2018 - Business Dialogue: Attracting and Retaining Talent During a Labour Shortage

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Name: 2018 - Business Dialogue: Attracting and Retaining Talent During a Labour Shortage
Date: February 1, 2018
Time: 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM PST
Event Description:

In the Burnaby Board of Trade's most recent Business Walk survey, 50% of businesses said hiring and retaining staff is a challenge.

On February 1, if you are a business owner/manager with an employee base between 10 – 100, and you are struggling to attract and retain talent during BC’s labour shortage, please join us for this special event.
The dialogue will focus on how to develop a diverse and inclusive hiring strategy, that mitigates the issue of a labour shortage by opening up an organizations access to an untapped talent pool.
The topics being discussed include:
·         The successes you’ve seen in recruiting and retaining talent.
·         The challenges you face in recruiting and retaining talent.
·         Strategies to find, recruit and retain a diverse workforce.
·         Tips to creating conversations that lead to an inclusive workplace
To ensure this dialogue is intimate, productive and practical – there are only 20 spaces.  Please RSVP to  to reserve your seat.  Please, only 1 attendee per organization. 

Speakers will include:
Kristin Bower, Manager of Diversity & Inclusion, Vancity
Taylor Chobotiuk, Manager of People & Engagement, Tacofino

Event Details:
Date: February 1
Time: 8:00 am- 9:30am
Venue: Spacekraft  (201 - 4501 Kingsway, Burnaby,)
Price:  Complimentary 
Call 604-412-0100, sign up online, or email
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