Job Boards for Medical Professionals

These Canadian job boards, with listings of available positions, can help you find employment in your branch of medicine. Some of the job boards are completely healthcare-oriented; others have sections with jobs in the medical field. If you…

Teaching ESL: An Extraordinary Career Path

By Ursula Gnass After more than 22 years as an ESL/LINC instructor, I am getting ready to scale down my involvement. I love teaching, interacting with people and seeing individuals grow. My first experience in ESL was in the elementary…

Tax Matters – On a Need to Know Basis

By Michael L. Crawford, BA(Hons), CMA There are a few things about taxes that every Canadian needs to know about. Resources www.cra.gc.ca. That’s it. It’s that simple to find the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) on the internet. From here you…

Taking Care of Your Eyes

By Gilda Spitz According to an old proverb, "The eyes are the mirror of the soul." That's only one of many reasons why you should take good care of your eyes.

Starting a Business in Canada

by Ray Brooks Canada is a country rich in opportunity. We newcomers came for reasons unique to ourselves but we all face the same challenge: how can we earn a living? Most of us want to find a job, but about 16 percent of us employ…

Media: A Win-Win Relationship

By Sandy Zwyer If you have concerns about what you’re reading, listening to, or watching on Canadian media, you can stop buying it; change the channel; or, in the case of the internet, adjust the settings on your computer. There is also…

Newcomers: The Food Journey

by Teenaz Javat "I traded my business suit for an apron. And I can proudly say I have no regrets." With this thought, Anita Asli, a supplier of home-cooked meals, narrates her journey from investment banker to cook.