Our live and on-demand events are designed to assist international students and skilled immigrants in their quest to pursue an education or career in the United States or Canada
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The Secret to Writing a Great Personal Statement in English
Writing a personal statement, also referred to as a personal essay, is typically a requirement for U.S. undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral program applications, as well as scholarship and financial aid applications. For international students, especially those who are non-native English speakers, the personal statement can be a challenge to write.
In this webinar, we discuss how to craft a strong personal statement that will impress admissions officers and scholarship review committees.
Recorded on | November 5, 2019
Canada + United StatesView On-Demand
Getting Your Professional Engineering License: What Internationally Trained Professionals Need to Know
Learn about the stages and requirements for getting your professional engineering license in the United States.
This webinar is co-hosted by an expert from the National Council of Examiners for Engineering and Surveying (NCEES). She shares practical advice for planning your licensing journey, tips for taking the Principles and Practice of Engineering exam, and how to use your credential evaluation from NCEES.
Additionally, a former refugee shares his story about participating in job readiness programs, obtaining a professional engineering license, and building a successful career in the U.S.
Recorded on | August 22, 2019
United StatesView On-Demand
Build Your Career as an Internationally Trained Accountant in the U.S.
In every industry, accountants play a vital role. They ensure the efficient operation of organizations across sectors and settings.
The field of accounting offers many opportunities for internationally trained immigrants and refugees. In fact, you can build a career in this field with or without a CPA license in the United States.
In this webinar, two accountants will share the details of their professional journeys in the U.S.
Recorded on | July 25, 2019
United StatesView On-Demand
Funding Your Education in Canada
Explore the financial aid options available to international students who want to pursue higher education in Canada. In this on-demand webinar, we discuss funding opportunities (such as loans and scholarships) at the undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral level.
Plus, we provide information on how to research, prepare, and complete a strong financial aid application.
Recorded on | August 12, 2019
How to Prepare for Employment by Understanding the Future of Work
What is the “Future of Work”—and what does it mean for your job search?
Join host Shaunna-Marie Kerr and a panel of experts to discuss how new technologies are changing the way we work. This interactive webinar explores how automation, artificial intelligence, and disruptive technology are impacting the labour market.
Learn how you can leverage your individual skills for a successful job search.
Recorded on | August 20, 2019