RBC introduces in-branch video interpretation app (News Story)

August 30, 2016

RBC has rolled out a language app that lets bank customers visiting branches talk to qualified interpreters over a video link.

RBC provides $2.5 million in support of Syrian refugees and other newcomers arriving in Canada (News Story)

December 23, 2015

The funds will be used towards settlement, skills development, and employment readiness to assist in achieving successful social and economic integration.

New Video: Focusing on Diversity Leads to Growth and Innovation at RBC (News Story)

October 6, 2014

Hiring immigrant talent is an essential pipeline of growth for Canadian businesses.

New Video: RBC Finds that Paying Attention to Newcomers is Smart Business (News Story)

September 30, 2014

To boost a company’s productivity and growth, businesses should focus on understanding the needs of newcomer customers and immigrant entrepreneurs.

The RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrants of 2014 Announced (News Story)

June 24, 2014

Recognizing newcomers including many business owners who have made a strong contribution to Canada.

RBC’s Zabeen Hirji to Receive 2014 Catalyst Canada Honour for Championing Women and Minorities in Business (News Story)

June 19, 2014

Leader and supporter of diversity for growth and innovation.

New Success Story: New Canadians Help Each Other and all Staff to Succeed at RBC (News Story)

June 17, 2014

Employee resource group fosters success through networking, peer coaching and mentoring.

RBC is Recognized as One of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2014 (News Story)

February 10, 2014

Bank acknowledged for its initiatives to attract, develop and retain a diversity of employees.

Breakfast with RBC’s Gordon Nixon hosted by the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 (News Story)

February 3, 2014

Mr. Nixon will share his perspectives on the value of a diverse workforce and the role immigration plays in developing an innovative economy.

OCISO and RBC to provide targeted career support for internationally trained professionals (News Story)

January 15, 2014

Program will provide mentoring support to skilled immigrants looking for work within the financial sector.

2014 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant Awards opens call for nominations (News Story)

January 7, 2014

Awards program looking for the most inspiring immigrants including business leaders from all across Canada.

Ryerson University to Launch RBC Immigrant Diversity and Inclusion Project (News Story)

November 14, 2013

Donation from RBC opens doors for new research focused on new Canadians

RBC Foundation Supports Greater Halifax Partnership Initiative to Help Businesses Looking to Hire (News Story)

October 31, 2012

The Greater Halifax Partnership’s idea to connect local businesses with new talent through speed-interviewing has been fast tracked thanks to funding from RBC Foundation.

TRIEC and RBC Announce Winners of 6th Annual Immigrant Success Awards (News Story)

April 26, 2012

TRIEC’s Immigrant Success (IS) Awards recognize leadership and innovation in recruiting and retaining skilled immigrants in the Toronto Region.

Newcomers face under-employment challenges: RBC poll (News Story)

June 27, 2011

49 per cent of newcomers who have been in Canada for one year or less feel under-employed, according to an RBC poll.

Canada 150 Series: Our next generation of entrepreneurs.. (News Story)

August 17, 2016

Canada 150 series with Dave McKay, President & CEO of RBC, and a panel of leading young digital entrepreneurs.

Innovation Driver: Making the Business Case for Diversity (News Story)

March 9, 2016

Companies have a bottom-line incentive to promote policies that encourage diversity—increasingly seen as a tool to spur innovation.

Trading Abroad for Entrepreneurs Workshop Aug 20 (News Story)

August 6, 2015

The “Trading Abroad for Entrepreneurs” workshop, hosted by the Global Diversity Exchange at Ted Rogers School of Management and RBC Royal Bank, features expert insight on the essentials of trading abroad. Learn about economic challenges and opportunities both domestically and globally to help you pick the right market, some best practices on how to respond to obstacles you may face, and how to prepare financially to enable your business for success.

Canada is an emerging hot spot for high-impact female entrepreneurs (News Story)

July 3, 2015

The time is now for women to break through as business leaders as their potential contribution the Canadian economy is significant.

New etip: Smart Business: Two Ideas to Tap into Newcomer Markets (News Story)

October 10, 2014

To boost a company’s productivity and growth, businesses should focus on understanding the needs of newcomer customers and immigrant entrepreneurs.

New Video: Looking Beyond the Resume: Tips on Assessing an International Candidate (News Story)

September 8, 2014

The resume is just one assessment tool in the recruitment process.

New etip: Three Steps to Start a Successful Employee Resource Group (News Story)

June 25, 2014

Groups foster personal and professional development.

New etip: Overcoming Biases to Succeed (News Story)

June 12, 2014

Tips to minimize the negative impacts of hidden biases in managing immigrant talent.

TRIEC e-lert June 2014 (News Story)

June 12, 2014

Latest immigrant employment news from the Toronto Region Immigrant Employment Council.

Cultivating a Sustainable Future (News Story)

June 5, 2014

Career Edge Achievement Awards celebrate successes in socio-economic sustainability.

