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Volunteer for Global Talent Idaho’s Upcoming Career Summit

Transform Lives and Meet Amazing People!

This fun event gives job seekers a chance to practice their interviewing and networking skills in a friendly environment, connect with professional peers, and develop job search leads. This is a great opportunity to interact with Global Talent Idaho job seekers on a social level and to directly help them […]

By |December 22nd, 2015|Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Here’s What the Refugee Screening Process Looks Like

In light of some confusion in the recent national debate on refugee resettlement, here is a video  of the Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security, Jeh Johnson, explaining the screening process refugees go through before resettling in the U.S. Share away!

By |December 18th, 2015|Press, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Resettled Refugees Help To ‘Bring Buffalo Back’

“If you want to see how refugees are changing Buffalo, N.Y., the West Side Bazaar is a good place to start. It’s an incubator for immigrant-owned businesses.” Read Joel Rose’s article on how an influx of immigrants has helped transform Buffalo’s West Side here.

By |December 2nd, 2015|Press, Success Stories|0 Comments

Community Concert for Refugee Relief

Tonight at the Cathedral of the Rockies in Boise, beginning at 7:30 p.m., musicians of many different faiths and genres will be putting on a concert in support of Refugee Relief! Make sure you turn out for a good cause! Read more here.concert

By |November 24th, 2015|Press, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

A softer landing

Read Derek Brouwer’s piece in the Missoula Independent for the story of who and what is inspiring many citizens of Missoula, Montana to call for the creation of what would be their state’s first refugee resettlement program here.Missoula

By |November 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thanks, HP, for a great Career Summit!

Here is one of our favorite shots from our October 16 Career Summit at HP’s Boise site. Thanks to everyone who volunteered to perform mock interviews and network with our job seekers and to all the staff at GTI and HP alike who made this event possible!


By |October 27th, 2015|Press, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

Watch This Timelapse Video Capture Boise In Motion

Photographer Guy Hand was featured recently on Boise State Public Radio. He is a phenomenal talent and we have been beyond pleased to work with him for the images of our job seekers that will appear in our new informational brochure, which will be out soon (the brochure will be produced by OneStone– […]

By |October 26th, 2015|Press, Upcoming Events|0 Comments

The Struggles of a Recent Immigrant in the Office

For refugees, moving to another country to make a new life means a lot of fresh experiences — sometimes difficult, often enlightening, or just plain funny. Entering a new workplace is an original set of challenges, especially one in a different country – new language, customs and friends! Watch this hilarious video from The Flama […]

By |October 22nd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

White House convening highlights strategies for integrating immigrant workers

Amanda Bergson-Shilcock’s piece in the “Skills Blog” for the National Skills Coalition (NSC) gives a detailed account of Global Talent Idaho’s role in the White House’s Building Welcoming Communities Campaign, which encourages state and local governments to pursue activities that support the inclusion of all residents, and foster the economic, civic, and linguistic integration of immigrants […]

By |October 13th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Times News: “Religion is the Last Ugly Defense for Refugee Opponents”

This Times News Op-Ed regarding the debate on the CSI Refugee Center in Twin Falls contains many interesting and indisputable facts regarding the economic impact of refugees on communities in Idaho. Read the full piece here: Times News Op-Ed

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By |October 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments