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Study shows readers know the value of skilled immigrants, and see a competitive advantage in hiring them, but they report some concerns
By Todd Humber
|CHRR, Report on Recruitment & Staffing|Last Updated: 12/12/2005

When it comes to hiring skilled immigrants, Canadian HR Reporter readers seem to be on the ball, according to a recent study.

More than 90 per cent of respondents to an online survey said they have received a resumé from a skilled immigrant and 84 per cent said they’ve hired one. The Canadian HR Reporter Reality Check study was completed by 133 people between Nov. 1-6, 2005.

Canadian HR Reporter also spoke with a number of respondents to get more in-depth information about their experiences with skilled immigrants,