654% in 5 Years: Five Steps to Hiring for Hyper Growth

June 29th, 2015

Credit: Warren Wong, VP, Talent & Culture at Appnovation (Vertical Bridge Advisory Board member)

I was recently interviewed by RecruitingSocial to share how Appnovation Technologies is able to scale so quickly while attracting hard-to-find talent globally while garnering multiple industry awards. I want to share some of my insights.

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CBC Vancouver talks to Sandra Reder about commuter burnout

June 18th, 2015

Commuter Burnout

Did you know some employers start the work clock as soon as an employee gets on the West Coast Express? Sandra Reder, President/Founder of Vancouver HR consultant firm Vertical Bridge Corporate Consulting talks to CBC Vancouver about the how to mitigate commuter burnout and keep your employees productive (and happier).

View from the Bridge: The number one question clients ask us

May 26th, 2015

A WORD FROM THE TOP
In this issue of View from the Bridge we decided to focus on an issue that is probably discussed more often than any other when we work with clients on resource planning and hiring. The number one question is “what should we be paying for this position”.  Read more

How to determine pay and benefits – Be competitive and communiate

May 24th, 2015

Author: Allen Jones, Senior HR Consultant

In today’s highly competitive employment climate it is important for pay and benefits to be in line with what is happening in your market. Staying competitive in order to attract the best candidates and retain your most valuable employees is critical to an organization’s success. In many markets compensation is rising in direct relation to high demand and low supply of talent (this is especially true in the tech sector) so knowing what you need to pay in order to find and keep your people should be top of mind for all employers. Read more

Dental Team Management 101 (Women in Dentistry)

May 04th, 2015

BC Dental Association

 

Dental Team Management 101

When: Saturday, November 7th, 2015
Where: Vancouver, BC
What: Vertical Bridge’s founder Sandra Reder will be delivering a workshop on November 7th in Vancouver, BC entitled “Dental Team Management 101: Appropriate strategies to avoid and address staff conflicts and employment issues” at the Women in Dentistry event put on by the BC Dental Association and Health Bridge HR, an HR helpline for healthcare professionals. This is a closed event for BCDA members only.

 

Workshop for Dental Office Managers on HR issues

When: Friday, November 13th, 2015
Where: Vancouver, BC
What: Vertical Bridge’s founder Sandra Reder will be delivering a workshop on November 13th in Vancouver, BC entitled “Workshop for Dental Office Managers on HR issues: Appropriate strategies to avoid and address staff conflicts and employment issues” at the Women in Dentistry event put on by the BC Dental Association and Health Bridge HR, an HR helpline for healthcare professionals. This is a closed event for BCDA members only. We encourage dental business owners to bring along their office managers to get some business-boosting HR education.
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Dental Team Management 101 (Women in Dentistry)

April 23rd, 2015

BC Dental Association

When: May 2nd, 2015
Where: Victoria, BC
What: Vertical Bridge’s founder Sandra Reder will be delivering a workshop on May 2nd entitled “Dental Team Management 101: Appropriate strategies to avoid and address staff conflicts and employment issues” at the Women in Dentistry event put on by the BC Dental Association and Health Bridge HR, an HR helpline for healthcare professionals. This is a closed event for BCDA members only.