Human Resources & Education

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

Victoria cites fairness in WorkSafeBC changes

COVID-19 changes fast-tracked, CERB premiums waived

BIV Human Resources Podcast Series

A new normal is emerging in work. The pandemic has disrupted the dynamic of the workplace. Employers will have to implement new practices to ensure safety, employees will increasingly work remotely,...

B.C. still unsure how in-class learning will look in September

Whether students return to classrooms full-time will depend on province's success in curbing the pandemic in the coming weeks

Vancouver trustees won’t suspend police school liaison program

But nine-member board unanimous in need for review of programs operated by VPD and RCMP

Diversity gets more talk than action from corporate Canada

Many companies quick to commit to diversity in principle, but are slow to follow through

Workplace diversity gap stubbornly persistent in B.C.

Inequality in the province resists the rise of social justice consciousness in North America

Vancouver lawyer to chair UBC law’s advisory committee

Mitchell Gropper is recognized as legal profession leader

Stop collecting employee data from cameras, Teck told

Cameras were being used to monitor for theft, safety and operational issues

Employment rate in B.C. First Nations communities higher than other western provinces

B.C.’s First Nations communities are doing better than their neighbours in other western provinces in terms of employment rates – but continue to fall behind the non-indigenous population. That is a...

'Day of Action' pushing for universal sick leave in B.C.

The BC Employment Standards Coalition in collaboration with the Retail Action Network has launched an online petition and Day of Action on Thursday, May 21, calling on the BC NDP government to...