Dream Employer – 2014

  Insights West, Miles Employment Group and the Vancouver Board of Trade partnered together for a second consecutive year to find out whom British Columbians consider to be the Dream Employers in the province and why. Insights West surveyed over 3,300 British Columbians to understand how current employers in the province measure up to what… Read more »

Two Thirds of British Columbians Have Dealt with a “Terrible Boss”

Most current bosses or managers are rated favourably, but many residents recall facing stubbornness, arrogance and even sexual harassment at the workplace. Vancouver, BC – The second annual “Dream Employer” poll, conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and the Vancouver Board of Trade, uncovers a large proportion of disagreeable experiences from… Read more »

British Columbians Ponder Their “Dream Employers”

Better compensation, flexibility and medical benefits would move British Columbians to join a new company. Vancouver, BC – The second annual “Dream Employer” poll, conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and the Vancouver Board of Trade, reveals that three-in-ten employed British Columbians are not particularly satisfied with their workplaces and have… Read more »

City of Vancouver Tops List of Metro Vancouver Dream Employers

Working relationships with colleagues and supervisors cited as highest sources of satisfaction among employees. Vancouver, B.C. – The third annual “Dream Employer” poll of 2,000+ Metro Vancouver residents, conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade, uncovers the drivers of employee satisfaction and reveals the Top… Read more »

Metro Vancouver Residents Name Their Dream Employers

Three in four Metro Vancouver employees are “delighted” or “happy” with their current job situation. Vancouver, B.C. – The third annual “Dream Employer” poll, conducted by Insights West in partnership with Miles Employment Group and the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade, reveals a list of 20 finalists that will be narrowed to the Top 10… Read more »

Metro Vancouver Millennials Shatter Workplace Behaviour Myths

Employees aged 18-35 are more satisfied with their current job and opportunities for advancement than those aged 36-51. Vancouver, BC – A detailed analysis of the third annual Insights West “Dream Employer” poll shatters several myths about the Millennial workforce in Metro Vancouver. The online survey of more than 2,000 employed Metro Vancouverites shows that… Read more »