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Giving Employees an International Assignment: Cultural Opportunity or HR Nightmare?

New Trowbridge Logo 2015It sounds like an exciting proposition…offering your employees the opportunity to move abroad. And easy too. Isn’t that what every employee is hoping for? The perception is that everyone would like the opportunity to travel and live in new locales and have their job waiting for them to do it.

However, it may be more difficult than you think. Not everyone is interested, and the ones that are, need to be the ‘right’ ones.

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CBC Dubai announces new Executive Director

cbc dubai logoThe Canadian Expat would like to extend a warm welcome to Beth Hirshfeld, the new Executive Director of the CBC-Dubai (Canadian Business Council of Dubai and the Northern Emirates).

The CBC has been representing Canadian businesses and Canadian business interests in Dubai and Northern Emirates since 1993. Beth replaces Anne Marie Queitsch, who led the CBC for almost 2 years, developing a great slate of member events, and facilitating numerous fruitful connections amongst members.

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The Importance of Networking in Fulfilling Toronto’s Talent Needs

Toronto Homecoming smallTalent professionals from different industry sectors met in Toronto to discuss the challenges of bringing talented Canadian professionals, who are working abroad, back home to pursue their careers. They agreed that it is more efficient and productive for companies and candidates to meet in focused networking events like Toronto Homecoming. 

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Toronto Homecoming Lures Expats Back

Toronto Homecoming
Toronto Homecoming, an exclusive networking event, connects Canadians and those with ties to Canada who are working abroad with career opportunities
in the Toronto region.

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