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Jan 16, 2020
Benefits Evolved

BCBusiness + Ascension Benefits Group benefits can be the deal-sealer in hiring and retaining top talent. That means the way benefits are delivered has got to reflect employee needs, and the truth is, group benefits have remained relatively static over the last five or six decades. All the while, societal needs...

Jan 15, 2020
Boutique Investing

BCBusiness + Ballantyne Capital The boutique business model might be the most powerful and most enduring business model in the investment industry today. While Canada’s five largest banks and national fund companies manage most of Canadian’s investable assets, there is growing momentum for a different investment experience. Enter the boutique firm...

Jan 10, 2020
Wholehearted Leadership Opinion: Do you endure or endear people?
David MacLean

I sat in the restaurant at arm’s length from their breakfast table, watching the entire encounter transpire. I was encouraged. I was appalled. One got it. One didn’t. Randy Carlyle got it. The other former Winnipeg Jet—who shall remain nameless—didn’t. The Jets were catching an early morning flight to their next game. Randy and...

Dec 16, 2019
Opinion: Forget 2020—let’s talk 2025!
Ben Baker

In his monthly column for BCBusiness, Richmond-based employee engagement and internal brand communications expert Ben Baker shares his insights into how to communicate value effectively, so people want to listen and engage. In the end, it’s about creating influence through trust. Too many companies make it to December only to lament...

Dec 15, 2019
Wholehearted Leadership Opinion: 3 roles of a wholehearted leader
David MacLean

I sat there on the stage in my borrowed dress shoes, dress socks, dress pants, dress belt, dress shirt and tie. I wasn’t prepared. I had no idea I would be doing this—it was a total surprise. While the provincial premier gave his speech, I feverishly tried to get my thoughts...

Dec 6, 2019
In BC Chamber address, John Horgan makes the case for government spending, Indigenous rights
Nick Rockel

John Horgan showed off his yellow Star Trek socks earlier this week, but what he really wanted to talk about was how he thinks British Columbians and their businesses can live long and prosper. Without a phaser to fall back on, the NDP premier and hard-core Trekkie also demonstrated his skill...

Dec 5, 2019
Wholehearted Leadership Opinion: Don’t settle for three degrees from great
David MacLean

“That’s lame.” “There’s no way we’re doing that song—forget it.” So went the response when Randy Bachman pitched his song “White Collar Worker” to his Bachman Turner Overdrive bandmates. He liked the tune. He knew there was something special about it, but he also knew it lacked something. He just couldn’t...

Dec 4, 2019
Stand Out from the Crowd

BCBusiness + Canucks Sports & Entertainment Everyone knows the best deals are made away from the boardroom. It’s in environments where colleague and clients can unwind that relationships are cemented and trust is built. Unique, thrilling, premium experiences that “wow” your guests are the best, and Canucks Sports & Entertainment offers...

Dec 2, 2019
Protecting Your IP in China

BCBusiness + Oyen Wiggs By Jayde Wood, Intellectual Property Lawyer In today’s innovation-driven economy, it is often said that ideas are the new currency and their value is based on the available protection. The exclusive right to monopolize ideas is one of...

Nov 22, 2019
Where Executive Education Is Headed

Special Feature If you Google “education for professionals in Canada,” no fewer than 522 million results will appear. This of course doesn’t represent how many opportunities are available to would-be or fledgling executives, but it does suggest enough programs are in...

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