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How do I translate my job title?

Are you looking for a job? If you have started to translate your resume for the Canadian market, you have probably encountered the following question: how can I translate my job title? Am I a manager? An associate?

January 5, 2019
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Phone interviews: How to get ready?

In North America, phone interviews are an opportunity for recruiters to get to know you better and assess if you would be a good fit for the role, the company and the ...

January 5, 2019
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How to communicate with Canadians?

Are you a newcomer? Are you starting your first job in Canada? You have to overcome the communication subtleties of the cultural gap! Keep in mind that everyone who ...

January 5, 2019
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Volunteering or Netflix?

You have just arrived in Canada, you have a lot of free time, and you don’t know what to do. Should you become a volunteer or spend your day watching all the new ...

January 5, 2019
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Canada: How to choose a Phone Plan?

When you arrive in BC, one of your priority is to find a way to communicate and to have a phone number where people can contact you either for networking, to find ...

January 6, 2019
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What questions you should expect during a job interview?

If you’ve been networking for quite some time now and working hard on your résumé and cover letters, chances are you are getting requests for phone interviews ...

January 5, 2019
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5 Questions to ask during a Coffee Interview

You’ll hear it from a lot of people, but doing your homework before an interview, even informal, is the most important. Go through your interlocutor’s Linkedin profile, website ...

January 5, 2019
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How to prepare for a job interview?

Job interviews are always stressful, as there can be a lot of stakes. Getting well prepared will help ease your mind: the more ready you feel, the higher are ...

January 5, 2019
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How to build an effective LinkedIn strategy?

Looking for a job in a new country with a different culture can be tough. Canadians and especially Vancouverites love using LindekIn to expand their network ...

January 5, 2019
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How to stand out with your cover letter?

Should I, should I not write a cover letter with my resume? The answer to that question is yes, even when it is not specified in the job ad or the company tell ...

January 5, 2019
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7 tips to write a good résumé

Canadian résumés are very different than French CV. Adapting to this unusual format can be tricky. Here are seven tips to help you write a good Canadian-style résumé.

January 5, 2019
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How to get prepared for a CONNECTWorking?

After you registered for our next CONNECTWorking, here are few tips to get ready and make sure you get the most out of this event! The goals of our CONNECTWorking ...

January 5, 2019
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Elevator pitch: the importance of knowing yourself

If you don’t know what an elevator pitch is, it’s pretty simple. It’s a short pitch about yourself that you should be able to tell someone in an elevator. And it ...

January 5, 2019
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LinkedIn Profile: 5 not-to-miss points

You heard or read about LinkedIn if you have been looking up some tips to help you find a job in Vancouver. Indeed, LinkedIn is crucial. More often than not, recruiters will take a look at applicants’ profiles.

January 5, 2019
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Starting with a good mindset

You made it to Canada, congratulations! Maybe for now everything is about excitement and city exploration. You’re right, it’s better for you to know well your new city. For some of ...

January 5, 2019
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How To Get Your First Job Experience In Canada?

One of the main challenge newcomers can face is finding their first Canadian work experience. Getting it can turn out to be difficult and challenging. We all know ...

January 5, 2019
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Tips to improve your English on your own

There are a lot of different approaches when it comes to learn a new language, here are a few of them to get you started : Movies & TV Shows, TED Talks, Comedy Central...

January 5, 2019
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3 benefits to develop your network to find a job abroad

In her article, Camille Gautry, Human Ressources specialist for expatriate women is talking about benefits to develop your network to find a job abroad! Discover her videos for few tips! ‍

August 31, 2017
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How to get ready for your next network event?

In this article, the team at BC Talents tells you all about what you need to do to make your next networking event a success for you. Join us at our next ConnectWorking event to practise.

January 5, 2019
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Mastering Canadian job search culture: Some HR tips

Here are some 'must know' when starting your job search in Canada! Now that you are looking for a job in Canada, things might not be what you expected them to be!

January 5, 2019
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Succeeding in Canada: how to overcome cultural differences to find a job?

Dr Lionel Laroche is pointing Canadian cultural differences on the job market. He explains very well the Canadian standards to find a job. First of all, you will have to ...

January 5, 2019
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