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Newcomer Story: Grace Eun Jung Yang

Coming to Winnipeg was the break Grace needed. The life she led in Seoul, South Korea’s capital, was fast-paced and… Read more »

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Newcomer story: Rediat Mikru

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Rediat landed in Canada in June 2012 with big expectations. Coming to Manitoba via the Provincial Nominee Program, she felt… Read more »

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The Neighbourhood Immigrant Settlement Worker (NISW) Program: A newcomer’s lifeline in the community

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It started with a call. The woman on the line needed help applying for child benefits. The question was simple… Read more »

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5 habits to help you achieve work-life balance

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Have you heard of the term: work–life balance? This is the goal in modern workplaces nowadays. Despite the continuing desire… Read more »

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Are you a work martyr?

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Do you put in more hours at work than required? Do you avoid going on a vacation? Do you go… Read more »

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Language Explorer

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Language Explorer Acts will help you decide which lessons with English Online will best suit YOU.

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iEnglish Activities

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iEnglish is a set of resources and videos to give learners the tools they need to take more ownership for… Read more »

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Idiom Set: People & Personalities

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In this idioms set you’ll find Canadian idioms relating to people and personalities. Click on each lesson for informative presentations,… Read more »

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Digital Skills at Work

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Course Description Digital Skills at Work (DSW) is a four-week course focusing on essential digital skills required to succeed in one’s career…. Read more »

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Law and Justice Workshops

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Want to learn more about the legal system in Canada? This series of workshops will discuss a variety of topics… Read more »

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How to keep your kids safe in extreme weather
November 20 @ 7:00 pm

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Join this virtual coffee chat to discuss what you can do to help ensure the safety of your children when… Read more »

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