Overcoming Lack of Canadian Experience in Your Job Search

Many newcomers may feel that their lack of Canadian work experience is a tough barrier to overcome. Maha Al Amin, a graduate of ACCES Employment’s Human Resources Connections program and now a successful HR professional, addresses this concern with advice and guidance for newcomers. 

Asking for Canadian experience is really asking, ‘what are you going to bring to me to help us continue our journey as a company.’ Focus on your transferable skills.

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