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Recruitment & Retention Forum: The Business Case for a Living Wage

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Name: Recruitment & Retention Forum: The Business Case for a Living Wage
Date: March 11, 2020
Time: 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM PDT
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:
 

From ski passes and training, to housing and bus passes – the business case for improving your overall compensation package!

Join us for breakfast and a two-part forum, to learn about successful initiatives and innovative options you can utilise to improve your hiring and training cost savings, while improving staff morale, engagement and productivity.

 

Part 1: The Landscape - The Living Wage and the cost of turnover

What exactly is a living wage? Whistler’s Living Wage Report explained - what research tells us about calculating your own “living compensation” and investing in your team. Plus the real reason your staff aren’t staying and the critical cost of turnover.

Panelists:
Toni Metcalf
Caroline Bagnall

 

Part 2: Solutions - How to improve your compensation package

Learn about the impact of investing in your people - a broader look at the benefits you offer has a huge impact your recruitment and retention. How to create and implement an elevated compensation plan for your employees.

Panelists:
Catherine Ludgate
Caroline Bagnall
Alistair Cray


Panelists:
Toni Metcalf,
Manager, Economic Development, RMOW






Catherine Ludgate

Senior Manager, Community Investment at Vancity







Caroline Bagnall

Profitable Hospitality Strategist - Connect Hospitality Strategies Inc.







Alistair Cray,

General Manager, Whistler Cooks/Hunter Gather/Fridge Full








Event Schedule:

8:30 – 9:00:         Breakfast buffet and registration

9:00 – 9:50:         Part 1: The Landscape - The Living Wage and the cost of turnover

9:50 - 10:10:        Networking Break and mid morning refresh (food and coffee in lobby)

10:10 – 11:00:     Part 2: Solutions - How to improve your compensation package



Thank you to our partners!



Cancellation Policy: Payment is non refundable for cancellations made within 3 business days of the event, or non attendance on the day.
If you have registered and paid for an event or training, you will be automatically added to the attendance list.

Event Sponsors:
Location:
Westin Resort & Spa, Whistler
4090 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC V8E 1J3
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Contact Information:
Olivier Dallaire Dumas - Events Manager 604.932.5922 ext. 961
Fees/Admission:

Early Bird Rate (until wed, Feb. 19):
Members $55 Non-Members $75
Table of 6: Members $310

Regular rate:
Members $65 Non-Members $85
Table of 6: Member $380

All prices are subject to GST. Registration is open until Thursday March 5
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