“G.P.A.’s are worthless as a criteria for hiring, and test scores are worthless. …” It’s a bold statement. From a young age we are conditioned to believe that striving for the highest G.P.A., securing a spot in a prestigious post-secondary institution and landing at job
Congratulations to the BC Alpine Ski Association on the appointment of their new General Manager, Anders Hestdalen. We look forward to seeing the impact Anders will make in this exciting time for BC Alpine! Official release here: “On behalf of BC Alpine’s board of directors
We are thrilled for Dr. Jo-Anne Clarke in her new appointment as Dean, Division of Continuing Studies with the University of Victoria. Official announcement from UVIC below: “We are delighted to announce that Dr. Jo-Anne Clarke has accepted the appointment of Dean, Division of Continuing
Congratulations to Rella Ng who has been announced as Douglas College’s new Registrar. All the best in your new role, Rella! Official release from Douglas College: “Douglas College is pleased to announce Rella Ng has been appointed as the institution’s new registrar. Ng has more
Congratulations to Joanie Bouchard in her new role as Registrar for The College of Dietitians of British Columbia. Full release from CDBC below: “On behalf of the Board of Directors of the College of Dietitians of BC (CDBC), I’m very pleased to announce that Joanie Bouchard, MSc, RD has been selected as the College’s new Registrar. She’ll start her position June 12, 2017 at our office in Vancouver. Joanie comes to the CDBC from Quebec where she is currently the Director of Professional Affairs for the Ordre Professionnel des Diététistes du Québec (OPDQ), Quebec’s regulatory college for Dietitians.  In addition to being a Registered Dietitian, she has over 5 years experience in a leadership and management role that includes Board and committee support, quality assurance, stakeholder collaboration and strategic communications. During her years at OPDQ, Joanie worked to expand dietetic regulation and legal authorization for additional medical activities including prescribing nutritional
Congratulations to Michelle Fortin in her new Executive Director role with Opt! Earlier this year, Harbour West had the fortune of working with an organization that does such important work in our community. Announcement via Opt below: “We are pleased to announce our new Executive Director!
Writing an attractive job advertisement that makes the best candidates (job seeking or not) notice isn’t easy.  Oftentimes, job ads are written off the side of a desk, covering only the basics: description, outline, qualifications, etc.  The details are important, but a job ad also