On April 13, Central Alberta Refugee Effort ( C.A.R.E.) hosted its 1st Annual Alberta Global Talent (ABGT) Forum at Red Deer College Learning Common.
Alberta Global Talent is part of the Employer Engagement Program at C.A.R.E. that supports employers in Central Alberta in the attraction, hiring, onboarding and retention of immigrant employees. This forum marked the end of a yearlong project funded by the Ministry of Labour. Over the past year, new workshop curriculum, and website with several employer web tools and resources were created.
Employers, business owners, HR managers and other interested parties from across Central Alberta were brought together for a day of networking, learning, sharing and celebrating.