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Maximizing your opportunities at a job fair

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One of the best ways that you can get out there and have a feel of the job market is… Read more »

Free online tools to try today to help improve your writing

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Wouldn’t it be great if you could have a writing coach who is at your beck and call? Need to… Read more »

Great tips for great conversations

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Developing good conversational skills is important for newcomers. Knowing how to properly speak to people will help us learn more… Read more »

5 tips for safe and productive Facebook use

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Facebook has become the most widely used social media platform today. And for those of us who have friends and… Read more »

Spotlight on Gender Diversity. What does it have to do with you?

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Just as Canada welcomes ethnic diversity and multiculturalism, it also upholds gender diversity. Many times, when gender diversity is mentioned,… Read more »

5 best ways to practice gender sensitivity

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Gender diversity and gender sensitivity often deal with various issues involved in making women, men, and non-binary gender categories (gender… Read more »

A medlab scientist’s journey to certification. Interview with Rhea Bugarin, MLT

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Meeting the CEO of the Canadian Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) at the CIIP pre-departure orientation in Manila proved… Read more »

Insurance basics: 5 things you should know about insurance

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All of us want financial security for ourselves and for our family. We know that having insurance can help us… Read more »

5 ways insurance can help you when you’re starting out

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Life is unpredictable. Some things happen when we least expect them. Examples of events we most fear are illness, accident,… Read more »

Confident with your English? 3 reasons why you need to continue learning

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Many newcomers come to Canada with a working knowledge of English. After all, language proficiency is one of the factors… Read more »

How long can I stay outside in extremely cold weather?

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Yes, it’s one of those years where we’ll be experiencing snow storms and near frigid temperatures.We celebrated the holidays with… Read more »

How to make 2018 your best year ever

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Now that you’re in a new country, are you looking forward to having new friends, a new job, a new… Read more »

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