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Landing in Canada soon? Things you need to know.

Before you arrive into Canada here’s a few things you need to know and do.

Settling In Canada

How newcomers can make a great first impression in Canada

As a newcomer to Canada, you will find that you are meeting new people all the time. I found this to be a little scary at first, but after a few social events, I grew very confident in my elevator pitch. If you are unfamiliar with what an elevator pitch is it’s a short two-minute introduction about yourself. Once you have this ready to go you will be able to clearly and confidently introduce yourself in any situation. You should practice this a little so you know what you are going to say when someone inevitably asks you where you’re from and how you came to Canada.

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4 Essential Items For Your First Winter in Canada

You may have heard stories about the Canadian winter being very harsh and long. The truth is that, yes the winter is cold, with temperatures reaching as low as minus 20 degrees in Toronto and Ottawa. However, with just a little planning ahead and a few new clothes, you will find that you can be comfortable in these temperatures. More good news is that your home will have central heating, making it warm and cozy throughout the winter. The same is true of nearly every indoor space, so you will not have to spend too long outdoors if you don’t want to.

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Banking & Finance 

Working In Canada

Great Trades, Biotech, and IT jobs for immigrants

British Columbia is experiencing a huge labour shortage: in trades, 934,000 job openings are projected; in biotechnology, 33% of companies report skills shortages; and there is a ‘talent crisis’ in IT, BC Technology Report Card reports. These all translate to an immense economic loss for the province. Which is very good news for immigrants to Canada, that are looking for work in Canada.

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