News March, 2016

New country, new family for Metro Vancouver Syrian couple

By Tara Carman Vancouver Sun | For the Ktifan family, 2016 has been a year of new beginnings. A new country, a new home and, now, two tiny new people in their lives. Amjad and Wadaa Ktifan, Syrian refugees who arrived in Vancouver Jan. 7, welcomed twins — a boy and a girl — at … Continued

Should employers adopt anonymous recruitment policies?

By Brian Kreissl, Canadian HR Reporter | I have read quite a few articles lately relating to anonymous recruitment policies in organizations. The idea is employers should remove names from job applications and resumés in order to mask the identity of applicants and reduce bias.

Divorce, Shariah and gold coins

By Douglas Todd, Vancouver Sun | Lawyer Zahra Jenab often comes face to face with couples embroiled in acidic disputes over a small fortune in gold.