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Employer Forum Recap: Engagement and Retention

Hosted by lawyer Trevor Thomas, February’s Forum focused on employee engagement and retention. We were joined by Danielle Allan, Finance Director at Allan Financial, and Casey Miller, President of 6 1/2 Consulting.

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Employer Forum – Engagement and Retention: What Works? (Feb 2017)

With topics ranging from hiring to firing, each Forum rests on the principles of Sustainable Employment and the goals of talent attraction, engagement, productivity and loyalty. The focus of our February Forum, hosted by Trevor Thomas, is Engagement and Retention: What Works?

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The Employment Standards Act – Your Rights & Obligations (April 2017)

Trevor will be presenting at CBA Law Week through the People’s Law School. Join Trevor at the Richmond Public Library to learn about “The Employment Standards Act – Your Rights & Obligations”.

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Employer Forum Recap: Recruitment and Hiring

This month marked the debut of Kent Employment Law’s Employer Forum series, an in-house resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals. Hosted by our own Trevor Thomas, November’s Forum focused on recruitment and hiring with a lively discussion led by senior HR professional Heidi Eaves and business consultant Fraser Engel. With individuals from over […]

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How Employers Can Foster “Sustainable Employment” 

Last month, Kent Employment Law lawyer, Trevor Thomas, was invited to the offices of SRK Consulting Canada to speak to members of the Engineering Human Resources Association. Trevor’s focus was on how employers can foster “sustainable employment” in the workplace through their employee contracts. Sustainable employment refers to an employment relationship that is long-lasting and built on principles such […]

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Employer Forum – Recruitment and Hiring: Promises and Pitfalls (Nov 2016)

Kent Employment Law (KEL) invites you to be a part of its ongoing Employer Forums, our resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals. Created for employers striving to “do good” for their employees, their communities, and the world, our Employer Forums offer an opportunity to connect and learn from each other in a casual, relaxed […]

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Trevor Thomas Presenting at People’s Law School Workshop, June 27, 2016

Trevor Thomas will be at the Burnaby Public Library in Metrotown on June 27 at 7 pm to share his perspective on key employment law issues, such as employee contracts and dismissal. Hope to see you there!

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Trevor Thomas speaks to HRM Canada Online about Illegal Job Ads

In this June 15, 2016 piece, Trevor Thomas explains how certain job ads fall afoul of human rights legislation.

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Trevor Thomas Joins Clicklaw Wikibooks as Employment Law Editor

Trevor Thomas recently became a Contributor to the Clicklaw Wikibook Legal Help for British Columbians, a resource for non-legal professionals in British Columbia which provides first steps for over 40 legal problems, and options for further information or help. Trevor is an editor of the wikibook’s employment law section.

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Trevor Thomas Presenting at BDC Small Business Week 2015, Oct 22

Trevor Thomas will be speaking about key employment law issues for small business owners during Small Business Week on October 22, 2015.

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