• Hiring diverse staff pays off, according to new study

    Posted on May 18, 2017

    At CRIEC, we work with employers large and small to connect them with International Talent that can help their business...

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  • Mentoring in retirement: ‘It makes things very positive’

    Posted on April 11, 2017

    Noel Rea retired in 2009 from a highly successful law career that included both public and private practice. And if...

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  • Telus supports newcomers by Speed Mentoring

    Posted on April 3, 2017

      “Did I do okay in that job interview?” All of us can relate to that question. But when you’re...

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  • St. Paddy’s Celebration: 5 years of SmartConnections

    Posted on March 17, 2017

    On a windy St. Patrick’s Day in 2012, CRIEC held its very first SmartConnections for internationally trained professionals. More than...

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  • Hockey 101: Community-Building with the Hitmen

    Posted on March 14, 2017

    Hockey is played on sharp blades with wooden sticks and rubber pucks. Once the game was played exclusively outdoors –...

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  • Celebrating the Power of Women: #IWD2017

    Posted on March 8, 2017

    On International Women’s Day, we asked CRIEC’s Jaya Dharan, who oversees Mentoring Support, what International Women’s Day means to her. Her response? “Women are a...

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