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The Oilpatch Finding Workers Not So Eager To Return

Posted on April 11th, by Henry Goldbeck in In The Media, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on The Oilpatch Finding Workers Not So Eager To Return

Henry Goldbeck responds to the CBC article: “Former workers aren’t flocking back to the oilpatch” published recently on msn.com

“This article talks about laid off oil patch workers in Alberta who are reluctant to return to the field when the jobs opportunities sprout again. The longer the downturn, the more laid off workers will have found … Read More »

Remembering Vimy Ridge

Posted on April 7th, by Henry Goldbeck in In The Media. Comments Off on Remembering Vimy Ridge

Sunday, April 9th this year, marks the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. This date marks a significant historical event in World War One, particularly for Canadians, as it was the first time that all four divisions of the Canadian Expeditionary Force operated as an interconnected unit.

  

Vimy Ridge was a strategic battle … Read More »

World Health Day – Tackling Depression at the Office

Posted on April 7th, by Henry Goldbeck in Company News, In The Media, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on World Health Day – Tackling Depression at the Office

With winter officially behind us, many are looking forward to April for its longer, warmer days. With spring and Easter around the corner, it is easy to overlook World Health Day, which falls on April 7th. Coinciding with the creation of the World Health Organization (WHO) formed by the United Nations in 1950, World Health … Read More »

Accidents at Work

Posted on March 15th, by Henry Goldbeck in Engineering, In The Media. Comments Off on Accidents at Work

In 2015, there were 5,000 deaths in the EU as a result of accidents in the workplace. This is an incredible number and as this infographic from Hussey Fraser outlines, it makes proper safety procedures at work all the more paramount. The most common type of injury is one from someone slipping, tripping or falling. … Read More »

How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Office

Posted on February 11th, by Henry Goldbeck in In The Media. Comments Off on How to Celebrate Valentine’s Day at the Office

There are several legends surrounding Valentine Day’s origin, but perhaps the most popular story is one that takes place over 1700 years ago, which tells of a priest named St. Valentine who was persecuted by the Roman Emperor for aiding imprisoned Christians. It is said that during his imprisonment, he performed a miracle on the … Read More »