Human Resources & Education

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

Immigration key to refilling country’s talent pool: experts

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

Grappling with B.C.’s skills gap

More than 150,000 skilled Canadian labourers are expected to hang up their hard hats over the next two years

Survey of B.C. health-care workers finds 1 in 3 likely to quit in next 2 years

Many health-care workers are at a "breaking point, exhausted by all they've been through," says the Hospital Employees' Union.

B.C. parent group appeals to maintain mask mandate in schools

Safe Schools Coalition BC says public schools are not a place where families and children can "manage their own risk."

Musqueam sign agreement with YVR-based company on training

ABCoast said an agreement with a First Nations band is part of the 'path to truth and reconciliation.'

New engineering degree focused on cleantech

Simon Fraser University to produce first sustainable energy engineering grads this year

‘Net-zero’ targets boost demand for green engineers

Green skills deficit in labour force threatens economy’s growth potential: RBC report

Engineering talent crunch forcing employers to get creative

 Paid time off, remote working options, annual bonuses becoming commonplace

Half of Canadian office workers want to work remotely, says poll

The poll found 40% of Canadian office workers would abandon their jobs under a back-to-office mandate

Mental health challenges evolving – not diminishing

COVID-19 anxiety will persist after return to more normal social interaction: researcher