pleased to announce that the Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC), in partnership with NorQuest College and Career Loans will be hosting an online webinar: When: Wednesday, June 10th 2020 at 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM (Mountain Time) Where/Format: Zoom Webinar (the link will be provided to all the registered participants a couple… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, May 15th, 2020 and is filed under Employment, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Apr 30

A Loan Program that Helps Alberta Newcomers Gain Employment

One of the challenges skilled immigrants face in having their credentials recognized in Canada is the high cost of relicensing or training. Due to a lack of Canadian credit history and score, many newcomers are unable to obtain loans and, unless they draw from their savings, cannot afford these high costs. Thankfully, there are organizations… Read more »

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


Apr 17

Smart Connections webinar May 21

ERIEC is pleased to invite you to our upcoming Smart Connections webinar: Thursday, May 21, 2020 10:00 AM -11:00 AM Adapting Across Cultural Styles Tools Our workplaces are increasingly diverse because of international migration. Professionals who understand cultural adaptation and the range of cultural styles in our workplaces can be instrumental to organizational success. Join… Read more »

This entry was posted on Friday, April 17th, 2020 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Latest News, Mentees, Mentors, Other Interesting Topics, Smart Connections, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Apr 07

Newcomers & Coping with Stress During COVID-19

An invite from Prepare for Canada Free webinar tomorrow Wednesday, April 8th, 11:00 am MST! In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Prepare for Canada is dedicated to helping you through this difficult time. In our live webinar, Newcomers & Coping with Stress During COVID-19, we’ll discuss: • Common sources of stress when arriving in a… Read more »

This entry was posted on Tuesday, April 7th, 2020 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Latest News, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


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.


Nov 29

Webinar tomorrow: 3 Strategies to Finding Work in Canada

Frustrated with finding work in Canada? Not sure where to start? Applying online is not the only thing you need to do to get a job. This free of charge mini training will show you three practical strategies you can use right now to find work – and introduce you to a few other useful resources at… Read more »

This entry was posted on Wednesday, November 29th, 2017 and is filed under Canadian Workplace Culture, Employment, Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, The Wave, Upcoming Events.


Nov 16

Webinar: LinkedIn to your Next Job

Do you know that 94% of recruiters use LinkedIn for recruiting? Do you know how to use LinkedIn in job hunting? Join our webinar and learn some basic skills in using LinkedIn. In this webinar, you will learn: – Importance of LinkedIn – Various functions – Techniques of creating attractive profile – Strategies of approaching… Read more »

This entry was posted on Thursday, November 16th, 2017 and is filed under Employment, Latest News, Networking, Other Interesting Topics, Special Projects, Upcoming Events.