Recruitment

Tip Sheet

Employer’s Guide to Integrating Immigrants into the Workplace

The Employer's guide is a quick reference resource that provides information about and insight into the most common challenges faced by employers when hiring and retaining skilled immigrants into the workplace.

Published Date: 09 December 2022RecruitmentAccess the Tip Sheet
Tip Sheet

Ten promising practices to hire and integrate global talent in Ottawa

The competition for top talent to drive innovation and productivity continues to be top of mind for Ottawa businesses. Leading employers are using these best practices to effectively tap into the local pool of immigrant talent and to fully leverage their skills.

Published Date: 09 December 2022How to find talentHow to hire talentRecruitmentStrategyAccess the Tip Sheet
5 minTip Sheet

Language Proficiency: Tips for Recruiting Skilled Immigrants

What can employers do to assess an applicant's language skills, and, if required, help an employee improve those skills on the job?

Published Date: 06 December 2022How to hire talentLanguageRecruitmentENAccess the Tip Sheet
Tip Sheet

Smart Hiring: 3 Strategies for Recruiting Immigrant Talent

Do you want to be more effective at tapping into Ottawa's immigrant talent pool?

Published Date: 26 October 2022RecruitmentAccess the Tip Sheet
15 minE-Learning

Hiring and Canadian Experience

Using a quick and engaging scenario, navigate your way through a recruiting and hiring situation to learn about how this policy affects your organization.

Published Date: 04 January 2017RecruitmentENEnrol in this course
15 minE-Learning

Inclusive Interviewing

This e-learning module will help you understand how cultural differences and biases can influence your interview practices. It will also provide you with strategies to make your process more inclusive.

Published Date: 04 January 2017RecruitmentENEnrol in this course
10 minPrintable Resource

Developing Cross-Cultural Behaviour Based Interview Questions

Use this 10-question worksheet to assess and adapt your interview questions.

Published Date: 04 January 2017RecruitmentENAccess the Resource
30 minVideos and Guides

Finding Talent

Start the discussion with this story of a firm under pressure to find the right hire, and a skilled immigrant in need of a position at his level of education and relevant experience.

Published Date: 04 January 2017RecruitmentENAccess the Guide
15 minE-Learning

Unconscious Bias in Resume Screening

This e-learning module explores how cultural differences and biases can influence your hiring decisions during resume screening and provides you with strategies to make the process more inclusive.

Published Date: 04 January 2017RecruitmentENEnrol in this course
30 minOn-Demand Webinar

Webinar: Introduction to Personal Branding

Whether seeking a new job or a promotion, the biggest challenge you might face is identifying and effectively promoting your soft skills and strengths. While professional experience and qualifications are important, employers search for applicants who demonstrate the key behavioural traits and core competencies that matter to them.

Published Date: 04 January 2017RecruitmentENAccess the Webinar
10 minPrintable Resource

A Cross-Cultural Comparison of Business Practices

Draw on this worksheet to compare the specifics of job searching and networking in another country and in Canada.

Published Date: 04 January 2017RecruitmentENAccess the Resource