May 28, 2018
Imagine Your Life in the Kootenays

BCBusiness + Imagine Kootenay Imagine living in the mountains, surrounded by nature. Imagine trading the daily grind for a simpler life with a short commute. Imagine downsizing your Metro Vancouver mortgage and upsizing to a home twice the size in the Kootenays. A...

May 11, 2018
6 factors that cause people to accept a job offer
By the Editors

A survey done by Miles Employment Group has revealed the top six factors affecting Vancouverites decision to accept a job. The results, collected from visitors to the company's website, show that compensation is no longer the most important factor in a job search, but learning and growth opportunities is. The results may come as...

Apr 24, 2018
Unique MBA Program Sharpened this Lawyer's Focus and Purpose

BCBusiness + Trinity Western University A former competitive swimmer, Thomas Spraggs first dove into law on the Gold Coast of Australia. It was there, at Bond University, where the Port Moody native completed his degree. Being Down Under allowed him to stay...

Mar 19, 2018
2018 MBA Guide
Dee Hon

Vanja Terzic is in a sunny mood, as you might expect from someone who escaped Vancouver’s November drizzle for Melbourne’s blue skies. The Bosnian-born University of Toronto mechanical engineering graduate is on a study exchange at Melbourne Business School to...

Mar 8, 2018
SFU Beedie's MBA Programs Taking the Lead in Technology
By BCBusiness

BCBusiness + SFU Beedie School of Business Elicia Maine, professor, innovation and entrepreneurship, for Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business, is pleased but not surprised that female enrolment in the third cohort of her Invention to Innovation diploma program is an unusually strong 37 percent.

Feb 28, 2018
BC JobConnect: Putting Employers in the Driver's Seat

BCBusiness + Immigrant Employment Council of BC Any employer is concerned about finding that right “fit” – a worker who will have the right skills, as well as that energy, spirit and attitude that contributes to their unique workplace culture. With Canadians rapidly aging out of the workforce, businesses now have to...

Feb 22, 2018 releases top 10 places to work in B.C.
By the Editors

The results are in, and according to, Lush Ltd. is the No. 1 place to work in British Columbia. The company, which goes by Lush Cosmetics, is based in the U.K. but has offices around the world, including its North American HQ in South Vancouver. Jobs site Indeed uses reviews from employees to...

Feb 19, 2018
A Woman's Style of Leadership
By BCBusiness

BCBusiness + Burnaby Hospital Foundation Do you have a leadership philosophy or style? I’m a big believer in collaborative leadership. I think it’s important to invest time and effort in empowering my team around me to feel confident using their strengths, talents and...

Jan 18, 2018
Bring In New Talent And Improve Your Bottom Line With A BC Tech Co-op Grant

BCBusiness + BC Innovation Council A great way to jumpstart a student’s career is on-the job training, and a great way to improve a small business’s bottom line is bringing in fresh talent. But for small and start-up businesses, finding the budget to add staff can be a challenge, and for students...

Jan 17, 2018
How to fix your fear of talking to your boss
Wellness Matters

A fear of speaking up when it comes to authority figures is extremely common, even with the most outgoing personality types. However, it could be hindering your work, knocking your confidence and preventing you from progressing up the career ladder. Fears are a function of our self-preservation. However, unless you have...

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