News October, 2018

SFU’s Sobhana Jaya-Madhavan leads with optimism

By Canadian Immigrant Magazine | From social work to university leadership, Sobhana Jaya-Madhavan’s career has been defined by a positive outlook, building relationships — and a little bit of adventure

Small businesses are struggling to find workers

By Financial Post | For the first three-and-a-half years of business at Avenue, staffing wasn’t much of an issue. The Vancouver-based company, which provides online marketing support to realtors, had 12 employees. Then the business took off — growing to a team of 85 employees in just 18 months.

Goods production helps drive B.C. job gains

By Bryan Yu, Business in Vancouver | B.C. employment surged in September, marking a fourth consecutive monthly increase, after a weak first half. Estimated employment rose by 33,300 persons, up 1.3% from August. Gains were propelled by both full-time and part-time work. Metro Vancouver employment growth exceeded growth in the rest of the province with … Continued