Human Resources & Education

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

Executive Field School immerses participants in new culture, new perspectives

BCIT School of Business + Media program is for those ‘at the top of their game’

Employee benefits firms grow after years of stagnation

British Columbia’s largest employee benefits com- panies are finally reporting some positive results after years of stagnation, according to data collected on Business in Vancouver’s list of the...

Minimum-age restrictions brought in for young workers in B.C.

Must be age 16 or 18 for some jobs; new regulations take effect Jan. 1, 2023

Networking key to recruitment as job vacancies abound

Value of in-person events underscored after years of pandemic restrictions

B.C.'s high job vacancies, high inflation – highly unusual

TransLink is among a host of B.C. companies faced with hundreds of unfilled jobs

Bacteria-killing copper to be installed at BCIT after $5M donation

It can kill 99.9 per cent of bacteria and is installed in “high-touch, high-traffic locations"

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