New Web site helps boost foreign tech talent supply

Tech industry associations and politicians are looking to temporary foreign workers to bridge a tech talent gap which some studies place at around 106,000.Bureaucratic red tape, however, has slowed down to a trickle

Published on: May 14th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Accelerator boosts digital firms of ‘Driven’ minority entrepreneurs

Are you female, of African-Canadian or South Asian background and looking to build a tech business?Chances are you're likely to think there are not many like you around town. Neither are you likely

Published on: April 17th, 2012 Nestor Arellano

Thriving Toronto tech firm shows wisdom of hiring immigrant talent

"Help wanted. Canadian experience not necessary".For many immigrants applying for jobs in Canada --be it as a factory worker or an IT professional -- those words are but a dream. Unless, of course

Published on: March 26th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Free online game trains managers to unlock immigrant talent

Facebook may be blamed for lost productivity at many companies, but a game that imitates it promises to help train managers on how to work with immigrants. TalentNetis a free and educational game

Published on: October 16th, 2009 Brian Jackson