Finding your Professional Path in Canada

This workshop is designed for established immigrants in Canada who are seeking guidance in reaching the next stage of their careers.

Using insightful diagrams, powerful anecdotes, experiential exercises and real-life case studies, this workshop analyzes the employment challenges many immigrants face and provides concrete suggestions to overcome them.

ABOUT THE SPEAKER


Over the past 20 years, Lionel Laroche has provided cross-cultural competency training and coaching services to over 100,000 people in 18 countries. His client list includes Fortune 500 organizations such as Sun Life, Manulife, RBC, TD Bank, PwC, Wal-Mart, P&G, Petro China, and Shell. He is the first author of three books, including Danger and Opportunity: Bridging Cultural Diversity for Competitive Advantage.

ABOUT THE ORGANIZERS

This workshop is brought to you by Canada China Commercial Association (CCCA), Calgary Immigrant Educational Society (CIES), Lisa Wang and Louise Guan.

Canada China Commercial Association (CCCA) is a registered non-profit organization in Alberta dedicated to the promotion and facilitation of trade development, business investment, innovation and technology exchange between Canada and China. Our principles include resource sharing, strength complementary, mutual benefit and cooperative development between all company and individual members.

With humble beginnings in 1988, the Calgary Immigrant Educational Society (CIES) has grown from a small volunteer-led initiative with only Mr. Salim M. Sindhu as its steward, to a 130+ staff not-for-profit charitable organization with two locations in north-east and south-east Calgary. CIES is devoted to assisting immigrants and low-income Canadians through various levels of language, employment training, and settlement programming. CIES has provided tens of millions of dollars’ worth of service to over 250,000 people in its 29-year history, and today, assists over 1,200 students a day, 6 days a week, with programs in-house and online.

for event information, you can contact:

Rebecca Li
Phone: 587-700-7020
Email: rebecca.li@ccca88.ca

Whitney Loewen
Phone: (403) 291-0002 ex. 321
Email: whitneyloewen@immigrant-education.ca

Ticketing:

  • Non CCCA Members: $99. Buy Tickets
  • CCCA Members: $69. Please contact us at info@ccca88.ca for ticket arrangement. Ticket is limited. First come first serve.

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