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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57th Annual HR Conference + Tradeshow Full Of Learning and Insight From Keynote Speakers

The Vancouver Convention Centre West provided the perfect backdrop and the conference delegates provided the energy and momentum in what was another very successful...

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Cindy Dopson, CPHR, Shares Insights On ‘Creating Momentum’ at the HR Conference + Tradeshow 2019

It’s so easy to fall into the urgency of all the demands on us—to run from meeting, to report, to project—and have the hours...

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The Bully, the Bullied and a Better Way

I’ve been reflecting on the behaviours of those in the workplace that are labelled “bullies.”  They are labelled this way by employees, as well...

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5 Practices to Boost Workplace Wellness Programs

We know that costs associated with employee health continue to rise regardless of the overwhelming evidence of the positive return on investment (ROI) from...

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Leading With Heart & Backbone: How Balanced Is Your Leadership?

Although seemingly opposite, heart and backbone are necessary counterparts for effective and meaningful leadership. When we lead with our heart, we leverage emotional connections to...

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When Labour Shortage Intersects With #METOO – Crisis or Opportunity? 

Recently, I was on a plane heading back to Vancouver after being in Northern B.C. – the land of Oil & Gas and Site...

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A Flashlight, Not a Hammer: How to Leverage HR Data

HR professionals have a complicated relationship with data. In an earlier article, I referenced my own experiences with HR data dating back 15 years. At...

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