#HRMA2012 – Reflections of an #HRfanboy

By Leo Ng Editor’s Note: Leo NG, a SFU student, was the recipient of a conference scholarship in the Greater Vancouver region.  The experience and learning from the BC HRMA Conference and Tradeshow (#HRMA2012) in April was phenomenal. Wow. Why was #HRMA2012...

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BC HRMA Webcast Trilogy Brings Conference 2012 Home

By Christian Codrington “Faith is taking the first step even when you don't see the whole staircase.” That quote from Martin Luther King Jr. certainly wasn’t referring to organizational change or implementing new member engagement initiatives.  The quote does, however, speak...

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Grateful for People, Passion, Profit

By Angie Poulsen As the recipient of the 2012 Vancouver Island Region BC HRMA Student Scholarship, I was fortunate to attend all three days of this year’s BC HRMA conference.  Each day was jam packed with world-renowned speakers, relevant businesses...

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Change Culture Impact = People Passion Profit

Editor’s Note:  Marina English, a BCIT student, was the recipient of a conference scholarship for the Greater Vancouver region. By Marina English People. Passion. Profit. These three words were the tagline of the 50th Annual BC HRMA Conference and rang true throughout...

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Jeremy Gutsche: Exploiting Chaos, Embracing Culture

Calgary-born Jeremy Gutsche, MBA, CFA has his finger on the pulse of innovation. As the founder of Trendhunter.com and the award-winning author of Exploiting Chaos, he has been described as "a new breed of trend spotter" by The Guardian,...

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Memory Boosters: 9 Easy Ways to Remember Your Presentation Material

By Bruna Martinuzzi One of the most common reasons we experience presentation anxiety is the fear that we will forget what we have to say and risk losing credibility. A method many use to address this fear is to create...

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It Takes a Team to Found Our Future

By Lisa Ryan, BC HRMA Conference Chair BC HRMA’s Annual Conference has provided us with ongoing inspiration for the past 50 years.  As this is an anniversary, for both conference and the association, this year’s theme of “Founding our Future”...

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Founding Our Future: Celebrating an HR Milestone

By Jason McRobbie For the past 70 years, in one form or another, the BC Human Resources Management Association has been “Founding Our Future”. As the underlying theme for the 50th Annual BC HRMA Conference and Tradeshow, it is more...

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