Working in Canada

Assistance for Self-Employed Persons Affected by COVID19 Closes Sept 26

Government Assistance for Self-Employed Persons

We’re about to roll into month 8-ish of the year 2020 turning on its head. It has been a tough year for a lot of people in Canada and around the world.  Quarantine loosened up at the beginning of September but there are still a lot of rules and restrictions …

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An Overview of CERB for Small Businesses in Ontario

CERB is the acronym for the Canada Emergency Response Benefit currently being provided by the Canadian government. It’s the financial support provided to employed and self-employed individuals whose income have taken a hit due to COVID19. Eligible participants can receive up to $2,000 for a 4-week period ($500 a week). You can …

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Setting Up My Self-Employed Business in Canada

Today, I will be sharing how I set up my self-employed business after I arrived in Canada. I already touched on this briefly in my earlier post about My First Few Days in Canada and trying to get everything done at once.  Before I arrived in Canada, I already went …

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How to Network in Canada – Advice for Newcomers

This is the second part of the previous article – 8 Crucial Networking Tips for Newcomers to Canada. I covered networking tips that will help newcomers to Canada tap into the hidden job market and grow a base for self-employed people. This article will cover the best places where you …

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8 Crucial Networking Tips for Newcomers to Canada

One of the main priorities for newcomers to Canada is securing good employment as soon as possible so you can stop digging through the money you brought with you in the move over. However, securing said employment isn’t exactly a walk in the park and could turn into the most …

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