The 3 P’s of Employee Experience: People, Purpose & Positivity

There was a time when people were so happy to have a job that they put up with just about anything to take home that precious pay cheque. The idea of management caring about employee experience seemed laughable.  And while...

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How do you define the ROI of HR?

Kane Kilbey associate VP, HR, University of Victoria Saanichton, BC Kane is the associate vice president, human resources at the University of Victoria. In this capacity, he is responsible for HR strategy and the leadership of HR services for staff including organizational development...

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The Expectation of Excellence: Creating a High-Performance Culture

By Eitan Sharir As a leader, you don’t head to work every day intending to achieve mediocre results.  Nonetheless, are you inadvertently setting mediocre expectations through your actions or focus? Unfortunately, this is a trap that snags many organizational and...

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What have you found to be the most effective means of recruitment for organizations today?

Kael Campbell president, Red Seal Recruiting Ltd, Victoria A BC HRMA member since 2000, Kael Campbell is the president of Red Seal Recruiting Solutions Ltd, a leading trades and industrial management recruiting employment agency in Victoria. Red Seal services clients across Canada,...

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The Art of the Hire

By Mike Cass President, BC HRMA There is a definite price tag attached to finding and keeping quality people in the workplace. As per PeopleTalk's cover story, “Hire Standards: Better Fit”, our focus is fixed on recruitment, one of the base...

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Hire Standards: Better Fit

By Brenda Jacobsen It’s the age of change, and the workplace is shifting. The way we did business yesterday has been radically transformed by the speed of mobile data.This evolving workplace is set against a wobbling global financial landscape, focused...

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Lang Knows Her Business (and Yours)

Gemini-award winning business journalist Amanda Lang is CBC's senior business correspondent, reporting for, and occasionally hosting, its flagship nightly news program, The National. She is also co-host of The Lang & O'Leary Exchange, a daily business program airing on...

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Q: How do you define engagement and when in your career/life were most engaged?

By Raluca Manolache TJ Schmaltz, CHRP executive director of HR and payroll services, District of West Vancouver TJ Schmaltz started his career as a labour and employment lawyer in Vancouver before moving into the HR world; he has worked in a variety of...

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