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Bell Canada joins Ascend Canada as Silver Partner

  Ascend Canada is pleased to welcome new silver sponsor Bell Canada, whose generous support will help us continue creating programming and initiatives to develop and advance Pan-Asian talent across Canada. Bell Canada is committed to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live and serve. Together, Ascend Canada…

May 5, 2021
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Take 5: Managing your energy and time in the world of remote work

By Ellen Truong I’ve often thought that there weren’t enough hours in a day to accomplish everything that I planned to do. Throw in a global pandemic, and life as we previously knew it was flipped upside down. In the initial stages of the pandemic, I was optimistic about going virtual, about the convenience of…

May 5, 2021
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Ep 10: Combating racial bias, xenophobia, and discrimination

Janice Liu, SVP & GM, Magnet

April 25, 2021
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Volunteer Video – Margarita de Guzman

Margarita de Guzman, describes why Ascend provides individuals the opportunity to make things happen.

April 23, 2021
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Volunteer Video – Victor Tung

Victor was introduced to Ascend through another volunteer.

April 21, 2021
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Volunteer Video – G

After 1 year with Ascend, G shares his experience with us.

April 20, 2021
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Volunteer Video – Maisie Ho

Maisie has volunteered with Ascend for over 7 years.

April 19, 2021
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Four community champions to receive Ascend Canada Leadership Award
Celebrating achievements of a rising star, a mentor, an innovator, and an exceptional Ascend Canada volunteer  Ascend Canada congratulates recipients of the Ascend Canada Leadership Awards, an annual celebration to honour individuals who exemplify personal dedication and professional achievement.  “This year’s recipients are community champions who are building an inclusive tomorrow. We’re proud to recognize...
April 12, 2021
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Take 5: The value of being you
Erin Latimer, a Canadian Paralympian, recently held an Ascend Café Office Hour where she shared her journey in the sports and corporate world. The following are her five rules to live by, in her own words. By Erin Latimer In both the sports and the corporate world, we have very specific ideas of what success...
March 31, 2021
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Read, watch and listen: What changed the way I thought about my career

The things we read, watch and listen can deeply influence the way we think and the decisions we make. As part of our International Women’s Day spotlight, we asked some dynamic women to share their go-to resources and the impact it had on their careers. Angie Kim, Vice President, Operations, Loblaw Companies Limited Read: The…

March 31, 2021
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