Human Resources & Education

Covering training, career development, higher education and all human resources issues in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

B.C.'s recovery economy: Fast-changing job market spurs new approach to training

Special report: Reskilling, upskilling and micro-credentials key to adjusting to massive workplace disruption

New Canadians can reduce trades shortage

Changes to immigration policies are needed to attract migrants who can meet skilled trades construction needs

The business case for diversity and inclusion

Diverse workforce brings fresh perspectives, reduces turnover, fosters innovation, says president of Canadian Construction Association

Tech, marketing firms make the business case for diversity

B.C. companies urge organizations to recognize negative business impact of inclusion deficit

2020 BIV Newsmaker of the Year: provincial health officer Bonnie Henry

Q&A: The public face of B.C.’s struggle against the COVID-19 pandemic shares lessons learned, scary surprises, and her optimism about the months ahead

Coquitlam employers among most likely to hire in Western Canada: report

10% of Coquitlam employers said they expect to grow their workforce in the first three months of 2021, representing a 2% boost in hiring confidence when compared to the current quarter

Students bring skills, energy and new ideas to the workplace

Businesses that continue their commitment to foster student talent see benefits

Nurses deal with COVID ‘terror’ as stress, burnout, suicidal thinking rise

Frontline workers fear infection, lack proper protection, give planning failing grades: survey

Record $34 million donation to support 'equity-deserving' students at SFU

The gift from alumnus Lance Uggla, chairman and CEO of IHS Markit, is the largest of its kind in Canadian history

Indigenous principles hold key to business relationships

Long-term community well-being, not short-term profits, prioritized