How do we connect employers and international students?
- B of Trade recently introduces student membership
- 23% of RBC employees in NL are newcomers - RBC: career launch program
- Some companies don’t have an HR department.
- In other provinces universities have “speed dating” networking events with an online component
- Business community is not engaging enough
- Who in the compies do you contact?
- Can we all collaborate more?
- Find champion in the company
- Solve lack of education re:immigration process
- More collaboration to collect data re: employees available- collect everything into 1 database (easily accessible)
- Sharing existing data.
- Talk with associations instead of a single employer
- Make sure there are easy pathways re:finding info
Collaborate, communicate, connect,