Human Resources & Education

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

In your debt: 3 steps to lower the cost of your debt

Does the thought of dealing with your debt make you want to go back to bed? More than 1 in 5 Americans (22%) are likely to put off creating a debt payoff plan, according to a June 2022 survey from...

Women on the Waterfront: Duana Kipling knows there is strength in diversity

The president of Neptune Terminals says diverse teams lead to better outcomes

Shelving long-term goals during pandemic good for mental health, study shows

New research demonstrates the benefits of disengaging more fully from long-term goals during the COVID-19 pandemic

Inflation, labour crunch prompts wage hikes: Robert Half

New Robert Half salary guide finds 42% of Canadian employers hiking wages

Women on the Waterfront: Heather Wright, the bridge between diversity, strategy, and execution

Wright serves as the bridge between strategy and execution for making B.C.’s waterfront reflect the diversity of our communities

Women on the Waterfront: Megan Owen-Evans drives change to make a difference

Owen-Evans is working to change the culture surrounding careers for women and minorities on the waterfront by advocating for diversity, equity, and inclusion

This accounting firm puts in the crucial work to end artificial barriers such as gender, race and sexual orientation

Manning Elliott Vancouver proudly celebrates Gender Equality Month and is staunchly committed to diversity in the workplace

Employee background checks spark startup’s business boom

B.C.’s fastest-growing company, based on revenue growth over the past five years, is the Victoria-based tech startup Certn Holdings Inc., which specializes in employee background checks. Certn’s...

UBC in damage control after hosting federally funded anti-racism talk featuring antisemitic activist

The university is now distancing itself from Community Media Advocacy Centre consultant Laith Marouf, saying it denounces antisemitism and does not support or condone Marouf’s history of social media...