The biggest takeaway for us was that you should try to think and act like a strategic business partner - but never force yourself into this position. Key approaches to reach the coveted status of a strategic business partner are to take the time to
Companies are using animal magnetism to reduce stress in the workplace and hang on to staff. Here at Harbour West we love our office pups and can't imagine where we'd be without them... You can only imagine how up our street this article was.
We enjoyed the interesting points made around finding commonalities and building better relationships with those we meet, even – or maybe especially – if you’re at a work-related event. Sociologists reckon that multiplex ties (overlaps of roles or affiliations) are the key to richer, longer
Our team at Harbour West is a classic combination of introverts, extroverts and all levels on the ambivert spectrum in between. We pride ourselves on playing to each person's strengths and helping them excel in a way that supports their personalities the most.
According to a 2014 stats Canada report, millennials are the single largest generation of workers active in the Canadian economy, representing 36.8% of the workforce. As the Canadian economy shifts in response to local and global trends, we must adapt to changes in prevailing attitudes
We are thrilled for Hanne Madsen as she becomes the Executive Director of Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland. Full press release from Big Sisters of BCLM below: “Hanne Madsen became the Executive Director of Big Sisters of BC Lower Mainland in April 2018. A
Congratulations to Rowena Veylan, the newly appointed Director of Partnerships & Engagement of Minerva BC. Wishing both Minerva and Rowena all the success in the future – it was wonderful working with you! Full press release below: Meet Rowena Veylan: Minerva BC’s new Director of
Congratulations to Dr. Cecilia Jevitt in her recent appointment as Director, Midwifery Program, Department of Family Practice with the University of British Columbia Faculty of Medicine. Official release below: “Dear Colleagues, I am very pleased to share that Dr. Cecilia Jevitt has been appointed Director,
Harbour West is pleased to announce the formal launch of Clear Talent, our Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) firm. We are thrilled to introduce seamless staffing solutions which reflect the professionalism and due diligence of Harbour West’s executive search practice. Please feel free to download, save
Congratulations to Ms. Curtis Pendleton on her new appointment as the Executive Director for The ACT Arts Centre in Maple Ridge, British Columbia. Full press release below: “The ACT Arts Council is pleased to announce the selection of Ms. Curtis Pendleton as its new Executive