HR LeadersTalk: Barbara Meens Thistle, CPHR Champions ROI of Lifelong Learning

Named CPHR BC & Yukon’s HR Professional of the Year in 2016, Barbara Meens Thistle, CPHR served as VP of HR and corporate services for ICBC for a number of years before moving to UBC as VP of HR...

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The HR Mindset: Keeping People First

By Nancy Painter For years now, HR professionals have heard that they need to understand their organization’s business to be effective. The question is—does business understand HR? “You can talk to 20 different leaders, and each can have a different idea...

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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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Recipients Announced for HRMA’s 2016 Professional Awards

The Human Resources Management Association (HRMA) congratulates all recipients for the 2016 Professional Awards. Recipients were announced Wednesday, April 27 at HRMA's Annual Conference + Tradeshow in Vancouver. Rising Star Award Christina Seargeant, CHRP HR Business Partner Workday Victoria nomination summary The Rising Star Award,...

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