The Benefits of the CPHR Designation

HR professionals in Canada are most likely familiar with the Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation. It is a nationally recognized level of...

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HR LeadersTalk with Michael Weeks of Amazon

In every issue of PeopleTalk magazine we try to speak with an HR leader to get their thoughts on various HR related topics and...

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Lessening The Anguish of Mental Illness Through Supportive Workplace Conversations

"I never realized how prevalent depression is in society...very sad. We need to do more to combat this issue." This was the feedback that I...

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Mindfulness in the Workplace: Be. Here. Now.

Once regarded as New Age or even slightly flaky, mindfulness is now taught in schools, used to treat pain and depression, and increasingly considered...

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Snow Day! Fun for kids, working parents and employers, not so much

Many working parents around the lower mainland woke to their alarms today ready for the usual routine - get yourself ready for work, get...

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Dr. Roberta Bondar: Reaching From Space to Earth

As the first Canadian woman in space and one of TIME Magazine’s “World’s Best Explorers,” Dr. Roberta Bondar has taken giant steps in exploring...

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HR and Artificial Intelligence – Answering the Big Questions Together

Today’s human resources professional must attempt to chart a course through a perfect storm of hype about artificial intelligence with little to no guidance...

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The Antidote to Complacency and Entitlement in the Workplace

Two of the biggest challenges confronting workplaces in 2020 are complacency and entitlement. While there are many external factors that can affect how someone feels...

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