Tag: human resources

Performance management helps employees realize their full potential and employers align individual performance to organizational goals. Implementing effective performance management is something all business owners should invest time in, but it can be a challenging process. Join us for this informative webinar session and understand how to streamline the process and support the continuous development […]

The Greater Vancouver Board of Trade’s Diversity and Inclusion Leadership Council in partnership with Presidents Group invite you to a special event to kickstart National AccessAbility Week. Based on the Canadian Survey on Disability (CSD) from 2017, one in five Canadians aged 15 years or older—about 6.2 million people—have one or more disabilities. Whether the […]

In recent years, workplace mental health has taken on greater importance for conscientious leaders. The COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated this mindset, amplifying these ongoing struggles and heightening our awareness. As a small business owner or leader, you may feel at a disadvantage in coping with these challenges compared to larger organizations with more resources. This […]

Hailed as the father of modern business management, Peter Drucker once stated “If you can’t measure it, you can’t improve it.” While Drucker’s words were seen as innovative in his day, those ideas have slowly seeped into the mainstream, forming the foundation of modern management. As a small business leader, key metrics can improve your […]

WEC Entrepreneur in Residence, Shannan Schimmelmann, will be a keynote speaker at this event! This will be a continuation, Part 2 to KWIB’s successful October Workshop – this time online and with a focus on the financial side of business.

The “Building Resilience to Thrive” online training program will offer relief to businesses and help mitigate the impacts of the COVID-19. About this Event The “Building Resilience to Thrive” online training program will offer relief to businesses and help mitigate the negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic by teaching them how to adapt their business […]

Remember your first day at your new job, it either felt that you were joining a great organization or found out it was not what you expected. That initial impression makes a difference at a time where the job market is particularly competitive. This webinar will address the following topics: Successful Onboarding/Orientation process for a […]

Persons with disabilities in Canada make up 11 percent of the population aged 25 to 64. While the numbers are great, they are less likely to be employed or seek employment compared to those living without a disability. This reality remains despite numerous positive outcomes and success stories reported by employers across the nation. In […]

This is the second in a three-part in the HR Strategy Toolkit for 2021 webinar series hosted by Women’s Enterprise Centre. Click here to sign up for the whole series. February 2 | 10am to 11am PT | Free webinar Once you’ve compiled your dream team, the next step is making sure they stay. Fortunately for small business […]

Hiring the wrong person can vastly reduce the effectiveness of your team. Beyond the direct cost associated with orientation, training and then termination, there is the greater—but harder to quantify—cost of the impact to the rest of the team. A poor fit can be devastating to your top performers, both in morale and in productivity. […]

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