We are happy to announce that some of our partners have been named Best Employers for New Canadians! Congratulations to BDC (Business Development Bank of Canada), NTT Data (formerly Keane Canada), Loblaw, and Pitney Bowes!
Companies were judged by their efforts in the following initiatives: recruiting recent immigrants by partnering with community organizations, posting job vacancies with multicultural media or hosting a dedicated Web page; providing employment through internship and co-op placements; helping international professionals to get their foreign credentials recognized or upgraded; mentoring initiatives; ESL/FSL language and other business training for newcomers; and training to help recruiters, managers and co-workers better understand cross-cultural issues or inclusiveness.
The full list is here: http://www.canadastop100.com/immigrants/
The winners were announced in an article in the Globe and Mail on March 14.