Canada, eh? Recruiting Americans to the Great White North By Donna Bergles12/17/2001|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 12/30/2001 There are plenty of reasons for Canadian companies to seek out and recruit American executives and managers. Take your pick: injection of an aggressive, entrepreneurial corporate culture, access to the world’s largest and highly successful business management pool, access — for those wishing to do business in the United States — to American market knowledge or industry expertise.But why would Americans choose Canada?Those who live and work here may understand the charms. But the vast majority of Americans — if they think about Canada at all — consider our country to be a cold, snowy, dark, boring little backwater. Many think we live in a perpetual winter — and that Canada may be clean, safe, pleasant, healthy, secure, friendly and familiar perhaps, but dull. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.