Canada Immigration Blog

Relying on IRCC Published Information – Applicants Beware!

Monday September 18th, 2017

In this age of information technology, Canada's department of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) provides considerable online information for prospective immigrants. A visit to...

Challenging a Refusal of an Immigration Application:  Appeal, Judicial Review or Apply Again?

Tuesday September 12th, 2017

The hard truth is that not all immigration applications are approved.  Clients often come to us asking what their options are for challenging a negative...

Employer Alert! Service Canada’s Job Match Service Finally Comes into Effect: What Employers Need to Know

Monday August 28th, 2017

Employers have long been required to demonstrate that they are unable to recruit qualified Canadian permanent residents or citizens (“Canadian Applicants”) to fill positions before...

What your Writing Says About your Application

Tuesday August 8th, 2017

As a non-native English speaker, writing in English is a constant challenge. I often find myself struggling to find the perfect words to express myself...

Caution is an Employer’s Best Friend

Tuesday July 18th, 2017

Canada has experienced ongoing labour shortages for many years causing more employers to hire foreign workers to meet their business needs. The growth of...

Keeping it Simple: A Quick Overview of Express Entry

Thursday July 6th, 2017

Patience. In today’s digitally dependent society, patience seems like a lost art. We are easily frustrated when a website takes longer than a minute to...