How to respond to racism in the workplace

November 22, 2020

By HR Reporter | The Black Lives Matter movement, and how it has been received by politicians, as well as several recent high-profile cases concerning deep rooted racial bias, have put anti-racism and diversity training at the forefront of employers’ minds. Responding to racism in the workplace and developing a strategy to combat it is a complex task that forces employers and HR teams to consider multiple different issues. This...

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Interest in Canadian immigration increased between April and August 2020

November 22, 2020

By CIC News | As the pandemic progresses, more are reporting increased interest in Canadian immigration according to a new survey....

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Canada still accepting Home Support Worker Pilot applications

November 21, 2020

By CIC News | Canada is still accepting applications for permanent residence under the Home Support Worker Pilot....

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Construction groups launch campaign to fight racism

November 19, 2020

By HR Reporter | After seeing an increase in racist and discriminatory threats, several construction-related groups have teamed up to launch a “Built for Respect” campaign to tackle and fight anti-Black racism within the construction industry....

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COVID-19 mortality rate higher in neighbourhoods with more visible minorities: StatsCan

November 19, 2020

By CBC News | Residents of communities home to more visible minorities had a higher likelihood of dying from COVID-19 in Canada’s three largest provinces, according to Statistics Canada, in a trend health experts say underscores the need for provinces such as B.C. and Quebec to improve their data collection on race and mortality....

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A Filipina caregiver’s success story in Canada

November 19, 2020

By Inquirer | I have been very fortunate to meet many special people at various stages in my life: people that I admire; men and women whose vision and personal beliefs jive with mine; friends with whom I can be comfortable and in whose presence I can let my guard down. They can be a high school classmate, a colleague, or someone from my old and current profession....

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