Yearly Archives: 2010

Seasons Greetings!

2010-12-14T19:59:56-04:00

Seasons Greetings! From our family to yours, all the best for the holiday season!  We wish you health, happiness and prosperity in 2011. This year, we are using the resources otherwise spent on cards and gifts to make a contribution to the fundraising efforts for our friend and client, Peter Jensen, to support his recovery [...]

Seasons Greetings!2010-12-14T19:59:56-04:00

Does Your Company Need A Social Media HR Policy?

2019-08-08T11:16:25-04:00

On October 22, 2010, the Province reported that the BC Labour Relations Board upheld the firing of two employees of West Coast Mazda for making disrespectful, damaging and derogatory comments about their employer on Facebook. What makes this case more interesting is that the comments were made during non-work hours, and were not sent from company [...]

Does Your Company Need A Social Media HR Policy?2019-08-08T11:16:25-04:00

Quittin’ Time – MacLeans’ Best Employers Edition

2019-08-08T11:19:22-04:00

MacLeans' magazine, Canada's only national weekly current affairs magazine, contacted Vancouver-based Clear HR Consulting for human resources expertise and advice for an article on retaining talent in 2011. One of the tips offered by Cissy Pau, principal consultant of Clear HR Consulting, was to ask employees what changes would keep them in their jobs. When [...]

Quittin’ Time – MacLeans’ Best Employers Edition2019-08-08T11:19:22-04:00

Social Media as a Hiring Tool

2019-08-08T11:20:49-04:00

A recent Careerbuilder.com survey reports that more and more companies are turning to social media to promote and rebuild their organizations after the recent economic downturn. Thirty-five percent of employers use social media to promote their company. One-quarter of these employers said that they are using social media to connect with clients and to find new business. [...]

Social Media as a Hiring Tool2019-08-08T11:20:49-04:00

Hiring and Firing Employees

2019-08-08T11:22:47-04:00

Vancouver-based Clear HR Consulting Inc. was asked by Franchise Entrepreneur magazine to contribute an article for their September/October 2010 issue on hiring and firing employees. This article, which begins on page 60, provides numerous tips on how to effectively hire and fire employees, including tips on: how to create a job description; where to effectively [...]

Hiring and Firing Employees2019-08-08T11:22:47-04:00

Get the most from performance reviews

2019-08-08T11:27:58-04:00

Investment Executive contacted Clear HR Consulting for human resources expertise and advice on how to get the most from performance reviews.  Cissy Pau, principal consultant of Vancouver-based Clear HR Consulting, provided some tips on how to have a constructive performance review meeting.  Some of the tips included: Be prepared in advance of the meeting so [...]

Get the most from performance reviews2019-08-08T11:27:58-04:00

How to develop good job descriptions

2019-08-08T11:29:37-04:00

Writing and developing good job descriptions got you down? Investment Executive newspaper contacted Clear HR Consulting for human resources expertise and advice for their two-part series on developing effective job descriptions {part 1} {part 2}. For more information on how to write good job descriptions, be sure to review Clear HR Consulting's newsletter on job [...]

How to develop good job descriptions2019-08-08T11:29:37-04:00

How to properly sack someone – Globe and Mail article

2019-08-08T11:30:58-04:00

The Globe and Mail sought the advice of Vancouver-based Clear HR Consulting for an article on how to properly sack someone. Cissy Pau, principal consultant of Clear HR Consulting, provided the Globe and Mail with human resources expertise on the ins and outs of how to properly fire employees. Some of the tips that Clear [...]

How to properly sack someone – Globe and Mail article2019-08-08T11:30:58-04:00

CBC Radio One Early Edition – Workplace Productivity

2019-08-08T11:36:13-04:00

CBC Radio One contacted Cissy Pau of Vancouver-based Clear HR Consulting to appear on the Early Edition with Rick Cluff on Thursday July 29, 2010 at 6:50 am to discuss workplace productivity and email. For you early birds, please be sure to listen for Cissy's segment!  We'll post the podcast link after it becomes available. [...]

CBC Radio One Early Edition – Workplace Productivity2019-08-08T11:36:13-04:00

How to choose a location for your business

2019-08-08T11:38:35-04:00

Vancouver-based Clear HR Consulting was contacted by BC Business magazine for human resources expertise for an article on how to choose a location for your business. Some expert tips that Cissy Pau, principal consultant of Clear HR Consulting, shared for finding your dream office included: locating your business where you can attract the kind of employees [...]

How to choose a location for your business2019-08-08T11:38:35-04:00