COVID has affected the lives of many people. The spread of the virus has resulted in many closures and layoffs. During these unpredictable times, Canadians and Internationally Trained Individuals (ITIs) alike may find it difficult to keep a positive outlook on life. How can we stay positive in life and our job search? Career LoansRead more
In order to help stop the spread of COVID-19, a lot of people have been doing their part by staying at home. For many people, this increase of time spent at home has led to many lifestyle changes. A stoppage of gym facilities, sports arenas, and public gatherings have resulted in people becoming less active.Read more
Moving to a new country is expensive. Even highly trained newcomers may find themselves initially working in survival jobs to earn money. As a result, many hardworking newcomers work long hours in order to earn more money; this is time which is taken away from their personal life and with family. It is common toRead more
For many Internationally Trained Individuals (ITIs) in Canada, continuing a career in their trained field is an ideal situation. This is true for many professionals; whether in healthcare, finance, or the trades. While professional newcomers have the skills to make a positive impact on the Canadian workforce, the reality is that some Canadian employers mayRead more
Career Loans provides career counselling and micro loans to Internationally Trained Individuals in regulated and non-regulated occupations and trades, who are looking to return to their chosen profession.