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Immigrants and Small Business

By Gilda Spitz You may think that your best chance to find a job is to target a large company. After all, the big companies are the ones with all the jobs, right? Not necessarily. According to the Canadian Federation of Independent Business…

Business: I Am Ready!

When you think of Northern Ontario, your mind may conjure up old-fashioned images of hunters, trappers, fishermen and barrel-chested lumberjacks, because this is the usual cast of characters who populate Canada’s mythic North. If you think…

Business: CAMP for Newcomers

The adventure of coming to Canada from another country and breaking into a professional field is not easy. It takes a good deal of patience, hard work, creativity and lots of networking. A networking opportunity is what I was looking for a…

Business Networking

One of the most important things you need to do in order to succeed in business is networking. For newcomers, this can be a real challenge, because chances are, you left your network of friends and business associates back in your homeland.…