Accent. Everyone pretends it doesn’t matter. But after interviewing both employers and internationally trained professionals, it was the one topic that was consistent on both sides of the equation. Immigrants say accent stops them from getting hired. Employers say they have to consider accent with regard to how it could affect their business, and have […]

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Let me tell you about my friend Mary. She is a very qualified accountant from Cameroon and has her CPA designation that puts her at the highest level of qualified accountants in Canada. For almost two years she has been single mindedly trying to find work in her field. She perfected her resume and wrote […]

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