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Artificial Intelligence in Human Resources: What’s the Right Balance?

Posted on August 13th, by Alessia Pagliaroli in HR Management, Human Resources, Recruitment, Technology. No Comments

Artificial intelligence is perhaps the most rapidly ascending technology of our current age. In most parts of the workforce, and indeed life itself, humans are interacting with an evolving complement of programming designed to aid and inform. One of the areas most affected by this emerging trend is the human resources department. The responsibilities of … Read More »


Six Traits of Effective HR Managers

Posted on July 15th, by Karen Epp in Career Development, HR Management, Human Resources, Karen Epp, Recruitment. Comments Off on Six Traits of Effective HR Managers

HR Managers are proficient in the art of analysing talents, aptitudes and attributes in others and using this information to assess their suitability for various positions. But what about HR professionals themselves? What kind of skills must they possess? Let’s take a closer look at some key qualities of successful HR professionals.  

1. Organizational Skills

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What To Do When Your Employee Comes Out as Transgender

Posted on July 10th, by Karen Epp in Recruitment. Comments Off on What To Do When Your Employee Comes Out as Transgender

Vancouver Pride Festival is less than one month away. As a week of celebration, it offers locals the opportunity to celebrate diversity. It also gives workplaces another opportunity to rethink inclusion for trans employees fighting a stigma that involves gender identity and sexuality.

It’s been reported that LGBTQ+ adults are more than twice as likely to … Read More »


Home is Where the Office Is-Benefits and Drawbacks of Working From Home

Posted on July 3rd, by Henry Goldbeck in Henry Goldbeck, Human Resources, Recruitment, Workplace Wellness. Comments Off on Home is Where the Office Is-Benefits and Drawbacks of Working From Home

It’s been said that “home is where the heart is”. For an increasing number of people, it’s where the office is as well. Developments in communication technology, coupled with changing attitudes, have allowed for a greater number of people to do part, or even all, of their work from home. A 2017 Gallup survey found … Read More »


The Shifting Role of the Finance Professional: Trends and Developments

Posted on June 24th, by Karen Epp in Career Development, Finance, Karen Epp, Recruitment. Comments Off on The Shifting Role of the Finance Professional: Trends and Developments

As business, technological and political environments continue to shift, the role of the CFO evolves along with them. The Chief Financial Officer of today must be equipped to handle expanded duties with a more all encompassing approach. In light of this progression, let’s examine three ways in which the CFO’s role has transformed, and will … Read More »