Ask the Expert – Absenteeism: are your employees sick, or just sick of being there?
Absenteeism: are your employees sick, or just sick of being there? Todd Nadeau, People First HR Services The most recent data from the Conference Board of Canada estimates that employee absenteeism cost Canadian companies $16.6 billion in 2012. Additionally, the average full-time Canadian worker was absent from work 9.3 days in 2011. That’s almost two […]
Learning the Language of Gender by Michael Embury van Wyk, People First HR Services Think about this: how often are you asked to select “male” or “female” on a standard form? Now, imagine that you do not identify yourself as being either of these options. This is the daily reality for people that don’t […]
The Accessibility for Manitobans Act: Customer Service Standard… Are You Ready?
The Accessibility for Manitobans Act: Customer Service Standard… Are You Ready? Join People First and MLT Aikins LLP for a joint session to ensure your organization is meeting the requirements of the AMA Customer Service Standard. This session will discuss policy requirements, how to identify the five types of accessibility barriers, and will provide practical […]
2019 Manitoba Compensation Planning Survey – Now Open!
How will the economy impact salary budgets in 2019 for your organization? What are other Manitoba companies doing with their salary adjustments this year? Not sure? Understanding the Manitoba market is key to ensuring competitive compensation for employees. We invite you to participate in a 10 minute Compensation Planning Survey designed to focus on what […]