Gives a realistic assessment of the possibilities for finding work in the USA and Canada, including information on the skills and qualifications in demand there.
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Live & Work in The USA & Canada provides a detailed survey of the opportunities for living & working in the USA & Canada - from New York to Los Angeles and from Montreal to Vancouver.
Inside Section 1 - Living in the USA & Canada - you will find out how to: secure a residence permit; find your ideal home; obtain a competitive mortgage; deal with surveys & conveyancing; choose a suitable school; open the right bank account; get the best health care; make friends with the natives; organize your retirement abroad; make the most of your leisure time.
In Section II - Working in the USA & Canada - there are full details on: finding suitable employment; submitting the correct documents; skills and trades most in demand; seasonal & temporary work; salaries, hours and holidays; trade unions and contracts; starting/buying your own business; raising the required finance; government incentives; sources of advice and assistance.
This guide contains useful contacts, a regional employment guide, a directory of major employers, and personal case histories.
Having moved to the UK from South Africa, Deborah Penrith currently lives in Durdar in England's Lake District. Her books include The Directory of Jobs & Careers Abroad and Working with the Environment.
As befits a resident of Toronto, Susan Catto has worked on the Canada section of every edition of Live & Work in the USA & Canada.
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