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Rewriting Your Résumé and Your Story in the U.S.

Tuesday | October 9, 2018 | by Olivia Cassidy

U.S.-style résumé

Immigrants to the U.S. often face challenges rewriting their résumés in accordance with U.S. standards. When I was advising hardworking immigrant professionals on job search strategies, I often received questions such as: How can I fit all my experience into just one or two pages? Should I include my...

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How to Prepare for the Duolingo English Test

Monday | October 8, 2018 | by Jennifer Dewar

English proficiency test online

The Duolingo English Test is an English proficiency test that fulfills admissions requirements for international applicants at many universities in the United States and Canada. Unlike the TOEFL and IELTS, the Duolingo English Test is taken on demand, from your computer. If you are considering taking the Duolingo English...

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National Occupational Classification: Your First Step Toward Express Entry

Thursday | October 4, 2018 | by Youssef Serghini Idrissi

NOC Express Entry

Immigrating to Canada is a dream for many who want to live in a land of equality, opportunity, and safety. Hundreds of possible routes and programs can get you here, and given their sheer number, it is no wonder that prospective immigrants are often overwhelmed and sometimes discouraged. However,...

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What Happens After You Send Your Documents to WES?

Wednesday | October 3, 2018 | by Justine D'Souza

wes documents on hold

If you have decided to pursue a WES credential evaluation, you will need to fill out an online application, pay all necessary fees, and send WES your documents in the required format as specified on our website. After completing these steps, you must wait and monitor My Account for...

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How to Connect With Employers in Canada

Tuesday | October 2, 2018 | by Jodi Tingling

connect with employers

In a recent webinar, we discussed job search strategies with ACCES Employment and Seneca College to explore the approaches job seekers should use to successfully connect with prospective employers. We addressed such issues as penetrating the hidden job market, and establishing relationships with employers by using effective communication strategies....

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