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Nov 24, 2022
Market Trends in the Tech Sector
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + IT/IQ Tech Recruiters IT/IQ is a BC-based provider of specialized Information Technology (IT) recruitment and staffing solutions. Since 2002, the company has grown into a national organization with offices in Vancouver, Calgary and Toronto. IT/IQ's team is placing 1.6 IT professionals...

Mar 23, 2022
WNORTH Conference Writes a New Playbook for Women in Leadership
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + WNorth WNORTH is back in full force, and CEO and co-founder Heather Odendaal couldn’t be more excited. This year’s theme is The New Leadership Playbook for an Inclusive Economy, which brings to light a new leadership model that has risen to the surface over the past three years. “The world has...

Jan 24, 2022
11 phrases never to use on your resumé
Matthew Mallon

Unless you know someone who knows someone, the reality is that your resumé is most likely going to be one of hundreds—maybe even thousands—sitting on the desk of an overworked HR staffer. The first thing they’ll be looking for when...

Oct 27, 2021
Join the club: 8 local organizations for entrepreneurs, CEOs and other business types
Darian Kovacs

Tagline/mission: We fuel the growth of innovation leaders so they can accelerate the path of their company’s success Target audience: Leaders of innovation-based companies Members in B.C.: 100 Average member age: 45 Female membership: 10% Requirements to join: At least $2 million in revenue/investment plus 10 employees, or...

Law
Oct 7, 2021
Want to article at a top B.C. law firm? Read this first
Mohammed Hussain

Some people might think that just graduating from law school means you’re free to become a lawyer, but it’s not that simple. After earning their degree, grads must find an articling job—essentially an apprenticeship where they work under another lawyer.

Dec 1, 2020
Making It Work: Where the jobs are in the COVID-19 economy
Michael McCullough

Though much improved since April, when new postings on Internet job board Indeed.ca plunged 70 percent compared to last year, hiring is still below pre-COVID levels in Canada. As of September 4, new job listings (on the site one week...

Nov 27, 2020
Making It Work: It's time to rethink our relationship with our devices
Matt O'Grady

One of the great things about being an entrepreneur is that you don’t have to follow somebody else’s game plan for business success. You can go out and build an enterprise that addresses a meaningful market need, yes—but also one...

Nov 13, 2020
Go Figure: What you may not know about child care in B.C.
Melissa Edwards

The province took its first steps toward a $10/day child-care plan—just in time for kids to be sent home. As families wait to see what COVID brings this fall, we take a look at what’s changed, and what hasn’t, for working parents in B.C.

Nov 6, 2020
Making It Work: COVID has helped drive the rise of the side hustle
Nathan Caddell

Michael Wiebe is a good person to ask about side hustles. Even before COVID-19, the Vancouver city councillor was moonlighting as co-owner of popular Main Street eatery Eight 1/2 Restaurant Lounge. When the pandemic forced its shuttering in March, Wiebe and his team opened a sandwich service for takeout only...

Oct 29, 2020
Heading Back to Work
Jessica Kirby

BCBusiness + 34F Design The province is still in a holding pattern when it comes to defining the new normal, says Erica Wickes, principal at 34F Design in Vancouver, but the benefits of coming back to work will be there waiting, when the time is right. “Going back to the office is a...

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