Human Resources & Education

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

Canadian professionals are more burnt out than last year, report finds

Schedule flexibility has created a sense that people need to be available at all times, making it harder to disconnect from work.

Demand for air travel spurs hiring at airlines, airports

Airport security screeners, flight attendants among the workers in demand

'Blind to women's realities': Uber and Doordash put workers at risk, find B.C. researchers

Gig-working apps like Uber and Doordash fail to acknowledge the realities of women workers' experiences, thus putting them at personal and financial risk, according to new study

Public trust in CEOs boosts sales, recruitment, retention

Quick, decisive action can instil confidence in companies, workers and customers

Nearly a third of educated young immigrants plan to leave Canada

New data shows discontent with current government, cost of living and concerns over ‘discrimination/racism’ among recent newcomers aged 18 to 34

Feds announce doubling of funding to union-operated skilled trade training programs

Ottawa says moves to fund union training programs, loosen temporary foreign workers restrictions complement each other in addressing labour shortage

School of Business + Media grads excel at dynamic careers in supply chain management

The hire rate for Global Trade and Transportation Management ‘primed for action’ graduates is soaring

Data points to pandemic’s long-term emotional impact

Post-pandemic mental health needs to be continuously monitored in the workplace: advocate

Immigration key to refilling country’s talent pool: experts

But integrating foreign workers into Canadian society needs to be a priority, observers warn