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. schools will weather loss of Saudi students: officials

Education officials in B.C. are cautiously optimistic that the diplomatic spat between Ottawa and Saudi Arabia, in which Riyadh recalled its students from Canadian schools, will not significantly...

Smaller insurance brokerages lead employment growth

Average employment at B.C.’s biggest brokerages grew 25.8% since 2014

For the record, August 14, 2018

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Employment at businesses owned by women up 33% since 2014

Average number of staff for the top 20 companies is now 294

Winning the war for talent in a tight labour market

B.C.’s biggest female-owned business is growing by helping other businesses do the same

For the record, July 31, 2018

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More women in top-paid executive ranks

But B.C. company management teams have yet to close the gender gap

For the record, July 24, 2018

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Deal brings 10-week Hard Rock casino strike to a close

The vote means more than 400 unionized employees will be heading back to work

How to become the type of leader today’s business world needs

Today’s leaders are faced with challenges in the business world that have intensified due to changes in technology and social media. The way in which people communicate with each other is...