Tag: human resources

How to Run a Business Effectively COURSE DESCRIPTION Running a small business can sometimes seem like putting together a piece of furniture. You’ve got lots of little parts that slot together to make the whole but how can you build it without a set of instructions? Operations Management can provide the necessary direction. Join SBBC […]

Hiring is usually a big challenge for businesses. How to hire, how to interview and how to trust are some of the challenges that small business owners face. Based on my experience as a small business owner, here are my tips if you plan to hire a new team member: Post an employment opportunity on […]

Join Community Futures for this free online workshop from Columbia Basin Alliance for Literacy that covers: How to create a workplace culture of inclusion and acceptance. Identifying and addressing cultural misunderstandings and language barriers that you may have between staff members. Understanding our own cultural misconceptions and biases. Registration deadline is October 14.

Access Funding and Supports to Become an Inclusive Employer COURSE DESCRIPTION Did you know that as an employer you can get free help finding candidates, access wage subsidies, get free job coaching for new employees, assistive technology, and training? In celebration of Disability Employment Month in B.C., this webinar will focus on where employers can […]

The way work is currently organized needs a fundamental rethink. What transformations do our organizations need to make to see real change? About this Event Join Communitech on September 9 for an insightful discussion with the Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship (BII+E) at Ryerson University where they will look at what employment might look […]

The aim of this session is to offer guidelines to establish respectful workplaces. We build a shared knowledge on how to identify what respect looks like in the workplace, and how to address manifestations of disrespect.

This session provides participants with a robust, shared understanding of what we talk about when we refer to diversity and inclusion, and why diversity and inclusion are keys to the success of organizations as well as individuals.

Determine and describe your Key Resources, Key Activities and Key Partners. Key Resources – Identify the key resources you need to start and grow your business: facilities, equipment, supplies, software, inventory and more. Key Activities – Outline your production or service plan, develop an operating cycle, set goals and milestones, draft contracts and agreements, learn […]

If your business provides training then you will want to learn about immersive training simulations that are transforming learning. Learners report being more engaged and have a measurably deeper understanding of the course material. Training times are being significantly reduced saving business money while core competency is notably higher. Join Virtro’s Lee Brighton as she […]

The events of the past weeks have placed the spotlight on the long-standing racial injustices, structural and systemic racism that Black people, Indigenous People, and people of colour (BIPOC) suffer. It will take our collective efforts to stand up against racism and take action to be part of the solution. This conversation will centre around […]