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“If you really like a diverse challenge, you should definitely get into forestry.”

Haley Stayko, Alberta Pacific Forestry Industries Woodlands Operational Planner, Athabasca, Alberta

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Working in Canada’s forest sector is more than a great job in a sustainable industry—it’s a chance to live better for less in one of Canada’s hundreds of close-knit forest communities

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LIFE’S BETTER HERE

Forest workers on life in a forest community.

EVERY DAY SOMETHING NEW

Graeme Dick’s story

With a natural aptitude for science, math and woodworking, it’s no surprise Graeme Dick found his calling in forestry. His job as a Senior Technical Director at Weyerhaeuser not only gives him daily opportunities to apply his talents and training, but also provides the variety and flexibility he always wanted from his career. Graeme is part of the GreenestWorkforce, and Canada’s forest products industry.

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Lina Sbai

7 things I wish I knew before coming to Canada

By Lina Sbai on July 29, 2020

Hello dear readers and fellow bloggers,

I hope you are all safe and healthy.

In this post, I would like to share with you more details about my experience as an international student. This post is specifically aimed toward newcomers to this beautiful country.

For those of you who missed my first post, I mentioned that this is my fourth year here in Canada and that I am originally from Morocco.

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