It’s the interview question we all dread, “Can you share what you consider to be your biggest weakness?” Here is a strategy ti help you answer this question successfully.
The key concept with dressing for an interview is to keep it simple, professional and relevant to the industry you are interviewing for. Follow these tips to make sure you impress all the right people at your next interview.
This year, thousands of refugees from Nigeria arrived in Toronto and are living in hotels. Our Newcomer Services – Welcoming Communities program recently reached out to hear directly from … Continue Reading Refugee Youth – BBQ @ Scarborough Bluffs
The 5 most common interview mistakes and effective strategies that when implemented, can improve your chances of success and make you a top contender for the position.
This video is the first of an ongoing series we’ll be presenting titled “LINC: Overcoming Language Barriers”. Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) helps newcomers learn English and assists them … Continue Reading LINC: Overcoming Language Barriers – Csilla’s Story
Cover letters for Government jobs can sometimes differ from those written for the private sector. Here’s one example to help you get started.
It’s important to make a good first impression with a great cover letter!
Need help writing a cover letter for an entry-level job? Here’s a sample cover letter to help get you started.
Our ‘On The Line’ staff and Chef instructor have been working hard training and connecting our talented participants with employers! Our March session was a success as all participants sharpened … Continue Reading On The Line Culinary Training – March 2018 Session
A Cover Letter provides you an opportunity to explain how your skills and experience make you the right candidate for the role. When writing your cover letter, make sure you avoid making these common mistakes
TDSB Newcomer Services introduced a couple of new initiatives this school year, one of which is an Indigenous Arts Program. Here’s what our newcomer youth have learned and created.
Stand out from the crowd with these top strategies for Job Fairs or Hiring Events
“Art washes from the soul the dust of everyday life” – Picasso
The most important thing is that you arrive prepared.
Maximize your efforts with the following tips
Afra, a mother of 4, came into the culinary program not knowing what to expect. Her introduction to the parent engagement experience began with a warm cup of tea served with care from our culinary expert, Susan Ng.
Here are the Stages of Job Loss and some Coping Strategies to help you through the emotions of this difficult period of time. Remember, that everyone’s reaction and timing may be different; however, we all go through the same range of emotions to a greater or lesser degree, depending on the individual.