6 Benefits of Career College Education for New Immigrants in Calgary

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In today’s competitive job market, it’s important to have the right education and training to land a fulfilling career. For new immigrants in Calgary, a specialized college education can provide a host of benefits that can help them achieve their career goals.   Here are just a few of the many advantages of a career college education for immigrants in Calgary.  … Read More

Joining the Healthcare Industry: A Guide for New Canadians & Permanent Residents

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Canada is known for its welcoming and inclusive policies for immigrants and new residents. With a growing need for healthcare professionals, the Canadian healthcare industry presents an excellent opportunity for newcomers to start rewarding careers. In this blog post, we will discuss some healthcare education and career options for new immigrants and provide information on how to get started.  Why … Read More

7 Reasons You Should Consider a Job in the Medical Field

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The medical field is a fast-paced and rewarding industry that offers a wide range of job opportunities. From registered nurses to unit clerks, lab technicians to surgeons, there are countless ways to make a positive impact on people’s lives while pursuing a fulfilling career. Here are seven reasons why you should consider a job in the medical field. 1. High … Read More

The First 5 Things You Need to do Once You Arrive in Calgary 

The First 5 Things You Need to do Once You Arrive in Calgary

Moving to a new city can be intimidating and overwhelming—especially if you’ve also just moved to a new country. To help you transition smoothly, we’ve included a checklist for newcomers to Canada with specific steps on what you should do first in Calgary.   1. Find Accommodation  If you’re new to Calgary, the first thing you need to do is find … Read More

What is Compassion Fatigue? Physical and Emotional Symptoms and How to Address Them  

Compassion Fatigue Symptoms

There are few professions that cause more stress than those in the field of medicine. For the average person, juggling erratic work schedules, large patient loads and overwhelming psychological pressure, can make it difficult to find a moment to relax and keep yourself composed. So what can you do to help manage your stress and avoid compassion fatigue? Exhausted healthcare … Read More

How to Choose The Right College Program: 6 Questions to Ask Yourself

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Choosing the right program to study at college can be a daunting prospect for many. Whether it’s a case of choosing what you like, or what has the best career prospects, the decisions you make are big, and they have an impact on the rest of your life. This means you need to take time to consider everything before simply diving into the first course that becomes available. That’s why we created this article—to share the kinds of questions you need to ask yourself to make the right choice.

Cost of Living in Calgary

If you’re planning a move to Calgary, you might be worried about finding a good job that will provide for your family and help you pay Calgary rent. Rightfully so. Here’s what you need to make to live comfortably in Calgary: Minimum Wage vs Living Wage Unfortunately, the minimum wage in Alberta is only $15 an hour. In order to … Read More

10 Tips to Help You Prep for College Exams

Are You Ready?

Choosing continuing education is a fantastic way to improve your future job prospects. Come exam time; however, you can really start to feel the pressure. At ABES (Alberta Business & Educational Services) College in Calgary, we always make sure that students have the resources they need in order to do well. Here are 10 tips that can help you successfully prep for … Read More