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In the modern world, digital skills are in constant demand. Every day, companies are expanding their online presence, but they can’t do it without the technical expertise of people with digital skills. Perhaps most popular of all are UX (user experience) and UI (user interface) designers.   Despite being used interchangeably at times, UX and UI designers have very different roles and responsibilities. If you’re considering breaking into a tech career, here’s how to choose between them:   UX designer   A UX designer is expected to create wireframes and prototypes of their design ideas,

Digital marketing was always a promising career path, but the demand for digital marketers has dramatically increased in the past 12 months. This niche of the job market is absolutely booming, and is certain to be hiring for years to come as the internet becomes more intertwined with our everyday lives. However, if you’d like to capitalize on this opportunity, you need to gain digital marketing skills first.   Tamwood International School, a stellar digital marketing college in Vancouver, offers a cutting-edge Digital Marketing program. The marketing courses are also available in

Landing a co-op placement is one of the best opportunities to work in Canada as an international student. By gaining relevant work experience as you study, you are essentially jump-starting your career. You’ll develop new skills, learn how to thrive in a professional setting, make key industry contacts, and get a leg up on your competition. To be successful in the job market, you need to have employable skills from day one, and finding a co-op work placement is a great first step towards that. However, finding a co-op work placement

Frequently Asked Questions Note: In addition to the below FAQs, further details regarding the Government of Canada requirements for fully vaccinated travellers can be found by clicking this link . Q. What is the difference between quarantine and isolation? A. In accordance with the requirements set out in the Emergency Order under the Quarantine Act, all travellers entering Canada are required to quarantine or isolate, in accordance with the requirements set out in the Emergency Order. Travellers who have no symptoms must quarantine for a minimum of 14 days, meaning they are separated from

If you’re considering relocating to Canada for your studies, it’s important to do your research first regarding cost of living. Despite the cost of living for students in Canada being pretty affordable, you don’t want to be caught off guard by unexpected expenses after your move! After all, student budgets are typically tight.       At Tamwood, we boast two beautiful campuses: one in Vancouver and one in Toronto, two of the largest cities in Canada. We hear questions all the time from prospective international students about the cost of living in these

Here’s How to Land Your First Job After College as an International Student   Already thinking about how to land your first job after graduating from college? Good on you for thinking ahead. Many international students get their education in Canada in hopes of transitioning into a career also based in Canada. The good news is that there are job opportunities aplenty- especially if you’re in the technology sector in Vancouver, BC. Don’t believe us? There are websites dedicated exclusively to tech jobs in British Columbia, like BC Tech Jobs and BC

Are you tired of talking about the pandemic? So are we. That’s why we’re adopting a forward-facing approach to help you prepare for what comes next as you hit the job market. Whether you are gearing up for your first professional job or hoping to ditch your current gig to shift careers, we’ve got you. And there’s never been a better opportunity!   While everyone else remains in COVID-19 recovery mode, you can be ahead of the curve. Before April 2020, demand for digital skills was off the charts. Combine that with

  Who are you and what is your Business about?  My name is Jairo Caicedo. I am a Colombian entrepreneur, and I launched my startup business here at Tamwood’s Global Startup School.   Indoor Properties is a Proptech early-stage platform design and developed to maximize the capacity of the Sellers and Real Estate Agents to show in 360° and promote their properties directly on Google Maps & Street View.   Why did you decide to take the Global Startup School program? I decided to launch my startup business at the Global Startup School because the program

Every year, thousands of college graduates hit the job market unsure of what career they actually want. For some, this is a time of exploration and inspiration as they research jobs that excite them. However, others find themselves ransacked with stress as they search for a job related to their area of education. Regardless, while it’s not fun to be unemployed, getting stuck in a job you loathe can be positively soul-crushing.   For every degree, there are hundreds of related job opportunities, so how is anyone supposed to pick the right

Read about success story of Evelyn, who received the sponsorship to stay in Canada and apply for a Permanent residency application!     Hi, my name is Evelyn Gonzalez, I'm from Mexico and I'm 29 years old. I chose the F&B program because the subjects it contained caught my attention. In my professional point of view they are the most important to be able to start a business tomorrow. I studied culinary arts in Mexico for 4 and a half years and I can say that this program was a summary of what I learned