Recognition

Filling Our Buckets: The Ripple Effect of Recognition

Filling Our Buckets: The Ripple Effect of Recognition

Recognizing the best in others can help build trust, cooperation, and engagement in the workplace. Watch this short video to learn how recognition “fills our buckets” and can have a ripple effect in the workplace. Here’s an example of how UBC Human Resources “filled buckets” in December 2015: Every month a question is posted on […]

UBC a Top Employer for Young People in 2015

UBC has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top Employers for Young People in 2015, the only post-secondary institution to be named to the list. This special designation recognizes the employers that offer the country’s best benefits for younger workers. UBC received this award, for its work on attracting and retaining young employees, for the […]

UBC one of Canada’s Greenest Employers in 2015

UBC has been named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers in 2015, for the fourth straight year. UBC’s many sustainability oriented initiatives include the Sustainability Coordinators Program involving over 80 staff and faculty, the Sustainability Ambassadors Peer Program for students, and, as part of the “zero waste” program, achieving a waste diversion rate of 67%. Other […]

UBC named one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers 2015

UBC is proud to be named as one of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers in 2015, as ranked by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This prestigious contest rewards Canadian companies that stand out through their efforts to create diverse, inclusive workplaces. “What an honour! This award recognizes employers that have exceptional diversity and inclusiveness programs in the workplace,” […]