News March, 2016

Ryan Jespersen Show: “Whitening” your résumé

By CKNW | According to a new study, people are “whitening” their résumés. Dr. Sonia Kang with the University of Toronto-Mississauga says visual minorities are noticing that they are in fact being discriminated against when it comes to landing a job.

Vancouver looks at becoming ‘sanctuary city’

By Matt Robison, Vancouver Sun | Vancouver residents fearing detention or deportation will be free to access municipal services without concern of being reported, if city councillors approve the idea next week.

Tax Clinic

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Temporary foreign worker exemptions help Banff businesses

By Alia Dharssi, Calgary Herald | When Banff’s Rimrock Resort faced a shortage of about 30 workers last summer, its general manager, Trevor Long, stepped in to change bed linens and work in the dining room. Some of his staff worked seven days a week.

Voting for 2016 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards is open

By Digital Journal | Canadian Immigrant magazine has kicked off the online voting for the eighth annual RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards. The awards program recognizes and celebrates the inspiring stories of Canadian immigrants who have made a significant contribution to Canada. The program has a national presence and is proudly supported by title … Continued