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Our Top 2023 Highlights & Five Most Read Blogs of the Year

Get ready to say goodbye to 2023 and embrace the new year with open arms! If you're embarking on a journey to Canada, why not set some resolutions to kickstart...

What you need to know about regulated and unregulated jobs in Canada

In Canada, the job market is diverse and offers a wide range of opportunities across various professional fields. It is important to understand that jobs in Canada can be broadly...
SOPA Blog - Pre Arrival arrivepreparedca

Guest Post: The Adventure – My New Life in Calgary

The adventure that is my new life in Calgary, Alberta began in the fall of 2022. Moving from Mumbai, India to begin alone in a place where I had no...
Guest post A short guide to post arrival blog post

Guest Post: Moving to Canada | A short guide to Post-arrival

This second part of this guide will walk you through the basic post-arrival experience. The guide will also list, explain and give tips on what post-arrival steps you’ll need to...
Cultural Communications Small Talk

Cultural Talks: Small Talk and Professional Communication

It is common for a person in Canada to say to a colleague, “How are you?” The other responds, “Fine, and you?”. This happens even between strangers on the bus,...
Guest Post by Alison Rebello Short Guide to Canada

Guest Post: Moving to Canada | A Short Guide to Pre-arrival

When I finally got my COPR, my first reaction was disbelief, followed by exultation, and then, total panic. It was finally happening. It was real. This is what I wanted...
SOPA Highlights blog 2022

SOPA 2022 Highlights and 5 Most Read Stories of the Year

It's that time of year. We are about to say goodbye to 2022! What are your plans for the New Year? For many of our clients, the fact of moving...
LinkedIn Profile and How tos

How To Create A Strong LinkedIn Profile That Is Pleasant To Employers’ Eyes and Ears

Did you know that 122 million people received an interview through LinkedIn? 35.5 million were hired by a person they connected with on the site? If this made you wonder...
Falling in love with Calgary

Guest post: Falling in love with Calgary’s Parks

Hold on to what is good, even if it's a handful of earth.Hold on to what you believe, even if it's a tree that stands by itself.Hold on to what...
Diverse women and men talking

Cultural Talks: Diversity in Working

Canada is a wonderful place if you like diversity. There are people from all over the world in every major Canadian city, including Winnipeg. Travelling through Winnipeg shows our history...