Improve Workplace Wellness and Reduce Employee Stress With a Little Curiosity

Francesca Gino once said, "When we are curious, we view tough situations more creatively and have less defensive reactions to stress.” Every year at our CPHR BC & Yukon HR Conference + Tradeshow in Vancouver, we see an array of...

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Celebrating the HR Awards w/ Rising Star Helen Luketic, CPHR

Recognized by  CPHR BC & Yukon with the Rising Star award in 2008, Helen Luketic, CPHR is not only a strong proponent of the profession, but proof of the award's impact. Perhaps it is best put in Helen's own...

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In Celebration of HR Awards: Cindy Dopson, CPHR

Recognized as CPHR BC & Yukon's HR Professional of the Year in 2013, Cindy D0pson, CPHR has over 20 of experience in operational and human resources leadership.  She is passionate about driving innovation and enabling change and about supporting...

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The Power of Big Data

The ideas behind Big Data hold a lot of promise for the world of talent management and for HR practitioners aiming to help develop their people and provide insight into strategic decisions. However, a vibrant analytics solution isn’t built...

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Member Profile: Alena Martin, CPHR

Alena Martin, CPHR HR Manager GuardTeck Security Co. & EverClean Facility Services Ltd. Alena Martin started her HR career in 2003 and has since worked in unionized and non-unionized environments in such industries as service, food manufacturing, retail, IT and non-profit. Having...

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CPHR BC & Yukon: Membership Growth in China

CPHR BC & Yukon is strategically working to grow membership, expand the CPHR designation and establish a global brand presence. Working toward those goals, Susan Ryan, CPHR, Board Chair for CPHR BC & Yukon, and Baldev Gill, CPHR, COO of...

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Know Your Worth as an HR Professional? Compensation Survey Provides Key Resource

Knowing the full range of your worth as an HR professional in British Columbia and the Yukon just became a whole lot easier—thanks to the efforts of Western Compensation & Benefits Consultants (WCBC) on behalf of CPHR BC &...

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How To Keep People First

By Jim Lightbody Employees. Staff. Talent. Labour. Human resources. Colleagues. Coworkers. Team members. People. Regardless of how you choose to describe the heart and soul of your organization, how you treat them will make all the difference in your quest for...

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