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Canadian Employers Gain Easier Access To Global Talent

Posted on August 11th, by Henry Goldbeck in Career, Career Development, In The Media, Job Search, Leadership, Recruitment. Comments Off on Canadian Employers Gain Easier Access To Global Talent

Over the past few years, Canadian employers have lamented the onerous bureaucratic process associated with bringing foreign management staff to Canada. Recently, however, the federal government introduced a two-year pilot visa program –the Global Talent Stream(GTS) – as part of its Global Skills Strategy. The GTS allows certain types of workers to be granted a … Read More »


What Are Your Obligations As An Employer Hiring An Internationally Trained Worker?

Posted on April 28th, by Henry Goldbeck in Recruitment, Working Internationally. Comments Off on What Are Your Obligations As An Employer Hiring An Internationally Trained Worker?

ITWs: Now what?

Many employers in Canada take advantage of the International Trained Workers program(s) to help alleviate employment needs. But that’s only the beginning. These are your employees now and you have to treat them fairly.

In our last blog about internationally trained workers (ITWs), we discussed how these Internationally Trained Workers help fill gaps left … Read More »

Increase of foreign professionals in the USA applying for Canadian jobs

Posted on March 12th, by Henry Goldbeck in Working Internationally. Comments Off on Increase of foreign professionals in the USA applying for Canadian jobs

Comment from Henry Goldbeck, President of Goldbeck Recruiting

“I have recently noticed a sharp increase of foreign professionals in the USA, applying for Canadian jobs.  This seems to be a reflection of foreign nationals’ insecurity about renewing their temporary work permits or gaining permanent residency in the US, due to the new administrations attitude and actions related … Read More »

How to Hire Internationally Trained Workers (ITW)

Posted on March 1st, by Henry Goldbeck in Working Internationally. Comments Off on How to Hire Internationally Trained Workers (ITW)

The main driver, arguably, of the Canadian economy is its labour force. Canadian workers fuel industry, services, IT, resource development and especially help small businesses thrive in a sometimes, volatile market environment. But the landscape is changing. As the population ages, and demographics change and grow, the pool from which businesses can hire domestic labour … Read More »