• Syrian Lawyers Looking to Make a Positive Impact in Calgary

    Posted on April 25, 2016

    When Salem Kallas finished telling the story of how he and his family found their way to Calgary from Syria, the room went silent. Learn more about his journey, and how CRIEC and the Global Lawyers of Canada (GLC) are getting involved to help Syrian newcomers like Salem Kallas.

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  • Walk Out the Door with Something More

    Posted on April 22, 2016

    Improving workplace and entrepreneurial skills is what Accenture is focused on. They've been partnering with CRIEC to help make this goal a reality.

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  • Syrian refugee Rita uses her transferable skills to start new Canadian venture

    Posted on April 6, 2016

    Rita Khenchet a broadcast engineer by trade is turning over a new leaf since arriving from Syria in 2015. She's using her transferable skills and turning her passion for cooking into a new profession.

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  • Women are resilient

    Posted on March 15, 2016

    We celebrated International Women's Day by hearing the stories of two incredible women!

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  • Ready to Launch

    Posted on February 24, 2016

    It's not just about what you study in school. To land the right job, you also have to pin point and hone your transferable skills. Bring your best skills forward, add support from a mentor, and you're ready to launch!

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  • Paying It Forward – Noel’s story

    Posted on February 11, 2016

    Noel Rea came to Canada from Belfast, N. Ireland in the 1970's. He praises his network for helping him land his first job in Canada. He now shares his tips for successful integration with all of his mentees.

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