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How to Study and Work in Canada

Did you know that Canada has been ranked the number 1 country in the world for quality of life? Not only this, but Vancouver was voted 4th most popular city in the world!   So of course, many people want to know how to work and study in Canada, so they can enjoy everything that […]

Why Cornerstone?

Here at Cornerstone International Community College of Canada, we are proud to welcome and support our students to live and work in Canada.   Every year, Vancouver welcomes more than 150,000 international students looking for education in Canada. Vancouver is a popular place to study for so many different reasons.

Frequently Asked Questions – Finding a job in Vancouver

When you create a Canadian style resume, it might seem like there is a lot to learn and remember.   Every individual situation will be different, and you should tailor your resume to suit you as an individual and the job you want to apply for. Here are some frequently asked questions that will help […]

How to Create an Award-Winning Resume

To find work in Canada, it is essential that you have a resume. This might be different to your own country, maybe you don’t even need one to find a job in your home city.   A resume is a summary of your professional experience, education and skills. It is a document that ‘sells’ you […]

The Best Local Hikes in Vancouver

You simply cannot live in Vancouver and not enjoy all the nature, scenery and outdoor activities that British Columbia has to offer. Maybe you have searched Google and seen the impressive pictures of Canada’s West Coast… well, we promise that these images are much more breathtaking in real life!   As we approach Summer, we […]

Get a Canadian Driving Licence

Vancouver has excellent, safe and reliable public transport. The Transit system is easy to use and connects Vancouver to the surrounding cities and North and West Vancouver.   You can choose between the SkyTrain (metro), bus and even the SeaBus; a ferry that will take you across the water to North Vancouver.

How to get ahead in the Digital Marketing Industry

Digital Marketing Specialist skills are very in demand right now. The demand for experienced digital marketers grew 92% in 5 years and the job market can hardly keep up.   Employers claim that there is a skills gap. This means that there are a lot of jobs that need digital marketing skills, but not enough […]

How to find a job in Business

The world of business management is a big one. It includes so many industries and roles. Almost anyone can find something that interests them in the business industry.   In the business management industry, you can work for companies of all sizes; from a small, independent business to a large, multinational corporation.   It also […]

Common Interview Questions & How to Answer Them

As part of Cornerstone’s mission to help to find a job in Canada, we are giving you some helpful advice to help you feel prepared for your job interview.   Job interviews can make everyone feel a little nervous, whether you are a native speaker, or you speak English as a second language.   Every […]

How Learning A Second Language Changes Your Life

Majority of people is reluctant to learn a second language, and this is mainly because it is often considered a herculean task to undertake, but no sooner do these very same people start to gain a little perspective to its tremendous effects