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April 2017

Letters to the Editor

There was not enough space to publish these letters in the hard copy version of the magazine, so we are thankful for the online version giving us a chance to get the messages out.

Medical: Tips for Visiting a Doctor

Make the most of your appointment Arrive on time. If you arrive late, it could reduce the amount of face time you get with your doctor, making you feel rushed and cutting down on the time you have to discuss your concerns. Write down any…

Sun Shines Everywhere

by Ling Wang It's time again to reflect upon the past and plan ahead, and my 6-year-old daughter and I look back on the past months since we arrived in Canada from China. In the summer of 2006, we were reunited with my beloved husband in…

Jobs: Helping Diversity-at-Work…Work!

Every year, Canada becomes “home” to over 260,000 newcomers. People who come to Canada from all over the world call it home because of the potential Canada offers them and because of the ability of Canadians to embrace and work with…

Jobs: A Range of Employment Resources

New immigrants to Canada can count on a number of programs to help them to find their first job here. “Immigrants alone do not have all the tools to market themselves. The requirements are different even according to the sector or the…