Boost Your Brain: The Brain Science Secrets of Motivation, Productivity & Peak Performance

Dr. Brynn Winegard is not your conventional neuroscience speaker. Whether keynoting—as she is for CPHR BC & Yukon at the upcoming HR Conference + Tradeshow in May 2018—or delivering a workshop, she engages her audiences on why we do...

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Courtney (McKissock) Cheyne, CPHR: 2017 Rising Star Lights the Way

Putting people first has been a hallmark of Courtney (McKissock) Cheyne. Having joined the HR function at Omicron Canada Inc. in 2012, it was three years later that a major restructuring thrust McKissock into a new leadership role as...

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Natalie Michael and Brian Conlin: Your CEO Succession Playbook

Did you know that two thirds of CEO succession attempts are ultimately unsuccessful? Most companies either have no plan to deal with transition, or aren’t happy with the one they have. What makes for such drastic failures? A lack of...

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Margaret Heffernan: Getting the Best From Everyone

The biggest threats and dangers we face are the ones we don’t see—not because they’re secret, hidden or invisible but because we aren’t prepared to face them. CEO and business thinker Margaret Heffernan challenges the most common business practices...

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2016 HRMA Rising Star: Christina Seargeant, CPHR

While a passion for technology steered Christina Seargeant, CPHR towards MediaCore over three years ago, a professional passion for HR quickly took hold. Developing a full-suite of HR programs for the start-up, Seargeant elevated her organization and made it...

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Sara Sutton Fell: Remote Workplace Futures Today

Sara Sutton Fell is a future of work expert and was named a Young Global Leader by World Economic Forum for her work in the employment and technology fields. She believes that a modern workplace should address the needs of...

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2016 HR Professional of the Year: Barbara Meens Thistle, CPHR

From coast to coast and back again, Barbara Meens Thistle, CPHR has championed better business and people practices alike. In her short time with the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia (ICBC), she has had more of an impact than...

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Serena (Aroon) Morphy, CHRP: 2015 HRMA Rising Star

Possessed of a passion for all things HR, Serena (Aroon) Morphy, CHRP was presented with the 2015 Rising Star Award at the 2015 HRMA Conference + Tradeshow in Vancouver last April. While having honed her HR skill set at...

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