People & Perspectives: How can HR most greatly impact the workplace experience factor?

“Experience is a master teacher, even when it’s not our own.” ~ Gina Greenlee Every three months, PeopleTalk asks CPHR BC & Yukon's members to share their thoughts, opinions and experiences relating to a trending topic. In the Winter issue, we asked five...

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Mentorship Matters: Adrianna Sieracki

Adrianna Sieracki, HR/business student, Thompson Rivers University Adrianna Sieracki is a fourth year business student at Thompson Rivers University. She is currently majoring in HR with a double minor in Project Management and Leadership. She is the co-president of the TRU HR...

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“How do you maintain personal resilience?”

Tara Larkin Integrative Health & Wellness Coach, Pursuit Coaching Services Tara Larkin is a skilled integrative health & wellness coach, consultant and facilitator devoted to helping leaders thrive. She is the founder of Pursuit Coaching Services based out of Whitehorse, Yukon and...

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What is the greatest benefit of social media for HR professionals?

Christina Seargeant, CPHR HR business partner, Workday, Victoria Christina Sergeant, CPHR is passionate about start-up communities, helping young companies grow and empowering others to start careers in technology. She is the founder of PeopleOps—a network of people operations and HR professionals, Chapter...

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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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TRU and Okanagan College Shine at Excalibur

Sponsored by BC HRMA, four teams from post-secondary institutions around the province recently competed at the national HR Excalibur Tournament in Montreal on March 16-17, 2012.  With 25 teams gathered from across Canada for the 26th Excalibur Tournament, only...

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TRU Students Champion Prep For Excalibur

By Janna Steinthorson, CHRP While their efforts to claim the annual Excalibur Canadian University Tournament in HR in March 2011 fell short of the podium, the initiative was a thorough success for four Thompson Rivers University students.  Buoyed by a...

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