New Etip: Adding Value to Paid Internships (News Story)

May 29, 2014

Providing added-value supports to an intern’s experience benefits everyone.

Supporting Immigrant Employment Contributes to Prosperity in the GTA: TRIEC Immigrant Success Award Winners Show How (News Story)

May 9, 2014

TRIEC and RBC recognize the winners of the 8th Annual Immigrant Success (IS) Awards – organizations and individuals who are helping employers do just that to the advantage of employers, immigrants and the region as a whole.

New Webinar – Low Risk, Big Return: Using Paid Internships to Recruit Skilled Immigrant Talent (News Story)

April 16, 2014

Learn about Career Edge’s program and its innovative partnership with RBC on supporting business clients of the bank to access internationally trained talent.

The Immigrant Experience in Canada: New Policies, New Economy, New Realities (News Story)

April 11, 2014

A one-day conference presented by the RBC Chair in Applied Social Work Research and the RBC Chair in Public and Economic Policy at the University of Toronto.

Canada’s Socio-Economic Sustainability at Risk (News Story)

March 17, 2014

2014 is set to mark the beginning of the Baby Boomer exodus from the workforce, so just who will fill Canada’s growing skills gap?

Webinar Recording Now Available: Accommodating Religious Diversity in the Workplace (News Story)

February 12, 2014

Find out what your legal duties are and how you can implement practical strategies in your workplace from our expert panel in our new webinar.

Deadline for TRIEC’s 8th Annual Immigrant Success Awards Extended to January 15, 2013 (News Story)

December 17, 2013

Awards recognize GTA companies and individual leaders who champion immigrant employment.

Mentoring Provides a Warm Welcome for Newcomers to Toronto (News Story)

November 25, 2013

The Mentoring Partnership’s 2013 Recognition Reception celebrates the City of Toronto for mentoring over 1000 skilled immigrants

Hands-on Experience Through Internships Can be the Best of Teachers (News Story)

October 24, 2013

RBC Career Bridge Associate Host Program gives Canadian employers the opportunity to host high potential, internationally qualified interns to meet their employment needs.

Workplace Diversity: ‘To Win in Your Market, You Need to Hire the Market’ (News Story)

October 24, 2013

Once considered primarily an issue of social responsibility, a growing number of organizations including RBC have embraced workplace diversity as the range of benefits – both financial and non-financial – have become more clear.

Skilled immigrants critical to innovation; savvy GTA employers tap into this talent pool (News Story)

April 3, 2013

TRIEC and RBC recognize top employers who are leading the way in integrating skilled immigrant talent in the Greater Toronto Region labour market at the 7th Annual Immigrant Success (IS) Awards

Celebrating Canada’s Best Employers for New Canadians 2013 (News Story)

March 12, 2013

Recognizing the nation’s best employers for recent immigrants.

Speed Interviewing, Round One: The Digital Industry (News Story)

February 7, 2013

The Greater Halifax Partnership brought together IT employers to talk with potential candidates in a speed networking event

Recording now Available: Canada’s Changing Immigration Policies – What Employers Need to Know (News Story)

December 11, 2012

Canada’s immigration system is changing rapidly. The changes will affect the future labour pool and the way you manage skilled immigrant talent. Watch the webinar.

Webinar: Canada’s Changing Immigration Policies – What Employers Need to Know (News Story)

November 20, 2012

Register for new webinar and learn more about the changes to Canada’s immigration system and how they may affect your company’s human resources strategy.

Leveraging Diversity is Smart Business (News Story)

September 14, 2012

Living its value of ‘diversity for growth and innovation’, RBC has recognized the valuable skills and experience newcomers bring to businesses like theirs in the Halifax Region.

Looking for Leaders: Nominations Open for TRIEC’s 7th Annual Immigrant Success Awards (News Story)

September 13, 2012

Each year, TRIEC presents the IS Awards to recognize innovation and leadership in integrating skilled immigrants into the Greater Toronto Region labour market.

Looking For Leaders: TRIEC Calls For 6th Annual Immigrant Success Awards Entries (News Story)

October 11, 2011

Awards recognize recruiting, integrating and leveraging skilled immigrant talent

Mentors Help Unlock Immigrants’ Potential (News Story)

August 12, 2011

Peer-to-peer mentoring program helps immigrants access job market.

2010 IS Award Winners (News Story)

March 9, 2011

TRIEC’s 2010 Immigrant Success (IS) Awards recognize leadership and innovation in recruiting and retaining skilled immigrants.

2009 IS Award Winners (News Story)

April 19, 2010

TRIEC’s 2009 Immigrant Success (IS) Awards recognize leadership and innovation in recruiting and retaining skilled immigrants.

2008 IS Award Winners (News Story)

February 1, 2009

TRIEC’s 2008 Immigrant Success (IS) Awards recognize leadership and innovation in recruiting and retaining skilled immigrants.