Life in Canada

STARTING A BUSINESS IN CANADA

Starting A Business In Canada

The thought of starting a business anywhere can be daunting. Indeed, there are risks, liabilities, and pitfalls. Despite the potential opportunities, anyone would hesitate to do it- let alone in today’s market which is characterized by volatilities and uncertainties. Be that as it may, there are more than a million businesses registered in Canada. Although … Read more

WOMAN STANDING SOCIAL WORKER OPPORTUNITY IN CANADA

Social Work Opportunities And Canada Immigration

Canada’s labour needs are the result of the following: An ageing population Low birth rates A labour force nearing retirement age These account for the type of occupations that are in high demand in Canada. Collectively, these factors necessitate the services of health workers. Besides health workers, social workers are also in high demand. Social … Read more

Living as an expat in canada

Living As An Expat In Canada

Canada tops lists for many things. This may not come as a shock to anyone. For many immigrants, Canada is often the preferred destination. This is also true for many international students who apply for student visas in hopes of being permanent residents of Canada. Due to a prosperous economy, Canada is also an ideal … Read more

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Public Transport Etiquette In Canada

You have probably heard the old saying: “When in Rome, do as the Romans do”. It is a saying I personally live by. And, it has helped me tremendously as I navigate many social situations in Canada.  This a reference to something Saint Augustine said sometime in the 4th Century. Sometime between 387 to 390 … Read more

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Moving To Canada From The US

Canada has consistently been in the minds of many people seeking better opportunities. For a long time, many prospective immigrants deem Canada an ideal place for a change of scenery. It is no secret that many of these immigrants come mainly from Asia, the Middle East, and Europe. Some even come from parts of the … Read more

How to find jobs in Canada

How To Find A Job In Canada As An Immigrant

You may already be aware of this. But Canada has long been considered the land of opportunity. The country’s reputation for this goes back hundreds of years. Foreign-born travelers have thrived in the country since the 1700s. Today, the country continues to live up to what it has been known for. Unless you are a … Read more

Cost Of Living In Winnipeg

When most people think of Canada, many images come to mind. Many imagine vast stretches of lush wilderness traversed by networks of streams and rivers. Mountainous landscapes and lakes abound as prairies stretch as far as the eye could see. Perhaps, this is a bit too poetic, but the average immigrant likely imagines these features … Read more

Cost Of Living In Halifax

As an ageing population continues to take its toll on Canadian society, the liberal government has turned to immigration to address this issue. However, due to the widespread international appeal of places like Ontario and British Columbia, not all parts of Canada experience the same immigration levels. While the population problem is addressed in some … Read more

Cost Of Living In Mississauga

Immigrating to Canada requires a long-term mentality. By long-term, we mean settling for a long time. This means that plans should not just be made for oneself but one’s family. Declared a city in 1974, Mississauga is a city West of Toronto. Both Toronto and Mississauga are along the shores of Lake Ontario, with the … Read more

Cost Of Living In Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

As the smallest Canadian province by area, Prince Edward Island has gained popularity among immigrants recently. As of 2019, the province attracted roughly 2,267 new immigrants. While this does pale in comparison to Ontario’s and Quebec’s numbers, this is a lot of immigrants by Atlantic standards. Prince Edward Island shares one thing with other provinces. … Read more