Good Monday morning,
Every month, the media has a field day about unemployment numbers. The reason being that based upon the numbers is the health of the economy. Fairly straightforward – low unemployment rates mean more opportunity, higher numbers means less.
I have been enjoying the Hong Kong Bank global advertisement campaigns as you board planes. As I was leaving for our Vancouver office,this was on our gateway:
Full is defined as, “containing or holding as much or as many as possible; having no empty space.”
Opportunity: “A set of circumstances that makes it possible to do something.”
Immigrants come to Canada …why? Because they see our country as a land full of…
Do you see what I see?
You are statistically 3 times more likely to become a millionaire in Canada if you are a new immigrant (despite the economic, cultural, language & potential educational barriers).
I heard this around my dinner table, where my parents never discussed theunemployment rate or this or that government policy, but rather all of the opportunities that they were pursuing or achieving.
What do you believe about tomorrow?
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Seeing opportunity everywhere, along the road with you!
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