Skills and education of immigrants wasted: report

By Asha Tomlinson
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 10/24/2001

Recognizing the foreign credentials of immigrants would ease Canada’s skills shortage, boost productivity and add billions of dollars to the economy annually, a new report states.

As many as 550,000 people in Canada have education and experience that is going unrecognized, says Michael Bloom, co-author of the Conference Board of Canada’s report,

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