Archive for October 26th, 2010

Canadian Company & Industry Research

Canadian Company & Industry Research:  Should an international worker work for a Small Employer or a Big One?

 A key resource for job-seekers is information. Job-seekers will not succeed in your job-search without knowledge of the companies you are interviewing with or information on the industries and countries where these companies do business. The materials you’ll find in this section are designed to serve as a resource for anyone trying to conduct research and find more information about companies, industries, and foreign countries. Take advantage of all the online and print resources. Where do you begin?

A great starting place for Canadian company, industry and career research; this guide   points to the best resources available to the internationally trained Professional , immigrant entrepreneuer and Int’l worker  community.

Finding Corporate Information

Tracking industry trends
Business Information by Sector: Industry Canada has prepared detailed profiles of what’s happening in various sectors of the Canadian economy. These profiles may include analysis of recent business, technological and employment trends, company directories, industry-specific news, events calendars etc…
Job Futures   is a publication of Human Resources Development Canada that provides outlooks by occupation and field of study up to the year 2009. The information includes types of employers who hire workers in each group, level of education and training required, earning levels and work prospects over the next few years. There are also many provincial/territorial labour market information sites available.

Labour Market Information: this federal government service provides detailed information on local labour markets across Canada

Industry and professional associations are key sources of information on employment and training needs, courses, conferences, legislation and other issues. Industry Canada has selected the major ones.


Marisol Diaz  is  an experienced workshop presenter, specialized information publisher, and  a SOHO specialist. She also  has been writing on Canada settlement and  immigration law since 2006. contact her @ You can improve your Canada job search through the Canadian database  for Int’l Employers  here ,  an informational services run by Hineni Media

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